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Democracy promotion, a critical introduction, Jeff Bridoux and Milja Kurki

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2
Contributor
1
Label
Democracy promotion, a critical introduction, Jeff Bridoux and Milja Kurki
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-126) and index
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Main title
Democracy promotion
Nature of contents
bibliography
Responsibility statement
Jeff Bridoux and Milja Kurki
Series statement
Interventions
Sub title
a critical introduction
Summary
"This critical introduction to democracy promotion seeks to provide the reader with an understanding of some of the key dynamics and contentions revolving around this controversial policy agenda" -- Provided by publisher
Table of contents
Introduction : why study democracy promotion today? -- Critical theory and democracy promotion -- Who does democracy promotion and how? -- Is democracy promotion about defence of values or about the safeguarding of interests? -- Is democracy promotion regime change? -- Is democracy promotion context-sensitive? -- Is democracy promotion limited to achieving political reform or does it aim to advance liberal economic reform? -- Is democracy promotion reflective of and constructive of hegemonic power relations? -- Conclusions : rethinking democracy promotion

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