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Current History. 2018; 11779649–55 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.796.49
Published: 01 February 2018
... Ecuador Lenín Moreno Rafael Correa Country Alliance party elections corruption Odebrecht Panama Papers authoritarianism democratic transition 49 Rather than take marching orders from the outgoing president, Moreno distanced his government from the authoritarianism and corruption of the...
Current History. 2016; 11577843–50 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.778.43
Published: 01 February 2016
...Philip Oxhorn [N]ew ideas and new actors are needed to fill the void in the region's public sphere more than ever. © 2020 Current History. All rights reserved. 2020 The Regents of the University of California Philip Oxhorn democratic transition public sphere propaganda censorship...
Current History. 2014; 113765259–264 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.765.259
Published: 01 October 2014
...Andrew Wilson ‘Transition’ is clearly much harder than it was immediately after the collapse of communism in 1989—91, now that the West is weaker and Russia is not only stronger but committed to keeping its neighbors weak. Andrew Wilson transition high stakes crisis Ukraine Russia Putin...
Current History. 2014; 113763185–191 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.763.185
Published: 01 May 2014
... would soon become the main leaders of the Tunisian democratic transition were then utterly power- less due to systemic repression by the regime. The leadership of the Islamist party Ennahda, for example, mainly operated as a network of exiled activists. Nonetheless, the Ben Ali regime inadvertently set...
Current History. 2014; 112751144–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.762.144
Published: 01 April 2014
...Indrani Bagchi As more women get educated and move to the cities, they become the face of a society in transition. Tragically, they also become targets in the conflict that accompanies this transition. © 2014 Current History. All rights reserved. 2014 The Regents of the University of California...
Current History. 2012; 111749362–364 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2012.111.749.362
Published: 01 December 2012
...Ellen Lust; Gamal Soltan; Jakob Wichmann Although Islamism is helping to shape political transitions in the Arab world, this does not foreclose the possibilities of democratization. © 2012 Current History. All rights reserved. 2012 The Regents of the University of California Ellen Lust...
Current History. 2012; 111746203–208 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2012.111.746.203
Published: 01 September 2012
... China Communist Party Congress leadership transition Bo Xilai Chongqing Hu Jintao Xi Jinping Deng Xiaoping Jiang Zemin economy 203 Since Mao Zedong s death, the Chinese Com-munist Party (CCP) has convened a party congress every five years. For this year s gath- ering, localities and...
Current History. 2011; 110735143–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2011.110.735.143
Published: 01 April 2011
...David E. Bloom Indian policy makers have a decisive role to play in capturing the beneficial potential implicit in their country's demographic trajectory. © 2011 Current History. All rights reserved. 2011 The Regents of the University of California David Bloom demographic transition...
Current History. 2011; 110734117–121 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2011.110.734.117
Published: 01 March 2011
...- vision. Other observers see aging as a challenge for the West alone, bearing little relevance for less-developed and transitional countries. They assume immigration from a young South can com- pensate for Europe s aging population. The reality, however, is far more complex and it is highly susceptible to...
Current History. 2011; 11073375–80 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2011.110.733.75
Published: 01 February 2011
... regions of the world have experienced the aging of their populations in significantly dif- ferent ways. The aging of Europe s populations, for example, began long ago with the so-called demographic transition from high fertility and mortality to low fertility and mortality. Because this transition...
Current History. 2001; 100649375–380 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2001.100.649.375
Published: 01 November 2001
... between what they should do ideally and what their constituencies demand. authoritarianism Balkans Croatia media Mesic nationalism Racan transition Tudjman Yugoslav 375 The international community should rethink the applicability in the short run of some of the high principles that guide...