Democracy & Law

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    Courts & Power in Latin America & Africa

    Why do courts hold political power-holders accountable in some democratic and democratizing countries, but not in others?  And, why do some courts remain very timid …

    Projects

    Breaking BAD: Understanding the Backlash Against Democracy in Africa

    Across the globe, democracy is challenged in ways that pose political and social threats – and that challenge the scholarly literature on democratic development. The …