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Volume 24, Number 4, October 2013

Table of Contents

Democracy and the Quality of the State

pp. 5-16 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0074

Reflections on “Governance”

pp. 17-28 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0058

Tracking the “Arab Spring”


Why the Modest Harvest?

pp. 29-44 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0061


Egypt’s Failed Transition

pp. 45-58 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0064


Syria and the Future of Authoritarianism

pp. 59-73 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0067


Yemen Changes Everything… And Nothing

pp. 74-85 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0070


Libya Starts from Scratch

pp. 86-96 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0073

The Third Wave: Inside the Numbers

pp. 97-109 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0057

Paraguay and the Politics of Impeachment

pp. 110-123 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0060

Research Report

Assessing the Quality of Elections

pp. 124-135 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0063

Malaysia’s Elections: A Step Backward

pp. 136-150 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0066



Reexamining African Elections

pp. 151-160 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0069


Confusing Categories, Shifting Targets

pp. 161-167 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0072

Books in Review

Separated at Birth?

pp. 168-171 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0056

Books Received

pp. 172-174 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0059

Election Watch

pp. 175-179 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0062

Documents on Democracy

pp. 180-184 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0065

News and Notes

pp. 185-187 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0068

Contents of Volume 24, 2013

pp. 188-189 | DOI: 10.1353/jod.2013.0071

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