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Civil Society

Review Title

Commentator

Key words Ref.
Limitations of Grassroot Organisations Sarah Lister civil society, grassroot organisations 7

Are Social Movements "Restructuring World Politics"?

Sarah Lister

social movements, civil society, collective action, global governance

14

Making Sense - and Use - of 'Social Capital'

Mick Moore

social capital, collective action, India

25

Political Systems

Review Title

Commentator

Key words Ref.
Elites Oppose the Development of Political Parties (Russia) Mick Moore political parties, institutionalisation, Russia, elites 1

What do Political Parties Do?

Mick Moore

political parties, democracy

13

Policy Processes

Review Title

Commentator

Key words

Ref.

When is Deliberative Democracy Possible?

Mick Moore

participation; deliberative democracy

2

Distributional Coalitions and Economic Reform

Andrew Rosser

economic reform, distributional coalitions, Latin America, neoclassical political economy

9

Accountable Governance in the Age of Partnerships and Contracting Out

Peter Newell

accountability, public sector performance, public sector reform

15

Government-business relations in Africa

Mick Moore

government-business relations

23

State Resources

Review Title Commentator Key words Ref.
Does Local Taxation Make Local Government Responsive to Citizens? Mick Moore taxation, local government, decentralisation. 4

Natural Resource Wealth is Bad for Democracy

Mick Moore democracy, oil, natural resources 3
When Do the Rich Willingly Pay Income Tax?

Mick Moore

taxation, elites, Brazil, South Africa. 5

Taxation and the Development of Democracy in Poland and Russia

Mick Moore

government revenue, elites, democracy, Russia, Poland

18

There Really is a Natural Resource Curse

Mick Moore

oil, natural resources, poverty, civil war.

24

Miscellaneous

Review Title

Commentator

Key words Ref.

Local Developmental States: Who Can Promote What Kind of Industry?

Mick Moore

developmental states, industrial policy, China

6

Why Do Firms Improve Their Environmental Performance?

Peter Newell

environmental standards, government-business relations

8

Is Democracy Good for Small Business?

Mick Moore

small business, government-business relations, democracy

16

Does the Right 'Political Culture' Really Lead to Individuals and Countries to Democracy?

Mick Moore

culture, democracy

10

A Democratic 21st Century? Signals from the United Nation's Human Development Report 2002

Peter Houtzager

democracy, institutions, governance indicators, UNDP

11

How Good is India's 'Own' National Human Development Report

Amit Prakash

India, human development, governance indicators, socio-economic development

12

Mozambique: Can Aid Donors Buy Peace and Democracy?

Mick Moore

conflict, elites, democracy

17

What Causes Civil War?

Mick Moore

civil war, conflict, ethnicity

19

What Can the International Community Do About Collapsed States?

Mick Moore

civil war, conflict, institutions

20

Can the US 'Build a Nation' in Iraq?

Mick Moore

reconstruction, institutions

21

Varieties of Multilevel Governance

Mick Moore

decentralisation, institutions

22

How and why does culture matter

John Harriss

culture, development

26

 

       
     
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