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Should Democracy Be Promoted or Demoted?
Success in promoting democracy requires building partnerships with Middle Eastern countries and establishing regional norms, confidence-building measures, and other forms of dialogue, according to Francis Fukuyama and Michael McFaul in “Should Democracy Be Promoted or Demoted?” (The Washington Quarterly, vol. 31, no. 1, Winter 2007-08, 23-45).
Wednesday, December 19,2007 06:58
Washington Monthly
Success in promoting democracy requires building partnerships with Middle Eastern countries and establishing regional norms, confidence-building measures, and other forms of dialogue, according to Francis Fukuyama and Michael McFaul in “Should Democracy Be Promoted or Demoted?” (The Washington Quarterly, vol. 31, no. 1, Winter 2007-08, 23-45).

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