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Repertoires, Meet Regimes

Charles Tilly

in Regimes and Repertoires

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226803500
eISBN:
9780226803531
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226803531.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter identifies systematic variations in repertoires across different sorts of regime. It begins by describing regime by regime, locating regimes within the space, and then maps out what ... More


Myrlie Evers: November 26, 1963, Freedom House Award Ceremony, New York, New York

Davis W. Houck and David E. Dixon

in Women and the Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1965

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604731071
eISBN:
9781604737608
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604731071.003.0029
Subject:
History, African-American History

Born on March 17, 1933, in Vicksburg, Mississippi, Myrlie Beasley Evers was a civil rights activist like her husband, Medgar Evers. In 1954, the couple moved to the state capital of Jackson, where ... More


Research Design and Quantitative Analysis

Cynthia McClintock

in Electoral Rules and Democracy in Latin America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190879754
eISBN:
9780190879792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879754.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

The chapter describes the dataset: the independent variables (presidential-election rule—runoff versus plurality—as well as years of runoff and years of plurality) and the dependent variables: levels ... More


Electoral Trust in Latin America

Arturo Maldonado and Mitchell A. Seligson

in Advancing Electoral Integrity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199368709
eISBN:
9780199368730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199368709.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

This chapter examines the emergence of the third wave of democratization in Latin America and the Caribbean, where elections have rapidly become more routinized and institutionalized so that, with ... More


Why Is North Korea Not the South?

Walter C. Clemens

in North Korea and the World: Human Rights, Arms Control, and Strategies for Negotiation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813167466
eISBN:
9780813167756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813167466.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter Ten focuses on fitness – the capacity to cope with complex challenges and opportunities so as to enhance one’s own survival and other interests. Clemens discusses the fitness of North Korea ... More


The Objective and Subjective Development Indices

Miguel E. Basáñez and Ronald F. Inglehart

in A World of Three Cultures: Honor, Achievement and Joy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190270360
eISBN:
9780190270407
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190270360.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

Current measures of development are not helping countries set their incentives and priorities properly. This chapter discusses some shortcomings of current methods of measuring development (including ... More


Education for peace: Concepts and Institutions

David A. Hamburg and Beatrix A. Hamburg

in Learning to Live Together: Preventing Hatred and Violence in Child and Adolescent Development

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195157796
eISBN:
9780197561980
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195157796.003.0021
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

What is distinctive about education for peace? It subsumes much else that precedes it in this book, drawing especially on the basic concepts and educational processes for conflict resolution. But ... More


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