skip to content
The pseudo-democrat's dilemma : why election observation became an international norm Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The pseudo-democrat's dilemma : why election observation became an international norm

Author: Susan D Hyde
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Why did election monitoring become an international norm? Why do "pseudo-democrats" (undemocratic leaders who present themselves as democratic) invite international observers, even when they are likely to be caught manipulating elections? Is election observation an effective tool of democracy promotion, or is it simply a way to legitimize electoral autocracies? This book uses cross-national data on election  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
General
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hyde, Susan D.
Pseudo-democrat's dilemma.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2011
(DLC) 2010049865
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan D Hyde
ISBN: 9780801460777 0801460778 9780801461255 0801461251
OCLC Number: 742515532
Language Note: In English.
Awards: Winner of *Cowinner, 2011 Chadwick F. Alger Prize (Internati.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 245 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Signaling democracy and the norm of internationally observed elections --
Sovereign leaders and the decision to invite observers --
Democracy-contingent benefits --
Does election monitoring matter? --
The quality of monitoring and strategic manipulation --
Conclusion : constrained leaders and changing international expectations.
Responsibility: Susan D. Hyde.

Abstract:

Examining whether election monitoring is an effective way to promote democracy or simply a means to legitimize electoral autocracies.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This is a first-rate book. It is well written, well argued, thorough, creative, and, on top of it all, presents a theory about something that is of great practical and theoretical interest. Susan D. Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/742515532> # The pseudo-democrat's dilemma : why election observation became an international norm
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "742515532" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Place/ithaca> ; # Ithaca
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/political_structures_democracy> ; # Political structures: democracy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/890123> ; # Democratization
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/political_science_political_process> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85041558> ; # Elections--Corrupt practices
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/904333> ; # Elections--Corrupt practices
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/political_science_political_process_general> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--General
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/politics_and_government> ; # Politics and government
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/society_and_social_sciences_society_and_social_sciences> ; # Society and social sciences Society and social sciences
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/political_science_political_process_elections> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--Elections
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/political_structure_and_processes> ; # Political structure and processes
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/904316> ; # Election monitoring
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/324.65/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/977053> ; # International relations
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/185715467> ; # Susan D. Hyde
    schema:datePublished "2011" ;
    schema:description "Why did election monitoring become an international norm? Why do "pseudo-democrats" (undemocratic leaders who present themselves as democratic) invite international observers, even when they are likely to be caught manipulating elections? Is election observation an effective tool of democracy promotion, or is it simply a way to legitimize electoral autocracies? This book uses cross-national data on election observations since 1960 and case studies of Armenia, Indonesia, Haiti, Peru, Togo, and Zimbabwe to explain international election monitoring with a new theory of international norms."@en ;
    schema:description "Signaling democracy and the norm of internationally observed elections -- Sovereign leaders and the decision to invite observers -- Democracy-contingent benefits -- Does election monitoring matter? -- The quality of monitoring and strategic manipulation -- Conclusion : constrained leaders and changing international expectations."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/761551871> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#CreativeWork/pseudo_democrat_s_dilemma> ;
    schema:name "The pseudo-democrat's dilemma : why election observation became an international norm"@en ;
    schema:productID "742515532" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/742515532#PublicationEvent/ithaca_cornell_university_press_2011> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Agent/cornell_university_press> ; # Cornell University Press
    schema:url <http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7591/j.ctt7z647> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10478344> ;
    schema:url <https://muse.jhu.edu/book/26089/> ;
    schema:url <http://oapen.org/search?identifier=626997> ;
    schema:url <http://www.oapen.org/search?identifier=626997> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3138224> ;
    schema:url <http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9780801460777/> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3138224> ;
    schema:url <http://er.llcc.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=843732> ;
    schema:url <http://uclibs.org/PID/293554> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=843732> ;
    schema:url <http://oapen.org/download?type=document&docid=626997> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=681623> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3138224> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801461255> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801460777> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/742515532> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Agent/cornell_university_press> # Cornell University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Cornell University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/political_science_political_process> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/political_science_political_process_elections> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--Elections
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--Elections"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/political_science_political_process_general> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/political_structure_and_processes> # Political structure and processes
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Political structure and processes"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/political_structures_democracy> # Political structures: democracy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Political structures: democracy"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/politics_and_government> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#Topic/society_and_social_sciences_society_and_social_sciences> # Society and social sciences Society and social sciences
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Society and social sciences Society and social sciences"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85041558> # Elections--Corrupt practices
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Elections--Corrupt practices"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/890123> # Democratization
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Democratization"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/904316> # Election monitoring
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Election monitoring"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/904333> # Elections--Corrupt practices
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Elections--Corrupt practices"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/977053> # International relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "International relations"@en ;
    .

<http://oapen.org/search?identifier=626997>
    rdfs:comment "Connect to OAPEN e-book" ;
    .

<http://uclibs.org/PID/293554>
    rdfs:comment "DOAB" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/185715467> # Susan D. Hyde
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hyde" ;
    schema:givenName "Susan D." ;
    schema:name "Susan D. Hyde" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/761551871#CreativeWork/pseudo_democrat_s_dilemma>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Pseudo-democrat's dilemma." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/742515532> ; # The pseudo-democrat's dilemma : why election observation became an international norm
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801460777>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0801460778" ;
    schema:isbn "9780801460777" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780801461255>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0801461251" ;
    schema:isbn "9780801461255" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/742515532>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/742515532> ; # The pseudo-democrat's dilemma : why election observation became an international norm
    schema:dateModified "2018-04-20" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.