- December 19, 2007
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).