Voting and democratic citizenship in Africa
- edited by Michael Bratton.
- Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner Pub., 2013.
- Physical description
- x, 323 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Global barometers series.
- Bratton, Michael.
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-312) and index.
- Voting and democratic citizenship in Africa: an overview / Michael Bratton
- Where do elections lead in Africa? / Michael Bratton
- Part I. Vote choice
- Does ethnicity determine support for the governing party? / Pippa Norris and Robert Mattes
- Political competition and ethnic identification in Africa / Benn Eifert, Edward Miguel and Daniel Posner
- Voting intentions in Africa: ethnic, economic or partisan? / Michael Bratton, Ravi Bhavnani and Tse-Hsin Chen
- Part II. Vote buying
- Vote buying and electoral turnout in Kenya / Eric Kramon
- Vote buying and violence in Nigerian election campaigns / Michael Bratton
- Museveni and the 2011 Ugandan election: did the money matter? / Jeffrey Conroy-Krutz and Carolyn Logan
- Part III. Implications for citizenship
- Uncritical citizens: Mozambicans in comparative perspective / Robert Mattes and Carlos Shenga
- Accountability or representation? How electoral systems promote public trust / Wonbin Cho
- Voters but not yet citizens: the weak demand for vertical accountability / Michael Bratton and Carolyn Logan
- Part IV. Implications for democracy
- Critical citizens and submissive subjects: election losers and winners in Africa / Devra Moehler
- Does the quality of elections affect the consolidation of democracy? / Ari Greenberg and Robert Mattes
- Do free elections foster capable governments? / Michael Bratton
- Part V. Conclusion
- Voting and democratic citizenship in Africa: where next? / Michael Bratton.
- Publication date
- The global barometers series
- 9781588268945 (alk. paper)
- 1588268942 (alk. paper)
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