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Unformatted text preview: o No relationship between first elections and violence o PR lessens potential for conflict o Presidential system has no effect on conflict Problems didnt look at: o Agency o Neglect informal institutions o Nature of transition itself how did external pressure impact o Hard to argue between Presidential/Parliamentary without electoral system in place Mousseay (2001) Hypotheses/variables 1. Primordial hypothesis ethnic identity conflict 2. Democracy as means to conflict resolution 3. High levels of democracy political violence Multiethnic 4. Political change conflict 5. Democratization violence Multiethnic 6. Low/high levels of economic development less violence 7. High levels of economic development increase conflict Multiethnic Findings 1. Multiethnicity by itself doesnt impact conflict 2. More democratization, more conflict 3. Multiethnicity does matter Problems...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course INTL 4260 taught by Professor Berejikian during the Spring '08 term at University of Georgia Athens.
- Spring '08