ERIC Number: EJ946290
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Sep-19
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 15
Evolution of Elections Management in Tanzania
Norman, A. S.; Mdegella, O. M.; Lubawa, R. M.
Educational Research and Reviews, v6 n11 p695-701 Sep 2011
This paper provides a discussion on the evolution of elections management in Tanzania with a focus on technological advancement in administering registration of voters. The paper provides the merits that permanent voters register has brought over the thumb practice. It traces the management of elections during colonialism, after independence through 1990s but before reintroduction of multiparty democracy. The paper concludes that technological advancement has eased the management of elections in Tanzania and has removed most of complaints that were made by political parties regarding forgery of names in the register among others.
Descriptors: Democracy, Elections, Foreign Countries, Technological Advancement, Public Administration, Voting, Influence of Technology, Democratic Values, Political Affiliation, Social Change, Grievance Procedures, Science and Society
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Adult Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Tanzania