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By Claire Metelits,Stephanie Matti,Nicola de Jager,Daniel Eizenga,Mathurin C. Houngnikpo,Benjamin A. Okonofua,Davin O'Regan,Ian Taylor

This edited quantity specializes in the democratic functionality of regimes in a few of the least populous international locations at the African continent. utilizing a framework constructed via Steven Levitsky and Lucan manner, every one case examine presents in-depth research of democratic contestation within the following arenas: electoral, judiciary, legislature, media, and civil society. This quantity additionally examines the foremost components that push those regimes in both democratic or authoritarian instructions, and the way those regimes are inclined to evolve sooner or later.

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