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The Economic Performance of Governments

Ian McAllister

in Critical Citizens: Global Support for Democratic Government

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198295686
eISBN:
9780191600043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198295685.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

A major conclusion of this book is that there are few consistent trends in popular support for the political community but there is high and perhaps even growing support for democratic values and ... More


“There Was No Other Way”

Alexander Aviña

in Specters of Revolution: Peasant Guerrillas in the Cold War Mexican Countryside

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199936571
eISBN:
9780199345830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936571.003.0006
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 5 chronicles the brief insurgent history of the National Revolutionary Civic Association (ACNR) guerrilla movement led by Genaro Vázquez from 1968 until his death in 1972. The chapter ... More


Welfare Performance and Welfare Support

Wim Van Oorschot and Bart Meuleman (eds)

in Contested Welfare States: Welfare Attitudes in Europe and Beyond

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804782524
eISBN:
9780804783170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804782524.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter examines the relationship between perceived welfare performance and people's support for welfare state responsibility. It indicates that performance has predictive power in addition to ... More


Supporting National Sovereignty in Tatarstan

Giuliano Elise

in Constructing Grievance: Ethnic Nationalism in Russia's Republics

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801447457
eISBN:
9780801460722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801447457.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

This chapter examines the processes that gave rise to mass nationalism by focusing on the experience of Tatarstan, where the people supported the opposition nationalist movement to a greater degree ... More


Introduction: Extraordinary and Everyday Politics in the Muslim Philippines

Thomas M. McKenna

in Muslim Rulers and Rebels: Everyday Politics and Armed Separatism in the Southern Philippines

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520210158
eISBN:
9780520919648
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520210158.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This book investigates the meaning and motivations of the movement for Muslim separatism in the Philippines as it occurred in Cotabato, tracing the development of a Muslim nationalist identity, the ... More


A Poor People’s Revolution

Alexander Aviña

in Specters of Revolution: Peasant Guerrillas in the Cold War Mexican Countryside

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199936571
eISBN:
9780199345830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936571.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 6 follows Lucio Cabañas in his organization of a separate peasant guerrilla army in the mountain ranges of Guerrero from 1967 to 1974 and the launching of a “revolution of the poor.” The ... More


How nationalism and machine politics mix in Russia

Henry E. Hale

in The New Russian Nationalism: "Imperialism, Ethnicity and Authoritarianism 2000-2015"

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781474410427
eISBN:
9781474418751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474410427.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter discusses the relationship between regime type, popular support and nationalism in Russia. It describes the political system as ‘patronal presidentialism’. This term refers to a ... More


An Unfinished Republic: Leading by Word and Deed in Modern China

David Strand

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520267367
eISBN:
9780520948747
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520267367.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This reading of China's twentieth-century political culture argues that the Chinese Revolution of 1911 engendered a new political life—one that began to free men and women from the inequality and ... More


Targeting Affective Life From Above: Morale and Airpower

Ben Anderson

in From Above: War, Violence, and Verticality

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199334797
eISBN:
9780199388226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199334797.003.0012
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter focuses on the relation between affects and the targeting of life from above. The target for the effects of ‘shock’ and ‘awe’ were collective affects interchangeably named as ‘morale’, ... More


The Antisemitic Movement: Miscellaneous Organizations, General Characteristics and the Press

Stephen Wilson

in Ideology and Experience: Anti-Semitism in France at the Time of the Dreyfus Affair

Published in print:
1984
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197100523
eISBN:
9781800340992
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780197100523.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter highlights the other antisemitic organizations that sprang up in France at the time of the Dreyfus Affair. Many political groups then competed to exploit what seemed a promising means of ... More


Lockout: Peace Formation in Northern Ireland

Roger Mac Ginty

in Post-Liberal Peace Transitions: Between Peace Formation and State Formation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474402170
eISBN:
9781474418720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474402170.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter looks at the pros and cons of peace formation in Northern Ireland; a case where many would suppose that international, elite-level, and social claims had moved close together during the ... More


Constitutional Review in Representative Democracy

Dimitrios Kyritsis

in Where Our Protection Lies: Separation of Powers and Constitutional Review

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780199672257
eISBN:
9780191751295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199672257.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The legitimacy of constitutional review of legislation depends on a proper appreciation of the contributions of courts and the legislature in the project of governing. This chapter argues that ... More


Introduction: Regimes and Societies in Authoritarian States

Valerie J. Bunce, Karrie J. Koesel, and Jessica Chen Weiss

in Citizens and the State in Authoritarian Regimes: Comparing China and Russia

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190093488
eISBN:
9780190093525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190093488.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

The introduction sets forth the chief purpose of the edited volume: to illuminate the politics of regime-society relations under authoritarian rule by examining the cases of Russia and China. The ... More


Staging a Greater German Republic: Cross-Border Republican Rallies

Erin R. Hochman

in Imagining a Greater Germany: Republican Nationalism and the Idea of Anschluss

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781501704444
eISBN:
9781501706066
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501704444.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter investigates the use of cross-border visits and motifs in political commemorations and rallies. In particular, it looks at the relationship between the Reichsbanner Schwarz-Rot-Gold and ... More


The People and the Constitution

Roman David and Ian Holliday

in Liberalism and Democracy in Myanmar

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198809609
eISBN:
9780191846885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809609.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Myanmar’s transition is taking place within a constitutional setting devised by the preceding junta and reflecting a military reading of rule by the people, termed discipline-flourishing democracy. ... More


Diversity between Blue Helmets and Locals

Vincenzo Bove, Chiara Ruffa, and Andrea Ruggeri

in Composing Peace: Mission Composition in UN Peacekeeping

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198790655
eISBN:
9780191833168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198790655.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter turns to the external dimension of mission composition and explores to what extent similarity between the peacekeepers and the local population matters for mission’s effectiveness. In ... More


The Year of the French

Tom Scott

in The Swiss and their Neighbours, 1460-1560: Between Accommodation and Aggression

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198725275
eISBN:
9780191792618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198725275.003.0025
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

Bern remained reluctant to offer Geneva active support, a city which, apart from its Protestantism, lay beyond Bern’s geographical orbit. It feared reprisals from the Catholic cantons, and wished to ... More


Selection, Appointment, and Legitimacy: A Political Perspective

R Daniel Kelemen

in Selecting Europe's Judges: A Critical Review of the Appointment Procedures to the European Courts

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198727781
eISBN:
9780191794117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727781.003.0012
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

The chapter advances two central arguments about the relationship between appointment and legitimacy with respect to European courts. First, in order for courts to maintain their legitimacy in the ... More


The Taliban in Kandahar

Anand Gopal

in Talibanistan: Negotiating the Borders Between Terror, Politics, and Religion

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
eISBN:
9780190252656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199893072.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines the rise of the Taliban of Kandahar and the networks and structures through which the members operate. Among the findings are that the Taliban's resurgence in Kandahar after ... More


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