1-19 of 19
Keywords: Elections
Close
Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2020) 53 (2): 25–46.
Published: 01 June 2020
... permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, https://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2020 The Regents of the University of California Romania post-communism elections voting behavior...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2020) 53 (2): 76–92.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Dragoș Dragoman; Sabina-Adina Luca The election of a Socialist and pro-Russian candidate in December 2016 as president of Moldova marks a new turn in Moldovan politics. This is in contrast with the pro-Western attitudes of the previous government. Political instability and changing international...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2018) 51 (1): 1–17.
Published: 15 February 2018
.... Businessmen-candidates themselves and their financial backers behind the scenes may become exposed to competitive pressures resulting in violence during election years, because their competitors may find it hard to secure their position in power through the existing legal or informal non-violent means. To...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2015) 48 (4): 301–316.
Published: 06 November 2015
...Petr Voda; Michal Pink This article explains the basis for electoral support for political parties in the Czech and Slovak Republics in the post-1993 period. The database consists of results from Parliamentary elections (in the Czech context, elections to the Chamber of Deputies) and of data...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2015) 48 (1): 61–70.
Published: 13 February 2015
...Håvard Bækken For a considerable part of the political opposition in Russia, elections have been something to be watched from the sidelines. While opposition candidates are formally blocked for legal-administrative reasons, they have repeatedly claimed that registration refusals are politically...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2012) 45 (1-2): 165–174.
Published: 27 April 2012
...Donnacha Ó Beacháin Presidential and parliamentary elections in Abkhazia are pluralistic and competitive. They have led to the transfer of power from government to opposition forces. This in itself is a remarkable fact in the post-Soviet context, where the outcome of elections very often is...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2012) 45 (1-2): 153–163.
Published: 07 April 2012
... political processes inside these entities. To substantiate the argument three elections in the de-facto state of Nagorno-Karabakh are scrutinized. The analysis reveals that contrary to prevalent classifications the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is not frozen, but that indeed the persistent violent conflict...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2011) 44 (4): 309–318.
Published: 01 November 2011
.... Published by Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved. 2011 The Regents of the University of California Latvia Elections Electoral system Representation Political parties Keywords: Latvia each candidate on their party s list. Although the system appears to maximise respon- ral sy been 06, ex...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2010) 43 (4): 397–408.
Published: 01 December 2010
... introducing democracy in Russia’s special circumstances. © 2010 The Regents of the University of California. Published by Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved. 2010 The Regents of the University of California Democracy Democratization Privatization Constitution Russia Elections Legislature...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2010) 43 (4): 373–382.
Published: 04 November 2010
...Jessica Allina-Pisano Drawing on evidence from Ukraine and other post-Soviet states, this article analyses the use of a tool of political coercion known in the post-communist world as adminresurs , or administrative resource. Administrative resource is characterized by the pre-election capture of...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2008) 41 (4): 421–442.
Published: 13 November 2008
... rules of democratic game into their collective advantage, in the 2000s acted with a sense of impunity and lack of any consideration for political accountability that in democracies arrives at the end of any election cycle. Plagued by corruption scandals, they lost their popular base: the economically...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2008) 41 (4): 465–479.
Published: 01 November 2008
... of the Ceauşescu regime and the 1989 revolution. © 2008 The Regents of the University of California. Published by Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved. 2008 The Regents of the University of California Communist successor parties Nationalism Romania Elections Ideology A Romanian...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2008) 41 (3): 317–338.
Published: 31 July 2008
.... 2008 The Regents of the University of California * Corresponding author. Czech Social Democratic Party the Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia Elections Left in the Czech politics Following the regime changes in 1989 and 1990, a certain swing of the pendu- lum could be observed...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2008) 41 (2): 163–187.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Parliament of the Czech Republic by means of an analysis of party election manifestoes. The extent of Europeanization in these documents is analyzed using a bi-dimensional conceptualization. The first we call the quantitative dimension , assesses the space taken by the topic of European integration in each...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2005) 38 (2): 131–165.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Robert S. Kravchuk; Victor Chudowsky This article explores the political, economic, and social forces underlying the east/west cleavage in the 1994 Ukrainian presidential and parliamentary elections. We demonstrate that economic factors—notably, variations in regional economic strength and changes...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2003) 36 (1): 69–86.
Published: 01 March 2003
...F. Millard The Polish parliamentary elections of 2001 took place in a context of fresh upheavals in the configuration of political parties. The architects of the new electoral law aimed to reduce the seats gained by the social democrats and increase their own. They succeeded in the first aim by a...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2001) 34 (3): 323–338.
Published: 01 September 2001
... rights reserved. 2001 The Regents of the University of California * Tel.: +1-510-642-6323. E-mail address : sfish@uclink4.berkeley.edu (M.S. Fish). Mongolia Democracy Democratization Authoritarianism Central Asia Postcommunist Elections Communist and Post-Communist Studies 34 (2001...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (2001) 34 (1): 63–76.
Published: 01 March 2001
... pension, only show weak indications of electoral period manipulation. Finally, the usefulness of buying votes in the Russian case, however, is questioned, considering Yeltsin's failures in various Duma elections. © 2001 The Regents of the University of California. Published by Elsevier Science Ltd...
Journal Articles
Communist and Post-Communist Studies (1998) 32 (1): 45–60.
Published: 15 December 1998
...Jon H. Pammett The word ‘democracy’ has predominantly negative connotations when referring to its practical implementation in Russia. However, Russians are favourable to the idea of democracy in principle, and support the establishment of genuine democracy in the country. Beliefs that elections...