Democratization

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1. Which of the following is not a reason why the combination of presidentialism and multipartism is destabilizing according to Mainwaring?

  • more likely to produce ideological polarization
  • president can't be partisan enough
  • likely to produce legislative deadlock
  • difficulties with interparty coalition building
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2. Which of the following is not a form of semi-presidentialism?

  • president-parliamentism (PM and cabinet chosen by pres and responsible to it)
  • premier-parliamentism
  • premier-presidentialism (pres chosen by leg)

3. Who says 'Winner-take-all is a function of electoral systems, not of institutions in the abstract'?

  • Carey
  • Horowitz
  • Shugart
  • Pasquino

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

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

5. Which of the following is not an unconsolidated germinal democracy with temporarily slipped back into authoritarianism?

  • Spain
  • Vietnam
  • Korea
  • Portugal

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