Theses and Dissertations
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Democracy - a tree without roots on the steppes of Central Asia
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2006-12)
This thesis combines transitology and structural analyses to examine the obstacles to democracy in Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. The transitology approach analyzes the impact of domestic political factors (clan politics, ...
Has Ukraine's path to democracy improved from independence to the Orange Revolution?
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2006-06)
Leonid Kuchma (1994-2004) and Viktor Yushchenko (2004-Present) discerning if democracy has progressed or diminished over the past fifteen years.
The media and democracy in Russia
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2005-06)
This thesis considers the evolution of the Russian media and assesses the decrease in media freedom and its effect on Russian democracy. The Russian media has lost most of its freedom and ability to report critically over ...