Democracy and Authoritarianism in the Postcommunist World - Valerie Bunce, Michael McFaul & Kathryn Stoner-Weiss

Democracy and Authoritarianism in the Postcommunist World

By Valerie Bunce, Michael McFaul & Kathryn Stoner-Weiss

  • Release Date: 2009-11-30
  • Genre: Politics & Current Events

Description

Democracy and Authoritarianism in the Postcommunist World examines three waves of democratic change that took place in eleven different former Communist nations. It draws important conclusions about the rise, development, and breakdown of both democracy and dictatorship in each country, providing a comparative perspective on the post-Communist world.