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Why Muslims like democracy yet have so little of it

  • Robbert Maseland


  • André Hoorn


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Public Choice.

Volume (Year): 147 (2011)
Issue (Month): 3 (June)
Pages: 481-496

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Handle: RePEc:kap:pubcho:v:147:y:2011:i:3:p:481-496
DOI: 10.1007/s11127-010-9642-5
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