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Pac'Stão versus the City of Police

Contentious Activism Facing Megaprojects, Authoritarianism, and Violence

Einar Braathen

overcome the combination of social fragmentation and political clientelism. However, the ARV did not manage to develop a joint agenda with the public authorities, and not all the concerned communities supported it in this regard. Instead, the ARV responded

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The Debts of War

Bifurcated Veterans’ Mobilization and Political Order in Post-settlement El Salvador

Ralph Sprenkels

performance. Clientelism, Dissatisfaction, and Joint Veterans’ Organizing As evident from this article, former rank-and-file generally held negative opinions regarding the performance of their leadership (see also Ching 2016 ). Both groups of veterans

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’Tis but a Habit in an Unconsolidated Democracy

Habitual Voting, Political Alienation and Spectatorship

Anthony Lawrence A. Borja

.g. clientelism). The negative attitude towards non-electoral means of participation is due not only to the severe limits imposed upon such activities but the exposure of inactive spectators to the results of such a disempowerment, and to other behavioural

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Nissim Leon, Judy Baumel-Schwartz, Amir Paz-Fuchs, and Roy Kreitner

the process. Neo-liberalism was proposed as the only sober and unbiased organizational structure that transcends parochialism and clientelism and would thus drive forward a modern economy. It is therefore ironic that neo-liberalism was, in fact

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Professionalizing Persons and Foretelling Futures

Capacity Building in Post-Earthquake Haiti

Kristin LaHatte

. 2009 . ‘ Active Citizenship or Passive Clientelism? Accountability and Development in Solomon Islands’. Development in Practice 19 ( 8 ): 964 – 980 . 10.1080/09614520903220784 Dupuy , A. 2005 . ‘ Globalization, World Bank, and the Haitian

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“If the coronavirus doesn’t kill us, hunger will”

Regional absenteeism and the Wayuu permanent humanitarian crisis

Claudia Puerta Silva, Esteban Torres Muriel, Roberto Carlos Amaya Epiayú, Alicia Dorado González, Fatima Epieyú, Estefanía Frías Epinayú, Álvaro Ipuana Guariyü, Miguel Ramírez Boscán, and Jakeline Romero Epiayú

and clientelism, which aggravates internal conflicts in Wayuu communities due to competition for survival. The need for survival strategies is leading the Wayuu to sacrifice their “banks”—that is to say, their animals. For example, goats are being

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Corrective Capacities

From Unruly Politics to Democratic Capacitación

Susan Ellison

he considered a troubling capacity of sindicalista (union) leaders to enforce adherence to blockades and protests. During my interview with his project team, Molina explained that, ‘There is a system of cellular clientelism … each block in El Alto

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Masculinity on Stage

Dueling in the Greek Capital, 1870–1918

Dimitra Vassiliadou

army officers, and clientelism, which privileged a close, at times interpersonal relationship between politicians and constituents, the duel increasingly became a means to demonstrate in the public arena a man's integrity, and thus his legitimate claim

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The Will of the People?

Carl Schmitt and Jean-Jacques Rousseau on a Key Question in Democratic Theory

Samuel Salzborn

participate in the feast.” ( Schmitt [1931] 1996: 88–89 ; translation from Vinx 2015: 143 ) Schmitt criticizes social and political pluralism by polemically exaggerating it as a raw clientelism that ultimately endangers the unity of the state and the

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Antipoverty Measures

The Potential for Shaming and Dignity Building through Delivery Interactions

Erika Gubrium and Sony Pellissery

characterized by corruption, patronage, or clientelism, negotiation may even more deeply reinscribe existing power relations ( Pellissery 2006 ). In these cases, eligibility and access to services may depend on the networks and contacts possessed by the user