Authoritarianism Goes Global (A Journal of Democracy Book) by Larry Diamond,Marc F. Plattner,Christopher Walker PDF

By Larry Diamond,Marc F. Plattner,Christopher Walker

ISBN-10: 1421419971

ISBN-13: 9781421419978

Over the previous decade, intolerant powers became emboldened and won impact in the worldwide area. top authoritarian countries—including China, Iran, Russia, Saudi Arabia, and Venezuela—have constructed new instruments and methods to comprise the unfold of democracy and problem the liberal foreign political order. in the meantime, the complicated democracies have retreated, failing to reply to the probability posed via the authoritarians.

As undemocratic regimes develop into extra assertive, they're operating jointly to repress civil society whereas tightening their grip on our on-line world and increasing their achieve in foreign media. those political alterations have fostered the emergence of latest counternorms—such because the authoritarian subversion of credible election monitoring—that threaten to additional erode the worldwide status of liberal democracy.

In Authoritarianism is going Global, a extraordinary crew of individuals current clean insights at the complex concerns surrounding the authoritarian resurgence and the consequences of those systemic shifts for the overseas order. This selection of essays is important for advancing our knowing of the rising demanding situations to democratic improvement.

Contributors: Anne Applebaum, Anne-Marie Brady, Alexander Cooley, Javier Corrales, Ron Deibert, Larry Diamond, Patrick Merloe, Abbas Milani, Andrew Nathan, Marc F. Plattner, Peter Pomerantsev, Douglas Rutzen, Lilia Shevtsova, Alex Vatanka, Christopher Walker, and Frederic Wehrey

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