Democratization

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1. Who says that there must be sufficient social organisation and social capital for a society to have a revolution and times of crisis can make the collective action problem easier to solve?

  • Putnam
  • Huntington
  • Coleman
  • Lipset
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2. 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
  • difficulties with interparty coalition building
  • president can't be partisan enough
  • likely to produce legislative deadlock

3. Which country is a good example of feckless pluralism due to many multiparty elections, frequent alternation of power since 1990 yet high public disaffection and little real sense of democratic accountability?

  • Nicaragua
  • Nepal
  • Nigeria

4. Who says that there is insufficient evidence to make the claim the cohabitation is perilous under semi-pres' and that Niger is the only country where cohab has ever been directly responsible for the collapse of democracy?

  • Pasquino
  • Sartori
  • Elgie
  • Shugart

5. By what percent faster to economies of democracies grow than non-democracies?

  • 2.5%
  • 5%
  • 10%
  • 7.5%

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