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9. Women and Gender

9. Women and Gender  

Vicky Randall

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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Mar 2017
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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0009
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This chapter explores the relationship between women/gender and political processes in the developing world. It begins with a discussion of the social context and ‘construction’ of gender, ... More
Introduction

Introduction  

Lise Rakner and Vicky Randall

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0101
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This edition examines the changing nature of politics in the developing world in the twenty-first century, with emphasis on the complex and changing nexus between state and society. It ... More
11. Social Movements and Alternative Politics

11. Social Movements and Alternative Politics  

Siri Gloppen

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0011
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This chapter examines how social movements in the developing world and ‘bottom-up’ alternative politics, supported by new technology and globalized networks, can strengthen democracy. It ... More
20. IndonesiaDynamics of Regime Change

20. Indonesia: Dynamics of Regime Change  

Gyda Marås Sindre

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0020
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This chapter examines the dynamics of regime change in Indonesia since 1998, with a particular focus on political mobilization against the backdrop of institutional reform. In the decade ... More
25. NigeriaConsolidating Democracy and Human Rights

25. Nigeria: Consolidating Democracy and Human Rights  

Stephen Wright

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0025
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This chapter examines the consolidation of democracy and human rights in Nigeria. With regard to the relationship between development and human rights, Nigeria presents an interesting ... More
27. SudanHuman Rights, Development, and Democracy

27. Sudan: Human Rights, Development, and Democracy  

Liv Tønnessen

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0027
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This chapter examines human rights, development, and democracy in Sudan. Since gaining independence in 1956, Sudan has been dominated by a northern Muslim ‘ethnocracy’ — a factor that ... More
1. Changing Analytical Approaches to the Study of Politics in the Developing World

1. Changing Analytical Approaches to the Study of Politics in the Developing World  

Vicky Randall

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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This chapter discusses the main broad analytical approaches or frameworks of interpretation that have been used in studying politics in the developing world. It first considers two ... More
18. Human Rights

18. Human Rights  

Michael Freeman

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0018
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This chapter examines the concept of human rights, which derives primarily from the Charter of the United Nations adopted in 1945 immediately after World War II. It first provides a brief ... More
14. Democratization and Regime Change

14. Democratization and Regime Change  

Lise Rakner

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0014
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This chapter explores the link between democratization and regime change in the developing world. It begins with a discussion of theories of democratization, along with recent trends and ... More
17. Environment

17. Environment  

Peter Newell

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0017
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This chapter examines how developing countries are managing the relationship between the environment and development. Despite being widely regarded as a threat to their economic development ... More
2. Colonialism and Post-Colonial Development

2. Colonialism and Post-Colonial Development  

James Chiriyankandath

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0002
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This chapter examines the impact of colonialism on post-colonial political development. It first provides an overview of the post-colonial world, noting how politics in developing countries ... More
22. IraqA Failing State?

22. Iraq: A Failing State?  

Nadje Al-Ali and Nicola Pratt

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0022
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This chapter examines whether Iraq is a failed state and how it drew such characterization. It focuses on the period since the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in 2003 that toppled Saddam Hussein. ... More
3. Institutional Perspectives

3. Institutional Perspectives  

Lise Rakner and Vicky Randall

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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Mar 2017
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9780191851001
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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0003
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This chapter examines the role of institutions and how institutionalism is applied in the analysis of politics in the developing world. It begins with a discussion of three main strands of ... More
5. The Developing World in International Politics

5. The Developing World in International Politics  

Stephen Hobden

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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Mar 2017
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9780191851001
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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0005
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This chapter examines the role of developing countries in international politics. International relations, as a discipline, has traditionally overlooked the significance of the developing ... More
8. Religion

8. Religion  

Jeff Haynes

in Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)

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Mar 2017
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9780191851001
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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.003.0008
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This chapter explores the relationship between religion and politics. It first defines the concept of religion before discussing its contemporary political and social salience in many ... More
Politics in the Developing World

Politics in the Developing World (5th edn)  

Peter Burnell, Vicky Randall, and Lise Rakner (eds)

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Mar 2017
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Sep 2017
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9780191851001
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10.1093/hepl/9780198737438.001.0001
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9780198737438
Politics in the Developing World provides an introduction to politics in the developing world. This fifth edition has been updated to address topical issues and themes, ... More

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