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LSE MSc Int'l Relations 2019/20
#Israel #Democracy 9 months ago

"If you prefer it in numbers, Israel’s democracy ranks 30th in the world, with an average score of 7.79.

That may sound reassuring to anyone concerned that Israel’s democracy is eroding; after all, being in the top quarter of countries around the world surely can’t be too bad. On the other hand, any country with a score of 8.0 and under isn’t a “full democracy,” according to the index."


A high-functioning illiberal democracy: Explaining Israel's ranking in the global democracy index

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