Abstract: The paper presents data on local electoral rules and political bodies for all Southern African countries. It explores the impact of these rules on the political process and highlights issues that might influence the viability and consolidation of democratic politics at local and national level.
Author(s): Hartmann, Christof
Source(s): , IEE working papers; 175 21 p., ill., tabs, 30 cm IEE working papers 175
Published: 2003 Ruhr-Universität Bochum. Institut für Entwicklungsforschung und Entwicklungspolitik (IEE), Bochum (English