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Olle Törnquist

Olle Törnquist is Professor of Political Science and Development Research, University of Oslo, Norway. He has published extensively on politics and development, radical politics, and problems of democratisation in comparative perspective. His recent books include Politics and Development: A Critical Introduction, Popular Development and Democracy: Case Studies in the Philippines, Indonesia and Kerala, and Indonesia's Post-Soeharto Democracy Movement (with S.Adi Prasetyo & E.A.Priyono).

Works

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Assessing Dynamics of Democratisation
Transformative Politics, New Institutions, and the Case of Indonesia

Palgrave Macmillan
Assessing the Dynamics of Democratization grows out of attempts by academics and activists to contribute to transformative politics by building up more and...
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Politicising Democracy
The New Local Politics of Democratisation

Palgrave Macmillan
There is a major contradiction in contemporary politics: there has been a wave of democratization that has swept across much of the world, while at the same...
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Democratization in the Global South
The Importance of Transformative Politics

Palgrave Macmillan
Transformative democratic politics are necessary to the advance of substantive democratization. They are vital to the improvement of popular control over...
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Rethinking Popular Representation

Palgrave Macmillan
Rethinking Popular Representation starts out from the deep concern with contemporary tendencies toward depoliticization of public issues and popular interests....
Olle Törnquist

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Democratization in the Global South
The Importance of Transformative Politics

Palgrave Macmillan
Transformative democratic politics are necessary to the advance of substantive democratization. They are vital to the improvement of popular control over...

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