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Conclusions: The Growth of Critical Citizens and Its Consequences

Pippa Norris

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:
10.1093/0198295685.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This concluding chapter considers four common claims that are made concerning the consequences of any erosion of confidence in the institutions of representative democracy and. the growth of critical ... More


Germany: Multiple Veto Points, Informal Coordination, and Problems of Hidden Action

Thomas Saalfeld

in Delegation and Accountability in Parliamentary Democracies

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780198297840
eISBN:
9780191602016
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019829784X.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Argues that the German federal system was designed to avoid past problems with instability and abuse of power. This constitutional design disperses political power among many political and economic ... More


Support for Democracy and Authoritarianism: The Geostrategic Utility of Cooperative Leadership

Amaney A. Jamal

in Of Empires and Citizens: Pro-American Democracy or No Democracy at All?

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691149646
eISBN:
9781400845477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691149646.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter offers quantitative support to the causal logics citizens employ when engaging democracy, authoritarianism, regime stability, and transition in Jordan and Kuwait. Because the argument ... More


The Struggle over Regime Change

Andreas Schedler

in The Politics of Uncertainty: Sustaining and Subverting Electoral Authoritarianism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680320
eISBN:
9780191760242
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680320.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

When do electoral autocracies undergo regime change? When do they democratize? When do they experience authoritarian closure? The chapter seeks to explain the trajectories of electoral authoritarian ... More


In Search of a Theory of Minor Powers in Interstate Asymmetric Conflict

Marinko Bobić

in Why Minor Powers Risk Wars with Major Powers: A Comparative Study of the Post-Cold War Era

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781529205206
eISBN:
9781529205244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529205206.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The second chapter presents the theoretical framework of minor powers in asymmetric interstate conflicts, in line with problem-driven pragmatism. The framework examines how foreign support, window of ... More


Introduction

Marlene Mauk

in Citizen Support for Democratic and Autocratic Regimes

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198854852
eISBN:
9780191888960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198854852.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This introductory chapter develops three core research questions for the book: How widespread is citizen support for the respective regime in democracies and autocracies? What individual-level ... More


Conclusion

Marlene Mauk

in Citizen Support for Democratic and Autocratic Regimes

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198854852
eISBN:
9780191888960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198854852.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This final chapter provides a conclusion to the book. It summarizes the theoretical argument and core empirical findings of the book and points out how these contribute to the literature on regime ... More


Conceptualizing political support in democracies and autocracies

Marlene Mauk

in Citizen Support for Democratic and Autocratic Regimes

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198854852
eISBN:
9780191888960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198854852.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter conceptualizes political support in democratic and autocratic contexts. It first sets the basis for a comparison between democratic and autocratic contexts by defining both democracy and ... More


An Erosion of Confidence? The Antarctic Treaty System in the Twenty-first Century

Daniela Liggett

in Diplomacy on Ice: Energy and the Environment in the Arctic and Antarctic

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300205169
eISBN:
9780300210385
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300205169.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

More than 50 years after the Antarctic Treaty was conceived and signed, the Antarctic Treaty System is facing increasing external pressures that challenge the way the Antarctic is being governed. ... More


The Multilateral Trade System Goes Bananas

Sivan Shlomo Agon

in International Adjudication on Trial: The Effectiveness of the WTO Dispute Settlement System

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780198788966
eISBN:
9780191830976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198788966.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The transatlantic Bananas dispute rambled on in the multilateral trade system for almost two decades. The convoluted conflict, standing at the centre of this chapter, provides a useful starting point ... More


Communist Resilience: Institutional Adaptations in Post-Tiananmen China

Wang Feng and Yang Su

in Socialism Vanquished, Socialism Challenged: Eastern Europe and China, 1989-2009

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199895977
eISBN:
9780199980116
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199895977.003.0081
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter explores three aspects of institutional change in China since 1989 that undergird the resilience of Chinese communist rule. It first documents renewed state dominance in the economy, ... More


The Basics of Government: Cohesive and Robust Local States

Juan Wang

in The Sinews of State Power: The Rise and Demise of The Cohesive Local State in Rural China

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190605735
eISBN:
9780190609511
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190605735.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

This chapter introduces the theoretical, empirical, and conceptual focus of the book. The primary goal is to illustrate how the cohesive local state in rural China has contributed to regime stability ... More


Conclusion

Juan Wang

in The Sinews of State Power: The Rise and Demise of The Cohesive Local State in Rural China

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190605735
eISBN:
9780190609511
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190605735.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

China’s political stability and sustainable growth are two issue areas that concern the world. As shown in this book, both are in question. The disruption of local elite cohesion resulted in an ... More


The Transatlantic Conflict Over Beefed-Up Beef

Sivan Shlomo Agon

in International Adjudication on Trial: The Effectiveness of the WTO Dispute Settlement System

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2019
ISBN:
9780198788966
eISBN:
9780191830976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198788966.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Alongside EC-Bananas, the transatlantic trade feud over hormone-fed beef constitutes another informative case study for investigating how the challenges invoked in perennial disputes affect the ... More


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