Much activity undertaken by authoritarian
regimes - whether it is China in Latin America, or Russia in Central Europe - falls outside of this definition, as colleagues and I detailed in a December 2017 report, "Sharp Power: Rising Authoritarian
Interestingly, Luttig observes that "some of the strongest members of the Democratic Party are highly authoritarian
Whites, individuals typically believed to be members of the White working class.
Cheng said the purpose of transitional justice was to restore truth in history, particularly facts about those who had been politically prosecuted or suppressed by the authoritarian
government, instead of laying the blame on the governments of the Martial Law era.
By heightening the international salience of autocratic abuse, increasing the likelihood of Western response, expanding the number of domestic actors with a stake in avoiding international isolation, and shifting the balance of resources and prestige in favor of oppositions, linkage raised the cost of building and sustaining authoritarian
Drawing from the conceptualization of Paola Cesarini and Katherine Hite ("Introducing the Concept of Authoritarian
Legacies," in Nancy Gina Bermeo, ed.
A negative correlation was found between the perceived authoritarian
parenting style and social adjustment, however it was not statistically significant ((P>0.
Lee argues that the main factor determining the success or failure of popular revolts is the military's response--whether the armed forces defect and side with the protesters or suppress the mass demonstrations and uphold authoritarian
In the cases of both the Philippines and Indonesia, personalism within the military led to growing factionalism, and, when popular protests erupted, personalism and the dictator's direct interference in military affairs motivated unhappy senior officers to abandon the authoritarian
regime and ally with disillusioned domestic civilian forces and major figures in the local opposition movement.
According to Altemeyer's (1996) theory, RWA is composed of the three distinct dimensions of authoritarian
submission, and conventionalism.
This may work for some time, but definitely not for a long period -- for one simple reason: In the long term, authoritarian
tendencies are likely to destabilize and erode some of the NATO countries.
The authors examine the official justifications behind US support of authoritarian
regimes and look at the consequences in the past and present.
For Mexican-American children, authoritarian
parenting--defined as strict, controlling, and not responsive to the child's feelings--was correlated with depression.