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Lars G Svåsand

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  • E-postLars.Svasand@uib.no
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political parties, party organisations, parties in new democracies, democratization, electoral processes

Elections and political parties

Scandinavian politics

Bøker
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Patel, Nandini. 2013. Government and Politics of Malawi. 370 sider. ISBN: 978-99908-0-019-7.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Patel, Nandini. 2007. Government and Politics in Malawi. 420 sider. ISBN: 978-99908-87-08-2.
  • Demker, Marie; Svåsand, Lars G. 2005. Partiernas århundrade. Fempartimodellens uppgång och fall i Norge och Sverige. Santérus Academic Press Sweden. 474 sider. ISBN: 9189449762.
  • Heidar, Knut Martin; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Partier uten grenser? ISBN: 82-518-3623-9.
  • Strøm, Kaare; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Challenges to Political Parties: the case of Norway. University of Michigan Press. 408 sider. ISBN: 0-472-10680-5.
  • Strøm, Kåre; Svåsand, Lars. 1997. Challenges to Political Parties. -1 sider.
  • Strøm, Kåre; Svåsand, Lars. 1997. Challenges to Political Parties. The Case of Norway. -1 sider. ISBN: 0-472-10680-5.
  • Heidar, Knut Martin; Svåsand, Lars. 1994. Partiene i en brytningstid. 386 sider. ISBN: 82-419-0153-4.
Tidsskriftartikler
  • Muriaas, Ragnhild Louise; Svåsand, Lars G. 2015. Opposition parties and the decentralisation process in South Africa and Zambia. Commonwealth and Comparative Politics. 53: 475-496. doi: 10.1080/14662043.2015.1089003
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2014. Regulation of political parties and party functions in Malawi: Incentive structures and the selective application of the rules. International Political Science Review. 35: 275-290. doi: 10.1177/0192512114524243
  • Rakner, Lise; Svåsand, Lars G. 2013. “Competition and participation, but no democracy: The politics of elections in Africa´s feckless regimes”. Statsvetenskaplig Tidsskrift. 115: 365-384.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2013. The concept of opposition and the structure of opposition in Malawi. Commonwealth and Comparative Politics. 51: 306-325.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2011. Democratization in Malawi: Moving Forward, Stuck in Transition or Backsliding? Forum for Development Studies. 38: 1-24. Publisert 2011-03-22. doi: 10.1080/08039410.2010.548077
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2011. Financing Elections in Malawi: Between National Processes and the International Community. Representation: Journal of Representative Democracy. 47: 417-434. doi: 10.1080/00344893.2011.615548
  • Rakner, Lise; Svåsand, Lars G. 2010. In search of the impact of international support for political parties in new democracies: Malawi and Zambia compared. Democratization. 17: 1250-1274. doi: 10.1080/13510347.2010.520555
  • Makara, Sabiti; Rakner, Lise; Svåsand, Lars G. 2009. Turnaround: The national resistance movement and the reintroduction of a multiparty system in Uganda. International Political Science Review. 30: 185-204. doi: 10.1177/0192512109102436
  • Rakner, Lise; Svåsand, Lars G. 2009. Valgets politikk: Betydningen av legale og administrative virkemidler for å beholde makten i Malawi og Uganda. Politica - Tidsskrift for politisk videnskab. 41: 268-282.
  • Rakner, Lise; Svåsand, Lars G. 2009. Valgets politikk: Betydningen av administrative og legale virkemidler for å beholde makten i Malawi og Uganda. Politica - Tidsskrift for politisk videnskab. 41: 268-282.
  • Rakner, Lise; Svåsand, Lars G; Khembo, Nixon S. 2007. Fissions and fusions, foes and friends - Party system restructuring in Malawi in the 2004 general elections. Comparative Political Studies. 40: 1112-1137. doi: 10.1177/0010414006290782
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Rakner, Lise. 2005. Stuck in Transition: Electoral Processes in Zambia 1991-2001. Democratization. 12: 85-105.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2004. Hanne Marthe Narud, Mogens N. Pedersen, Henry Valen (eds.): Party sovereignty and citizen control. Selecting candidates for parliamentary elections in Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Norway, Odense 2002, University Press of Southern Denmark. Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning. 45: 120-122.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Heidar, Knut. 2004. Political parties in Norway - 40 years later. Tidsskrift for samfunnsforskning. 2. 295-318.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Rakner, Lise. 2004. From Dominant to Competitive Party System: The Zambian Experience 1991-2001. Party Politics. 10: 49-68.
