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Title Democracy and its limits : lessons from Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East / Howard Handelman and Mark Tessler, editors.
Imprint Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c1999.


 Main Stacks  JC421 .D4625 1999    AVAILABLE
Description ix, 353 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note "Recent titles from the Helen Kellog[g] Institute for International Studies"--P. [ii].
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Democracy -- Developing countries.
Democratization -- Developing countries.
Developing countries -- Politics and government.
Contents Democratic survivability in Latin America / Scott Mainwaring -- Hardliners and softliners in the Middle East : problems of governance and the prospects for liberalization in authoritarian political systems / Farhad Kazemi, Augustus Richard Norton -- Institution building and democratization in China / Joseph Fewsmith -- Patronage politics as an obstacle to democracy in South Korea : regional networks and democratic consolidation / Sunhyuk Kim -- Institutions and democracy in Brazil / Barry Ames -- Caciques and coups : the challenges of democratic consolidation in the Philippines / Jeffrey M. Riedinger -- "Waiting for democracy" in Mexico : cultural change and institutional reform / Howard Handelman -- Arab women and political liberalization : challenges and opportunities / Laurie A. Brand -- Democratic concern and Islamic resurgence : converging dimensions of the Arab world's political agenda / Mark Tessler -- Democracy and its discontents : constraints on political citizenship in Latin America / Eric Hershberg -- The painful gradualness of democratization : proceduralism as a necessarily discontinuous revolution / Edward Friedman.
Other Author Handelman, Howard, 1943-
Tessler, Mark A.
Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies.