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IAF Articles: Democratization

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An “Asian Democracy” or a Quality Democracy?

Paper examines the divergence between the governments of Singapore and Malaysia and meaningful democracy. (06/08/2017)

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Myanmar Booms – In Ways Good and Bad
Myanmar Booms – In Ways Good and Bad

Paper analyzes Myanmar’s transition to democracy. By Jeroen Gelsing. (07/27/2015)

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Latin America Sees Second Leftist Wave
Latin America Sees Second Leftist Wave

In 2014, there were presidential elections in El Salvador, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Brazil, Bolivia, and Uruguay, with right-of-center and pro-business parties losing every contest.  Wher... Read More...



This is not 1989
This is not 1989

Contrary to what many believe, recent protests in Hong Kong to not compare well to Tiannanmen Square.  By Barclay Bram Shoemaker. (10/08/2014)

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Are we asking for too much from Mali?
Are we asking for too much from Mali?
Should Mali be given assistance? An analysis of Mali and look into its future. By Dr. Christos Kyrou. (04/26/2013) Read More...


Delivering on the Commitments and Pledges of Afghanistan Conferences
Delivering on the Commitments and Pledges of Afghanistan Conferences
Analysis of recent conference, Afghanistan and the International Community. Can commitments and agreements with Afghanistan deliver as promised? By M. Ashraf Haidari (05/24/2012) Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Kristin Smith Diwan
IA-Forum Interview: Kristin Smith Diwan
IA-Forum speaks with American University's Kristin Smith Diwan about democratization and the prospects for peace in the Middle East. By Valentine Pasquesoone (02/10/2009) Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Mohammed Abu Nimer and Saji Prelis
IA-Forum Interview: Mohammed Abu Nimer and Saji Prelis
IA-Forum speaks with Mohammed Abu Nimer and Saji Prelis of American University's Peacebuilding and Development Institute about the Middle East and prospects for peace. By Valentine Pasquesoone (02/08... Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: David A. Andelman
IA-Forum Interview: David A. Andelman
The Editor of the World Policy Journal David A. Andelman talks about Globalization, the lessons of Versailles, and what makes and breaks a nation-state. By George Pieler and Jens Laurson. (11/11/2008... Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Rana Mitter
IA-Forum Interview: Rana Mitter
IA-Forum speaks with Dr. Rana Mitter, lecturer in modern Chinese history and politics at Oxford University, about the relationship between war and nationalism in China. By Jason Miks (08/11/2008) Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Ambassador David Shinn
IA-Forum Interview: Ambassador David Shinn
IA-Forum speaks with Amb. David Shinn, former U.S. ambassador to Burkina Faso and Ethiopia, about the current situation in Zimbabwe. By Kathryn Kersavage (07/10/2008) Read More...


IA-Forum: Prof. Cynthia McClintock
IA-Forum: Prof. Cynthia McClintock
IA-Forum also posed the same set of questions to Prof. Cynthia McClintock, Director of the Latin American and Hemispheric Studies Program at the Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washing... Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Kenneth Ballen
IA-Forum Interview: Kenneth Ballen
IA-Forum speaks with Kenneth Ballen, president of Terror Free Tomorrow: The Center for Public Opinion, about his organization's latest polling research. IA-Forum (05/18/2008) Read More...


Madhav Nalapat keynote address on Taiwan
Madhav Nalapat keynote address on Taiwan
Transcript of keynote address delivered by Madhav Nalapat at the Bangalore University Conference on Taiwan in the 21st Century on April 25th, 2008. (04/27/2008) Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Prof. David Chandler
IA-Forum Interview: Prof. David Chandler
IA-Forum speaks with Prof. David Chandler about Western interventions in the name of promoting democracy. By Katharine Slocombe (IA-Forum, 03/17/2008) Read More...


Ambassador Haron Amin responds
Ambassador Haron Amin responds
Afghanistan's Ambassador to Japan, HE Haron Amin, responds to our recent roundtable and shares his thoughts on his country's future. (03/13/2008) Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Jack Snyder
IA-Forum Interview: Jack Snyder
International Affairs Forum speaks with Jack Snyder about international relations theory and democracy. By Neal Wells (IA-Forum, 02/29/2008) Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Assistant Prof. Elke Zuern
IA-Forum Interview: Assistant Prof. Elke Zuern
International Affairs Forum discusses the upcoming presidential election in Zimbabwe, and the current economic crisis, with Assistant Professor Elke Zuern. By Vanessa Kortekaas (IA-Forum, 03/06/2008) Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Prof. Victoria Graham
IA-Forum Interview: Prof. Victoria Graham
International Affairs Forum speaks with Victoria Graham of the University of Johannesburg about the recent Zimbabwean elections and the country's suspension from the Commonwealth of African Nations. B... Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Assistant Prof. Jacqueline Klopp
IA-Forum Interview: Assistant Prof. Jacqueline Klopp
IA-Forum speaks with Columbia University's Jacqueline Klopp about the current political crisis in Kenya, the causes of violence, and future prospects for democracy. By Vanessa Kortekaas (IA-Forum, 03/... Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: Prof. Saria Mithul
IA-Forum Interview: Prof. Saria Mithul
IA-Forum speaks with Prof. Saria Mithul of Wilson College about the recent violence in Chad, its origins, and possible solutions to the conflict. By Tarun George (IA-Forum, 03/03/2008) Read More...


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IA-Forum Interview: Ahmed Quraishi
IA-Forum Interview: Ahmed Quraishi
IA Forum discusses the latest events in Pakistan with Pakistani political commentator Ahmed Quraishi. By Jason Miks. (11/04/07) Read More...


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'Shia Democracy’: Myth or Reality?
Paper that discusses the notion of Shias as democratisers. By Sreeram Chaulia. (01/05/2007) Read More...


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Throw the Rascals Out! Elections, Accountability, and Government Performance in East Africa
Author's reflections on a presentation by Dr. Gina Lambright on democratization in Uganda and Kenya. By Grace Kim. (IA-Forum, 3/28/2006) Read More...


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IA-Forum Interview: Ambassador Haron Amin
IA-Forum talks with the Afghan Ambassador to Japan, HE Haron Amin. By Jason Miks. (1/25/2006) Read More...


IA-Forum Interview: MG Abul Faisel and MG Habibi
IA-Forum Interview: MG Abul Faisel and MG Habibi
IA-Forum speaks with MG Abul Faisel, Minister of Inspector General and MG Habibi, Inspector General of the General Staff of Afghanistan about current issues there. Interpreter: Mr. Badi Badiozamani.... Read More...




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