  • Randall, Vicky; Svåsand, Lars G. 2002. Party institutionalization in new democracies. Party Politics. 8: 5-30.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2002. Introduction: The contribution of parties to democracy and democratic consolidation. MANGLER.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2002. Political parties and democratic consolidation in Africa. MANGLER.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2000. Demokratiets utfordringer i det 21. århundrede. Bergens Tidende. Publisert 2000-08-14.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2000. Demokratiets utfordringer i det 21. århundrede. Bergens Tidende. Publisert 2000-08-14.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Pierre, Jon; Widfeldt, Anders. 2000. State subsidies to political parties: confronting rhetoric with reality. West European Politics. 23: 1-24.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Pierre, Jon; Widfeldt, Anders. 2000. State subsidies to political parties: confronting rhetoric with reality. West European Politics. 23: 1-24.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Pierre, Jon; Widfeldt, Anders. 2000. State subsidies to political parties: Confronting rhetoric with reality. West European Politics. 1-24.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. The Influence of new parties on old parties' platforms: the case of the Progress parties and the Conservative parties of Denmark and Norway. Party Politics. 3.
Rapporter/avhandlinger
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2015. What do we know about the effects of international assistance to political parties in new democracies? Expertgruppen for bistandsanalys, Stockholm. 85 sider.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Schakel, Lydeke. 2015. An evaluation of NIMD’s application of direct party assistance. Netherlands Institute for Multiparty Democracy. 73 sider.
  • Christensen, Dag Arne; Midtbø, Tor; Ringkjøb, Hans-Erik; Svåsand, Lars G; Aars, Jacob. 2004. Ny personvalgordning og hva så? En analyse av kommune- og fylkestingsvalget i 2003. Rapport - Rokkansenteret. 3: 8. Rokkansenteret, Bergen. 149 sider.
  • Bwalya, Eddie; Rakner, Lise; Svåsand, Lars G. 2003. The PRSP process in Zambia. CMI, Bergen.
  • Mathisen, Harald; Svåsand, Lars G. 2001. Funding political parties in emerging African democracies: What role for Norway? Christian Michelsens Institutt, Bergen. 23 sider.
  • Rakner, Lise; Svåsand, Lars G. 2001. Elections for better or for worse? Assessing the experiences with multiparty elections in sub-Saharan Africa. Christian Michelsens Institutt, Bergen. 35 sider.
Bokkapitler
  • Mjelde, Hilmar Langhelle; Svåsand, Lars G. 2016. Party decline? Chapter 4, sider 51-72. I:
    • Peters, Yvette; Tatham, Michael Robert. 2016. Democratic Transformations in Europe 31: Challenges and Prospects. Routledge. ISBN: 1138100471.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2013. Party development in the old world: And in the new. 13, sider 253-274. I:
    • Müller, Wolfgang; Narud, Hanne Marthe. 2013. Party Governance and Party Democracy. Springer Science+Business Media B.V.. 276 sider. ISBN: 978-1-4614-6588-1.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Rakner, Lise. 2012. Foreign aid, democracy promotion and democratic progress. Chapter 4, sider 39-48. I:
    • Blom-Hansen, J.; Green-Pedersen, Christoffer; Skaanning, Svend-Erik. 2012. Democracy, Elections and Political Parties. 229 sider. ISBN: 978-87-7335-165-9.
  • Rakner, Lise; Svåsand, Lars G. 2011. In search of the impact of international support for political parties in new democracies: Malawi and Zambia compared. Chapter 9, sider 186-210. I:
    • Burnell, Peter; Gerrits, André W. M. 2011. Promoting Party Politics in Emerging Democracies. Routledge. 256 sider. ISBN: 978-0-415-59423-3.
  • Magolowonde, Augustin; Svåsand, Lars G. 2010. One Man Ownership: Political Parties and their Struggle for Democratic Standards. Key Players, sider 265-294. I:
    • Ott, Martin; Kanyongolo, Fidelis Edge. 2010. Democracy in progress. Malawi's 2009 parliamentary and presidential elections. Kachere Series. 444 sider. ISBN: 978-99908-87-89-1.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Kiiza, Julius; Tabaro, Robert. 2008. Organising parties for the 2006 elections. 9, sider 201-230. I:
    • Kiiza, Julius; Makara, Sabiti; Rakner, Lise. 2008. Electoral democracy in Uganda : understanding institutional processes and outcomes of the 2006 multiparty elections. Fountain Publishers. 302 sider. ISBN: 9789970026708.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Makara, Sabiti; Rakner, Lise. 2008. Turnaround: The National Resistance Movement and the re-introduction of a multiparty system in Uganda. 11, sider 262-286. I:
    • Kiiza, Julius; Makara, Sabiti; Rakner, Lise. 2008. Electoral democracy in Uganda : understanding institutional processes and outcomes of the 2006 multiparty elections. Fountain Publishers. 302 sider. ISBN: 9789970026708.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Khembo, Nixon S. 2007. Political Parties. 7, sider 207-238. I:
    • Svåsand, Lars G; Patel, Nandini. 2007. Government and Politics in Malawi. 420 sider. ISBN: 978-99908-87-08-2.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Demker, Marie. 2005. Partiene som institusjoner i demokratiet. 2, sider 39-50. I:
    • Demker, Marie; Svåsand, Lars G. 2005. Partiernas århundrade. Fempartimodellens uppgång och fall i Norge och Sverige. Santérus Academic Press Sweden. 474 sider. ISBN: 9189449762.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Demker, Marie. 2005. Partisystemenes utviklingslinjer. 14, sider 375-388. I:
