Research

In the Dutch Parliament celebrating 100 years of universal suffrage.

Peer-reviewed publications

Cachalia, R. & Schoeman, A. (2017). Violent extremism in South Africa: Assessing the current threat, Southern Africa Report, vol. 7, May 2017.

Based on interviews with 40 experts, this brief examines the threat that violent extremism poses to South Africa and the government’s response to this challenge.

Schoeman, A. (2017). Will limits on free expression prevent terrorism?, Africa in the World Report, vol. 2, September 2017.

This report is part of a series of papers on democracy, security, and violent extremism prepared for the Community of Democracies’ Democracy and Security Dialogue with the Brookings Institution’s Foreign Policy program and the Institute for Security Studies.

Book Reviews

Schoeman, A. (2019). Ideology & identity: the changing party systems of India, by Pradeep K. Chhibber and Rahul Verma, Contemporary South Asia, 27(3).

Schoeman, A. (2019). Life after Dictatorship: Authoritarian Successor Parties Worldwide edited by James Loxton and Scott Mainwaring, Political Studies Review.

Schoeman, A. (2020). How dictatorships work: power, personalization, and collapse, by Barbara Geddes, Joseph Wright, and Erica Frantz, Democratization, 27(1).

Schoeman, A. (2020). Clients and Constituents: Political responsiveness in patronage democracies, by Jennifer Bussell, Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, 58(2).

Workshops and Conferences

Bringing Africa into International Relations theory – necessity, constraints and prospects. Contesting Boundaries. Understanding our Increasingly Complex World, University of Nottingham. 21 June 2018.

Party System Institutionalisation in non-Western democracies. Decolonisation and Research: Problematics, Challenges, Prospects and the Global South, University of Sussex. 2 May 2019.

Institutionalising Parties Through the State? 11th Düsseldorf Graduate Conference on Party Research, Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf. 7-8 February 2020.