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Can Democracy Be Designed? book. This work explores three groups of questions. How and by whom were democratic institutions (re)introduced? How are they functioning in practice?

Instead they seek to understand how new democratic institutions work in practice and whether and how they actually facilitate the management of conflict in societies whose coherence is at best fragile.

In Bastian, Sunil; Luckham, Robin (ed. Can Democracy be Designed? : the Politics of Institutional Choice in Conflict-torn Societies. London: Zed Books Ltd. pp. 253–276. ISBN 1-84277-151-5, ISBN 978-1-84277-151-8. These were required to withdraw to their respective territories, and a demilitarised Zone of Separation was created, extending for two kilometres on either side of the IEBL and heavily patrolled by international forces. Richard G. Johnson (February 25, 1999). Negotiating the Dayton Peace Accords through Digital Maps".

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Introduction: Can Democracy be Designed? - Sunil Bastian and Robin Luckham. 1. Democratic Institutions and Democratic Politics and Political Violence - Robin Luckham, Anne Marie Goetz and Mary Kaldor. 5. The Politics of Institutional Design: An Overview of the Case of Sri Lanka - Radhika Coomaraswamy. 6. Proportional Representation, Political Violence and the Participation of Women in the Political Process in Sri Lanka - Kishali Pinto Jayawardena. The book reinforces a message that cannot be repeated too often, it seems, which is the need to relate institutions and institutional innovation to its specific political context.

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Can Democracy Be Designed? The Politics of Institutional Choice in Conflict-torn Societies. He concludes the book with an analysis of the political, economic, and cultural factors that will decide whether or not the third wave continues. Democratic Governance Reforming the Ombudsman. Huntington's emphasis on practical application makes this book a valuable tool for anyone engaged in the democratization process.

Constitution drafting has always been undertaken with explicit political purposes in mind. But the process has never been more ambitious, or more difficult, than today as politicians and experts seek to negotiate institutions that will foster stability and order on a democratic basis in countries torn by violent conflict. The extended research investigation out of which this book has grown has ranged across three continents and has examined such apparently intractable cases as Bosnia-Hercegovina, Sri Lanka and Fiji, as well as apparent success stories like South Africa and Uganda.

Can Democracy be Designed?: The Politics of Institutional Choice in Conflict-Torn Societies epub download

ISBN13: 978-1842771501

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Author: Sunil Bastian,Robin Luckham

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Subcategory: Social Sciences

Language: English

Publisher: Zed Books (August 23, 2003)

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