African Parliaments: Between Governance and Government by M. A. Mohamed Salih Ph.D. (eds.)

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8. Coleman 1960: 255. 24 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. A. MOHAMED SALIH Lord Hailey Report 1979. Mazrui and Tidy 1984: 85. Salih 2001. Salih 2003. Ibid. Duverger 1958. See, for example, Clapham 1982; Van Donge 1995a; Salih 2003. Salih 2001. Ibid. Salih 2003. Ibid. Freund 1984: 246–247. Mwakyembe 1995: 51. Kjekshus 1974a; Hindess 1983. Bynton and Kim 1975: 17. Examples of this include the heated parliamentary debates such as Malawi land policy (Jan.

The third hypothesis, related to the distribution of power, is tested by establishing the effects of four different variables on the quality of governance. These four variables are the type of political system (presidential versus parliamentary) and electoral system (majoritarian versus nonmajoritarian), fractionalization of the legislature and federalism. 4. 1 Type of Political System and Governance. 1 makes clear that there is not a clear-cut relationship between the type of political system in developing countries and their performance in terms of the quality of governance.

A. MOHAMED SALIH space pluralistic politics has created to inform citizens or outsmart their political opponents. g. Auditor General, Ombudsman, and Attorney General) and non-state actors such as NGOs and civil society organizations concerned with advocacy and integrity. Other non-state actors include international finance institutions, regional banks, bilateral and multilateral development agencies. Internal and external pressures are brought to bear on both parliament and the executive through the direct and indirect force of at least being seen to be acting in the public interest.

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