    • Demker, Marie; Svåsand, Lars G. 2005. Partiernas århundrade. Fempartimodellens uppgång och fall i Norge och Sverige. Santérus Academic Press Sweden. 474 sider. ISBN: 9189449762.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Demker, Marie. 2005. Den nordiska fempartimodellen: En tilfallighet eller ett fundament? 1, sider 9-37. I:
    • Demker, Marie; Svåsand, Lars G. 2005. Partiernas århundrade. Fempartimodellens uppgång och fall i Norge och Sverige. Santérus Academic Press Sweden. 474 sider. ISBN: 9189449762.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Wørlund, Ingemar. 2005. Partifremvekst og partioverlevelse: Fremskrittspartiet og Ny Demokrati. 11, sider 253-278. I:
    • Demker, Marie; Svåsand, Lars G. 2005. Partiernas århundrade. Fempartimodellens uppgång och fall i Norge och Sverige. Santérus Academic Press Sweden. 474 sider. ISBN: 9189449762.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2002. The cross-pressure hypothesis. I:
    • [Mangler etternavn], [Mangler fornavn]. 2002. Theory and methods in the social sciences. Textbook for first year social science students.
  • Randall, Vicky; Svåsand, Lars G. 2001. Party Institutionalization and the New Democracies. 75-96. I:
    • Haynes, Jeff. 2001. Democracy and political change in the Third World. Routledge. ISBN: 0-415-24443-9.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2000. Statlig finansiering av politiske partier: intensjonene og utfallet. 1-24. I:
    • [Mangler etternavn], [Mangler fornavn]. 2000. MANGLER. MANGLER.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 2000. Statlig finansiering av politiske partier: intensjonene og utfallet. 1-24. I:
    • [Mangler etternavn], [Mangler fornavn]. 2000. NOU: xx. Akademisk Forlag.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 1999. Krysspresshypotesen. 188-196. I:
    • Larsen, Stein Ugelvik. 1999. Teori og metode i samfunnsfaga. Det Norske Samlaget. ISBN: 82-521-5430-1.
  • Heidar, Knut Martin; Svåsand, Lars. 1998. Nordiske partiers samarbeidsmønstre - med hverandre og med Europa. 290-317. I:
    • Olsen, Johan P; Sverdrup, Bjørn Otto. 1998. Europa i Norden. Europeisering av nordisk samarbeid. -1 sider.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 1998. Scandinavian Right-Wing Radicalism. 77-95. I:
    • Betz, Hans-Georg; Immerfall, Stefan. 1998. The New Politics of the Right: Neo-Populist Parties and Mov ements in Established Democracies. ISBN: 0-312-21338-7.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 1998. The Center-Right Parties in Norwegian Politics: Between Reformist Labor and Radical Progress. 171-199. I:
    • Wilson, Frank L. 1998. The European Center-Right at the End of the Twentieth Centu ry. ISBN: 0-312-16578-1.
  • Svåsand, Lars G. 1998. Nordiske partiers samarbeismønstre - med hverandre og med Europa. 290-317. I:
    • Olsen, Johan P.; Sverdrup, Bjørn Otto. 1998. Europa i Norden. ISBN: 82-518-3721-9.
  • Heidar, Knut Martin; Pettersen, Hanne C.; Svåsand, Lars. 1997. Norske partiers internasjonale forbindelser. Kapittel, sider 67-101. I:
    • Heidar, Knut Martin; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Partier uten grenser? ISBN: 82-518-3623-9.
  • Heidar, Knut Martin; Pettersen, Hanne C.; Svåsand, Lars. 1997. Internasjonalt partisamarbeid. Kapittel, sider 33-66. I:
    • Heidar, Knut Martin; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Partier uten grenser? ISBN: 82-518-3623-9.
  • Heidar, Knut Martin; Svåsand, Lars. 1997. Internasjonale partisammenslutninger: partier eller organisasjoner? Kapittel, sider 17-32. I:
    • Heidar, Knut Martin; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Partier uten grenser? ISBN: 82-518-3623-9.
  • Heidar, Knut Martin; Svåsand, Lars. 1997. Politiske partier og den internasjonale arena. Kapittel, sider 258-270. I:
    • Heidar, Knut Martin; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Partier uten grenser? ISBN: 82-518-3623-9.
  • Strøm, Kaare; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Conclusion: The limits of entrepeneurship. 321-342. I:
    • Strøm, Kaare; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Challenges to Political Parties: the case of Norway. University of Michigan Press. 408 sider. ISBN: 0-472-10680-5.
  • Strøm, Kaare; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Beyond the nation-state: Foreign policy controversies. 321-342. I:
    • Strøm, Kaare; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Challenges to Political Parties: the case of Norway. University of Michigan Press. 408 sider. ISBN: 0-472-10680-5.
  • Strøm, Kaare; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Political parties in Norway: Facing the challenges of a new society. 1-32. I:
    • Strøm, Kaare; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Challenges to Political Parties: the case of Norway. University of Michigan Press. 408 sider. ISBN: 0-472-10680-5.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Strøm, Kaare; Rasch, Bjørn Erik. 1997. CChange and adaption in party organization. 91-124. I:
    • Strøm, Kaare; Svåsand, Lars G. 1997. Challenges to Political Parties: the case of Norway. University of Michigan Press. 408 sider. ISBN: 0-472-10680-5.
  • Svåsand, Lars G; Selle, Per. 1982. Partiorganisasjon og valgresultat: en drøfting av ulike sammenhenger. -. I:
    • Anckar, Dag; Damgaard, Erik; Valen, Henry. 1982. Partier, Ideologier, väljare : en antologi. Åbo Akademis Förlag. 263 sider. ISBN: 9516488641.

