Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 5 of 5 items for :

  • "clientelism" x
  • Peace and Conflict Studies x
  • All content x
Clear All
Open access

Sheikhs and the City

Urban Paths of Contention in Sidon, Lebanon

Are John Knudsen

Tripoli center to Sidon. This provided the Assir movement with a political platform amidst the city's entrenched poverty and clientelism, thus demonstrating the concomitant link between “Sheiks and the city” as detailed in the conclusion. This article is

Open access

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

Restricted access

Processes of Territorialization in Mexico

Indigenous Government, Violence, and Comunalidad

Philipp Wolfesberger

conflict, which manifests itself as clientelism, as individualized struggle over competition, opposes the bonding of the community and its entrenchment with the land. However, opposition to political parties also represents a force for unity by the people

Open access

Emergent Police States

Racialized Pacification and Police Moralism from Rio's Favelas to Bolsonaro

Tomas Salem and Bjørn Enge Bertelsen

provisions and infrastructural improvements in the communities they control. Thus, despite attempts to create a modern and professional police force, proximity policing reproduced old patterns of military tutelage and clientelism common throughout Brazil and

Restricted access

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