Essays about: "Neopatrimonialism"

Found 3 essays containing the word Neopatrimonialism.

  1. 1. Understanding and Explaining Corruption : A case study of Afghanistan

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper

    Author : Enayatulla Adel; [2016]
    Keywords : Afghanistan; Corruption; Clientelism; Patronage; Neopatrimonialism; Nepotism; Embezzlement; Favoritism;

    Abstract : Afghanistan a country affected by decades of war and invasions has been subject of democratization and state-building of foreign donors post-2001. Despite the efforts of international community for improvements of state institutions, the country is and has been located at the bottom corruption indexes for many years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Democratic Transition in the Democratic Republic of Congo After The Cold War

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Serge Mukiele Bwana; [2012]
    Keywords : Authoritarian Regime; Democracy; Democratic Transition; Leadership; Neopatrimonialism.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis has investigated the prevailing understanding of poor leadership as a major impediment to the democratization of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Analytical studies found evidences on the correlation between the authoritarian regimes installed in the Democratic Republic of Congo and the abortive process of democratization under the leadership of Mobutu Sese Seko and Laurent-Désiré Kabila. READ MORE

  3. 3. Clinging to Power-The Initiation, Reproduction and Maintenance of Neopatrimonial Rule in Zimbabwe

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Kristian Olsson Selerud; [2008]
    Keywords : Zimbabwe; Neopatrimonialism; Path dependency; power; legitimacy; Political and administrative sciences; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : As is common in African states, the former liberation movement, ZANU (PF) still retains power in Zimbabwe. This essay analyses how Robert Mugabe and his party has managed to remain in power despite an economic and political crisis. READ MORE