Se fullstendig oversikt over publikasjoner i CRIStin.

 

“Party Institutionalization in New Democracies” (with Vicky Randall, University of Essex), Party Politics, Vol. 8 No 1, 2002, 5-29

 

 

“Parties, party systems and democratic consolidation in the Third world”, Special issue of

Democratization, Vol. 9, No.3, guest editors: Vicky Randall and Lars Svåsand

 

 

 

“Stuck in transition: Electoral processes in Zambia, 1991-2001”, (with Lise Rakner), Democratization, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp 1-21

 

Partiernas århundrade. Fempartimodellens uppgang och fall i Norge og Sverige, (Marie Demker och Lars Svåsand, red.), Gøteborg, Santerus Forlag 

 

Government and Politics in Malawi, (eds. Nandini Patel and Lars Svåsand),

Blantyre, Kachere Books. Vol 33, 2007

 

“Political Parties” (with Nixon S. Khembo), in Government and Politics in Malawi, (eds. Nandini Patel and Lars Svåsand), Blantyre, Kachere Books. Vol 33, 2007, pp. 207-238

 

”Fissions and fusions, friends and foes: Party system restructuring in Malawi”, (with Lise Rakner and Nixon S. Khembo) Comparative Political Studies, Vol 40, No. 9, September 2007, 1112-1137

 

 

 

Organising parties for the 2006 elections” (co-authored with Julius Kiiza and Robert Tabaro), in Julius Kiiza, Sabiti Makara and Lise Rakner (eds.): Electoral democracy in Uganda, Kampala, Fountain Press, 201-230

 

“Partienes funksjoner: Malawi i komparativt perspektiv”, kapitel til K. Pedersen (ed.): Festskrift til Lars Bille, København 2008

“Internal party democracy: The case of the United Democratic Front in Malawi”, Paper til Nordic Political Science Association, Tromsø 6.-8. August 2008

  

“Turnaround: The National Resistance Movement and the re-introduction of a multiparty system in Uganda” (with Sabiti Makara and Lise Rakner), International Political Science Review, March 2009

Magolowondo, A., & Svåsand, L. (2010). “One man ownership: Political parties and their struggle for democratic standards”,  In M. Ott & F. E. Kanyongolo (Eds.), Democracy in Progress.  Malawi’s 2009 parliamentary and presidential elections, Blantyre, Kachere Books, 265-294

 

Lise Rakner and Lars Svåsand:  “In search of the impact of international support for political parties in new democracies: Malawi and Zambia compared” Democratization, 2010 ;Volum 17.(6) s. 1250-1274

 

Lars Svåsand: Democratic consolidation in Malawi: progressing, stuck in transition, or backsliding? Forum for Development Studies vol 38 no. 1 2011, pp. 1-24

 Lars Svåsand: Financing elections in Malawi: Between national processes and the international comunity, Representation, Vol 47, No. 4, 2011, pp. 417-434

valgprosesser, demokratisering, politiske partier

Impacts of international party assistance (with Lise Rakner)

Democratic consolidation in Malawi (see NUFU project overview)

Procedural democracy in political parties

- Political parties in the 2009 general elections

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