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Breaking Down the Meaning of Constitutional Breakdown

Tom Gerald Daly

in Constitutionalism under Stress

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198864738
eISBN:
9780191896774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864738.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter argues that Wojciech Sadurski’s work on the deterioration of Polish democracy suggests the Polish context may present a bridge between two key conceptual frameworks: democratic breakdown ... More


Sri Lanka: Pandemic-Catalyzed Democratic Backsliding

Bhavani Fonseka, Luwie Ganeshathasan, and Asanga Welikala

in Covid-19 in Asia: Law and Policy Contexts

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780197553831
eISBN:
9780197553862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197553831.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This chapter investigates Sri Lanka’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Covid-19 has posed for Sri Lanka not only a public health challenge and an economic challenge but also, perhaps most ... More


Democratic Erosion Without Prerequisites? Poland and the Two Liberalisms

Tom Ginsburg

in Constitutionalism under Stress

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198864738
eISBN:
9780191896774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864738.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This contribution takes as its starting point Professor Sadurski’s analysis of the Polish slide from democracy. Poland’s populists learned from Hungary, trying many of the same strategies as Viktor ... More


Exit from Above: Russia and China Seek to Transform the International Order

Alexander Cooley and Daniel Nexon

in Exit from Hegemony: The Unraveling of the American Global Order

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190916473
eISBN:
9780190054557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916473.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Russia and China are engaged in substantial efforts to contest existing international architecture while building alternative infrastructure. A desire for greater influence and status drives some of ... More


Exit Made in America: The Trump Presidency

Alexander Cooley and Daniel Nexon

in Exit from Hegemony: The Unraveling of the American Global Order

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190916473
eISBN:
9780190054557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916473.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Donald Trump and Trumpism are less the cause of the current crisis in the American system than a symptom and accelerant of underlying trends. This chapter examines the continuities and differences ... More


Poland's Constitutional Breakdown

Wojciech Sadurski

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780198840503
eISBN:
9780191876219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198840503.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

After its double victory in the 2015 presidential and parliamentary elections in Poland, the populist Law and Justice (Prawo i Sprawiedliwość (PiS)) party began to dismantle all major checks and ... More


Peopling of the Journalistic Imagination: Four Kinds of Anti-intellectualism

Michael McDevitt

in Where Ideas Go to Die: The Fate of Intellect in American Journalism

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190869953
eISBN:
9780197519448
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190869953.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Chapter 2 posits that journalism invests in democratic decline through representation of grievance, benefiting in fact, from anti-elitist insurgence at the expense of other institutions. Political ... More


Conclusion

Ekrem Karakoç

in Inequality After the Transition: Political Parties, Party Systems, and Social Policy in Southern and Postcommunist Europe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198826927
eISBN:
9780191865831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826927.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

This chapter returns to the research question of this study and briefly restates its argument and main findings. It discusses the role of explanatory factors of this study, namely party system ... More


Integrating De Jure Independence

Brad Epperly

in The Political Foundations of Judicial Independence in Dictatorship and Democracy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780198845027
eISBN:
9780191880384
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845027.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 4 addresses the disconnect between the results in Chapter 3 and existing case studies of competition and independence. It argues that in democracies, changes in the competitiveness of the ... More


Exit from Hegemony: The Unraveling of the American Global Order

Alexander Cooley and Daniel Nexon

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190916473
eISBN:
9780190054557
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916473.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

We live in a period of uncertainty about the fate of American global leadership and the future of international order. The 2016 election of Donald Trump led many to pronounce the death, or at least ... More


Exit from Within: Right-Wing Transnationalism as Counter-Order Movements

Alexander Cooley and Daniel Nexon

in Exit from Hegemony: The Unraveling of the American Global Order

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190916473
eISBN:
9780190054557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916473.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Right-wing illiberal movements have enjoyed a run of political success. This manifests in Trump’s capture of the Republican Party and subsequent election; the number of illiberal, right-wing parties ... More


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