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POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT OF EAST ASIA: BETWEEN DEMOCRACY AND AUTHORITARIANISM
Smolyakov V.A., Zakharova T.I.



         Vladimir Aleksandrovich Smolyakov is Doctor of Political Sciences, Professor of the Department of Social Studies and Humanities at Khabarovsk State Academy of Economics and Law.

E-mail: smolyakov46@mail.ru


         Tatyana Ivanovna Zakharova is Candidate of Political Sciences, Associate Professor, Head of the Department of Public Relations at Khabarovsk State Academy of Economics and Law.

E-mail: tatyanazaharova@mail.ru


Annotation

The article offers a comparative account of political regimes in East Asia over the past two decades. It considers theoretical approaches to the study of cultural and economic premises underlying the democratic transition of East Asian states.

        Key words: form of government, democratization, illiberal democracy, modernization, autocracy, Confucianism.


 
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