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January 2015, Volume 16, Issue 1
Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Issue
- Is Democracy in Decline?
Marc F. Plattner
- Why Is Democracy Performing So Poorly?
- The Weight of Geopolitics
- Crisis and Transition, But Not Decline
Philippe C. Schmitter
- The Myth of the Democratic Recession
Steven Levitsky and Lucan Way
- Democracy Aid at 25: Time to Choose
- Has the Door Closed on Arab Democracy?
- The Splintering of Postcommunist Europe
- Africa’s Waning Democratic Commitment
- Cross-Currents in Latin America
Scott Mainwaring and Anibal Perez-Linan
- India, Sri Lanka, and the Majoritarian Danger
- Facing Up to the Democratic Recession
The Authoritarian Resurgence
- China’s Challenge
Russia’s Political System: Imperialism and Decay
BOOKS IN REVIEW
Flirting with Disaster
A review of An Uncanny Era: Conversations Between Vaclav Havel and Adam Michnik, translated and edited by Elzbieta Matynia.