Anita Breuer

German Development Insitute

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Online Political Participation: Slacktivism or Efficiency Increased Activism? Evidence from the Brazilian Ficha Limpa Campaign

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Anita Breuer and Bilal Farooq
German Development Insitute and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Social Media, ICT, Political Communication, Political Participation, Activism, Brazil

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The Role of Social Media in Mobilizing Political Protest: Evidence from the Tunisian Revolution

German Development Institute Discussion Paper No. 10/2012, Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), ISSN 1860-0441
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Anita Breuer
German Development Insitute
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Protest Mobilization, ICT, Social Media, Collective Action, Arab Spring, Tunisia

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Social Media and Protest Mobilization: Evidence from the Tunisian Revolution

4th European Communuication Conferece for the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) Istanbul, Turkey, October 24-27, 2012
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Anita Breuer, Todd Landman and Dorothea Farquhar
German Development Insitute, University of Essex and University of Essex
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social media, resource mobilization, digital activism, Tunisian Revolution

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Social Media, Democratization, Political Efficacy, Electoral Behavior, Tunisia, Arab Spring

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Democracy Promotion in the Age of Social Media: Risks and Opportunities

German Development Institute, Briefing Paper 12/2011
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Anita Breuer
German Development Insitute
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Social Media, Internet and Politics, Democracy Promotion

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The Use of Government-Initiated Referendums in Latin America - Towards a Theory of Referendum Causes

Revista Chilena de Ciencia Política, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 23-55, 2009
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Anita Breuer
German Development Insitute
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referendums, Latin America, fragmentation, direct democracy, QCA

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Islamic Political Communication Online: An Analysis of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood's Official English Websites

Fachjournal Soziale Bewegungen, supplement to 1/2014
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 May 2014
Anita Breuer
German Development Insitute
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political communication, Egypt, Muslim Brotherhood, religious actors

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Media Experiences and Communication Strategies of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood from 1928 to 2011: A Brief Historical Overview

Fachjournal Soziale Bewegungen, supplement to 1/2014
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 May 2014
Anita Breuer
German Development Insitute
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political communication, religious actors, Egypt, Muslim Brotherhood

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Institutions of Direct Democracy and Accountability in Latin America's Presidential Democracies

Democratization, Vol.14, No.4, pp. 554–579, August 2007
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Anita Breuer
German Development Insitute
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Latin America, direct democracy, accountability, presidentialism

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Costa Rica's 2007 Referendum on the Dominican Republic - Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR): Citizen Participation or Manipulation?

Representation, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 455-469, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Anita Breuer
German Development Insitute
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Decentralisation in Togo: The Contribution of ICT-Based Participatory Development Approaches to Strengthening Local Governance

German Development Institute Discussion Paper No. 6/2017
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 13 Feb 2017
German Development Insitute, National Metrology Institute of Germany (Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt, PTB), Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KFW) - KfW Development Bank, Finance in Motion GmbH, German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), GOPA Consultants and National Metrology Institute of Germany (Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt, PTB)
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ICT4D, Decentralization, Sub-Saharan Africa, Local Governance

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Obstacles to Citizen Participation by Direct Democracy in Latin America: A Comparative Regional Analysis of Legal Frameworks and Evidence from the Costa Rican Case

Democratization, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 100–134, 2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Anita Breuer
German Development Insitute
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direct democracy, citizen initiatives, comparative institutions, participation, Latin America

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The Problematic Relation between Direct Democracy and Accountability in Latin America: Evidence from the Bolivian Case

Bulletin of Latin American Research, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 1–23, 2008
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Anita Breuer
German Development Insitute
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direct democracy, referendums, accountability, presidentialism, Bolivia

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Policymaking by Referendum in Presidential Systems: Evidence from the Bolivian and Colombian Cases

Latin American Politics and Society, Vol. 50, No. 4, pp. 59–89, 2008
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Nov 2012
Anita Breuer
German Development Insitute
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Latin America, presidentialism, direct democracy, referendum, Colombia, Bolivia