Evaluating U.S. democracy promotion in the balkans: Ironies, inconsistencies, and unexamined influences

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Abstract

Most reports assessing USAID-funded democracy-promotion projects are exercises in information control and management, rather than knowledge production or circulation. Some examples from Kosovo and Macedonia illustrate the types of distortions that can result when agendas and interests trump clear-eyed and objective assessment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3-15
Number of pages13
JournalProblems of Post-Communism
Volume56
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2009

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Evaluating U.S. democracy promotion in the balkans : Ironies, inconsistencies, and unexamined influences. / Brown, Keith.

In: Problems of Post-Communism, Vol. 56, No. 3, 01.05.2009, p. 3-15.

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