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Armenia’s election: the status quo wins at the expense of democracy

Ishkanian, Armine (2017) Armenia’s election: the status quo wins at the expense of democracy. LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (04 Apr 2017). Website.

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Armenia held elections on 2 April which saw the ruling Republican Party of Armenia win the largest share of the vote. Armine Ishkanian indicates that the result was highly disappointing for civil society groups and democracy activists in the country. The question now is whether these groups will succumb to frustration and despair, or whether they will begin the difficult and time-intensive work of building democracy from the bottom up.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s)
Divisions: Social Policy
Conflict and Civil Society
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
Date Deposited: 04 Apr 2017 15:47
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 08:59

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