Dilemmas of Democratic Consolidation: A Game-theory Approach

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FirstForumPress, 2010 - Political Science - 177 pages
Why have so many attempts at democracy in the past half-century failed? Confronting this much discussed question, this title offers a novel explanation for the coups and rebellions that have toppled fledgling democratic regimes and that continue to threaten many democracies.

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Contents

The Democracy Game
25
How Fragile Is Democracy?
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How Does Democracy Break Down?
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