Democracies divided : the global challenge of political polarization (Book, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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Democracies divided : the global challenge of political polarization

Author: Thomas Carothers; Andrew O'Donohue
Publisher: Washington, D.C. Brookings Institution Press [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Severe political polarization is increasingly afflicting old and new democracies alike, producing the erosion of democratic norms and rising societal anger. This volume is the first book-length  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Carothers; Andrew O'Donohue
ISBN: 9780815737216 0815737211
OCLC Number: 1128852918
Description: vi, 311 Seiten ; 23 cm
Contents: Severe polarization and democratic breakdown --
The Islamist-secularist divide and Turkey's descent into severe polarization / Senem Ayd'n-Düzgit --
Persistent ethnic polarization in Kenya / Gilbert M. Khadiagala --
Severe polarization and democratic stress --
The long path of polarization in the United States / Thomas Carothers --
Hindu nationalism and political polarization in india / Niranjan Sahoo --
Of "patriots" and citizens : asymmetric populist polarization in Poland / Joanna Fomina --
Elite polarization in relatively homogenous societies --
Colombia's polarizing peace efforts / Andreas E. Feldmann --
Winner takes all : elite power struggles and polarization in Bangladesh / Naomi Hossain --
Staying clear? --
Polarization and democratic decline in Indonesia / Eve Warburton --
Brazil : when political oligarchies limit polarization but fuel populism --
Umberto Mignozzetti and Matias Spektor.
Responsibility: edited by Thomas Carothers, Andrew O'Donohue.

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