Nations in Transit 2007: Democratization from Central Europe to Eurasia

Front Cover
Jeannette Goehring
Rowman & Littlefield, 2007 - Political Science - 773 pages
0 Reviews
Since 1995, the Nations in Transit series has monitored the status of democratic change from Central Europe to Eurasia and pinpointed for policymakers, researchers, journalists, and democracy advocates alike the greatest reform challenges and reform opportunities facing the countries and territories that make up this vast geographic space. Covering 29 countries and administrative areas, Nations in Transit 2007 provides comparative ratings and in-depth analysis of electoral processes, civil society, independent media, national democratic governance, local democratic governance, judicial framework & independence, and corruption. Freedom House which for more than a quarter century has rated global political rights and civil liberties in its benchmark Freedom in the World surveys has developed a ratings system that allows for comparative analysis of reforms. Nations in Transit findings have drawn important linkages between democratic accountability, good governance, and the rule of law. In doing so it has made clear the essential nature of all these elements to the development of stable, free, and prosperous societies. The results are incisive, authoritative, and comprehensive.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

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

Contents

I
7
II
9
IV
10
V
11
VI
18
VII
19
VIII
23
IX
25
XXI
46
XXII
47
XXIII
48
XXIV
49
XXV
50
XXVII
78
XXVIII
210
XXIX
228

X
31
XI
32
XII
35
XIII
38
XIV
39
XV
40
XVI
42
XVIII
43
XIX
44
XX
45
XXX
254
XXXI
444
XXXII
470
XXXIII
496
XXXIV
628
XXXVI
754
XXXVII
773
XXXVIII
774
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2007)

\Freedom House is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that supports democratic change, monitors freedom, and advocates for democracy and human rights.

Bibliographic information