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1. What, according to Huntington is a wave of democratization?

  • a group of transitions from nondemocratic to democratic regimes that occur within a period of time that significantly outnumber transitions in the opposite direction during that period of time
  • a period in which democracy is consolidated across the majority of democratic regimes
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2. Who says that if Linz' focus had been post-colonial Africa and Asia, parliamentary systems would be the the institutional demon?

  • Horowitz
  • Lewis
  • Pasquino

3. Who suggests that semi-pres supports democratic survival by virtue of its flexibility?

  • Shugart and Carey
  • Moe and Caldwell
  • Pasquino and Sartori
  • Skach and Shugart

4. Which of the following is not a criticism of Linz made by Horowitz?

  • his argument rests on a mechanistic 'caricatured' view of the presidency
  • latin america's legacy of military dictatorships isn't accounted for
  • his data is based on a regionally skewed and highly selective sample

5. Who says that natural resources and womens' role in Muslim societies are the main obstacles to democratization there?

  • Rabbit
  • Fish
  • Dog
  • Zebra


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