Facing Up to the Democratic Recession

  title={Facing Up to the Democratic Recession},
  author={Larry Diamond},
  journal={Journal of Democracy},
  pages={141 - 155}
  • L. Diamond
  • Published 7 January 2015
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Democracy
Larry Diamond is founding coeditor of the Journal of Democracy, se- nior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University, and director of Stan- ford's Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law. The year 2014 marked the fortieth anniversary of Portugal's Revolu- tion of the Carnations, which inaugurated what Samuel P. Huntington dubbed the "third wave" of global democratization. Any assessment of the state of global… 

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