Nicaragua in the 20 th century : 100 years of patronage by Turid Hagene

  • Turid Hagene
Democracy is a concept often deployed with claims to universality. This paper argues, however, that research needs to include understandings of local constituencies' own perceptions of democracy and participation. Nicaragua during the 20 th century is presented as a case. Ethnic and cultural diversity, in conjunction with economic and social stratification… CONTINUE READING