1-) Some authoritarian regimes hold regular elections. Some of these elections are more “free than others. In some cases, scholars even prefer to classify such regimes as “electoral” authoritarian regimes . Explain this concept. Additionally, explain how turning a blind eye to corruption benefit authoritarian regimes in the short run?
2-) How is a social movement different from an interest group? From a political party? According to scholars , what are the factors that can cause a revolution? Finally explain were the origins of the Chinese and Iranian revolutions similar? What important differences existed?