Freedom in the World: 1997-1998: The Annual Survey of Political Rights and Civil Liberties, 1997-1998

Front Cover
Transaction Publishers, Apr 1, 1998 - Business & Economics - 610 pages
0 Reviews

The Comparative Survey of Freedom is an institutional effort by Freedom House to monitor the progress and decline of political rights and civil lib­erties in 191 nations and 59 related territories. These year-end reviews of freedom began in 1955, when they were called the Balance Sheet of Free­dom and, still later, the Annual Sur­vey of the Progress of Freedom. This program was expanded in the early 1970s, and has appeared in Freedom Review since 1973. It has also been issued in a more developed context as a yearbook since 1978.

Since 1989, the Survey project has been a year-long effort produced by regional experts, consultants and hu­man rights specialists. The Survey derives its information from a wide range of sources. Most valued of these are the many human rights activists, journalists, editors and political fig­ures around the world who keep us informed of the human rights situa­tion in their countries.

Throughout the year. Freedom House personnel regularly conduct fact-finding missions to gain more in-depth knowledge of the vast political transformations affecting our world. During these week-to-month-long in­vestigations, we make every effort to meet a cross-section of political par­ties and associations, human rights monitors, religious figures, represen­tatives of both the private sector and trade union movement, academics and journalists. During the past year. Free­dom House staff traveled to numerous countries throughout most of the world's geographical and political re­gions. The Survey project team also consults a vast array of published source materials, ranging from the reports of other human rights organi­zations to often rare, regional news­papers and magazines.

This year's Survey team includes: Adrian Karatnycky, Martin Edwin Anderson, Kristen Guida, Marshall Freeman Harris, Thomas R. Lansner, Arch Puddington, Leonard R. Sussman, and George Zarycky. The general edi­tor of Freedom in the World is Roger Kaplan; the managing editor is Tara Kelly. This year's research coordinator was Charles Graybow.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Related books

Other editions - View all

References to this book

References from web pages

Freedom in the World: Political Rights and Civil Liberties 1986 ...
Series: Freedom in the World Hardback, 421 pages, $98.95 Copyright ©1987, Greenwood Press ISBN: 0-313-25906-2 DOI: 10.1336/0313259062 ...
doi.contentdirections.com/ mr/ greenwood.jsp?doi=10.1336/ 0313259062

BACKGROUND
(Freedom in the World/ Freedom. House (ed.). ISSN 0732-6610) . ISBN 0-313-25906-2. INDEX TERMS: freedom of information/ civil and political rights/ ...
rsq.oxfordjournals.org/ cgi/ reprint/ 7/ 4/ 28.pdf

Economic freedom - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Social Institutions of Capitalism: Evolution and Design of Social Contracts. (2003). Edward Elgar Publishing. ISBN 1843764954 p.44; ^ Freedom in the World. ...
en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Economic_freedom

COUNCIL for PARITY DEMOCRACY
The ratings for Women's Advancement are those updated annually from a list supplied by me for "Freedom in the World 1988-1989". ...
webzoom.freewebs.com/ shequality/ 4.%20%2015-17%20May%201998%20%20Birmingham%20England.doc

COUNCIL for PARITY DEMOCRACY
The ratings are published in the yearbook Freedom in the World 2006-2007, ISBN 0 7658 0760 2., and on www.freedomhouse.org. The Freedom House yearbooks ...
www.shequality.org/ Women's%20Advancement,%20Political%20Rights%20& %20Civil%20Liberties%20in%20222%20Countries%20in%2...

Freedom In The World - Boek - BESLIST.nl
Bekijk en vergelijk informatie, beoordelingen, vragen & antwoorden en de beste winkels voor 'Freedom In The World' op BESLIST.nl ▪ Boeken Engels ...
boeken_engels.beslist.nl/ boeken_engels/ d0000239881/ Freedom_In_The_World.html

Freedom in the World: The Annual Survey of Political Rights and ...
Freedom in the World: The Annual Survey of Political Rights and Civil Liberties. Freedom In The World: The Annual Survey Of Political Rights & Civil ...
www.bookfayre.cz/ books/ item/ 9780742558977.html.cs

Aviso Report
11, 0792335341, LC71.2, INTERNATIONAL HANDBOOK OF EDUCATIONAL CHANGE, HARGREAVES, ANDY (ED). 10, 0803953178, H61.25, STRUCTURAL EQUATION MODELING CONCEPTS ...
birch.usask.ca/ cgi-bin/ btitles.pl

Perpustakaan Departemen Pendidikan Nasional
Judul: Freedom in the world : the annual surve isbn: 0765806754 Penerbit: FREEDOM HOUSE Tahun Terbit: c199 Dewey Suffix: KAR Kode Koleksi: ...
setjen.diknas.go.id/ libdiknas/ index.php?fuseaction=koleksi.detail& brlk=1025297

webpac 條列資料
Freedom in the world : political rights and civil liberties 1980 ... 書名, Freedom in the world: political rights and civil liberties 1980 ...
lib.rdec.gov.tw/ WebPAC/ Bin/ WC_opac.ASP?WCI=WI_list& WCE=11927

About the author (1998)

Adrian Karatnycky is the president of Freedom House.

Bibliographic information