Publications

Africa: In Search of Good Governance

Jul 07, 2011
A thematic collection from Igwe on Africa's needs and current events. more

Seabed Boundary Issues in the Yellow Sea

Jul 07, 2011
by Choon-Ho Pak more

CES 2, p. 79-99

Jul 07, 2011
CONFERENCES ON THE ENVIRONMENT IN CHINA 79, INVENTORY OF ENVIRONMENTAL WORK IN CHINA 81, BIBLIOGRAPHIC GUIDE TO THE LITERATURE 94 more

Peruzzotti, Enrique, "The Nature Of The New Argentine Democracy. The Delegative Democracy Argument Revisited", Journal of Latin American Studies, Vol. 33, Part I, February 2001.

Jul 07, 2011
O Donnell's diagnosis regarding the delegative nature of the new Latin American democracies has won wide acceptance in current debates on institutional consolidation. Through the analysis of the Argentine case, the article will challenge the delegative democracy argument as one-sided. The delegativeness hypothesis, it will be argued, turns a blind eye to the truly innovative processes that have taken place within Argentine society and that make this democratizing wave distinctive. more

CES 7 Chinese Version Section 2

Jul 07, 2011
Feature Article: Quenching Beijing's Thirst: The Need for Integrated Management for the Endangered Miyun Reservoir by Christoph Peisert and Eva Sternfeld Feature Article: A Different Growing Season South of the Mountains: Guangdong Province Rethinks its Agricultural Development Model by Peter Riggs Commentaries: Assessing the Achievements and Problems of Rural Resource Management Programs in Western China: A Case Study from Gansu Province by Seth Cook; Food, Environment and Health Post-SARS: Corporate Expectations and Participation by Megan Tracy; Atypical Environmental NGOs in Guangdong by Sylvia Ping Song; Green Labeling and Energy Efficiency in China by Gary McNeil and David Hathaway more

Final Acts: A Guide to Preserving the Records of Truth Commissions

Jul 07, 2011
Final Acts is a guide to questions of law, politics, physical preservation, and access regarding materials generated by truth commissions. For example, how do the records relate to the law that created the commission? Who owns the evidence? Are there political constraints on the preservation of, or access to, some records? Does the country have an institution professionally capable of maintaining the records? Final Acts also describes the truth commissions that have completed their work so far and the disposition, or in some cases the loss, of their records. More about this title can be found on the Wilson Center Press website. more

Japanese Women: Lineage and Legacies

Jul 07, 2011
In this report, six experts from a variety of academic disciplines examine the choices and challenges of Japanese women, ranging from declining fertility and employment patterns to the difficulties of balancing work and family. A central focus is the debate over whether a female should be allowed to inherit the imperial throne, and the implications for gender equality and national pride in Japan. more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.