Conflicting Objectives in Democracy Promotion
Do All Good Things Go Together?
|Series title:||Democratization Special Issues Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $150.00|
| Book Description: |
The agenda of external actors often includes a number of objectives that do not necessarily and automatically go together. Fostering security and stability in semi-authoritarian regimes collides with policies aimed at the support of processes of democratization prone to conflict and destabilization. Meanwhile, the promotion of national self-determination and political empowerment might lead to forms of democracy, partially incompatible with liberal understandings. These conflicting... More Description