The Resource The Arab State and Neo-liberal Globalization : the Restructuring of State Power in the Middle East

The Arab State and Neo-liberal Globalization : the Restructuring of State Power in the Middle East

Label
The Arab State and Neo-liberal Globalization : the Restructuring of State Power in the Middle East
Title
The Arab State and Neo-liberal Globalization
Title remainder
the Restructuring of State Power in the Middle East
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays by leading academics offers an alternative approach to the study of today''s Arab states by focusing on their participation in neo-liberal globalization rather than on authoritarianism or Islam. The effects of the restructuring of traditional state power engendered by globalization are analyzed separately, through updated empirical research in the political, economic and security processes of each country considered. Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco and Saudi Arabia are the case studies selected to represent different paths towards a shared model of ''new'' Arab state whi
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
918.1092367
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS63.1 .G384 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
The Arab State and Neo-liberal Globalization : the Restructuring of State Power in the Middle East
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Preface to the Paperback Edition; Preface and Acknowledgements; List of Contributors; 1 Interpreting Change in the Arab World; PART I CHANGING PATTERNS OF POLITICAL MOBILIZATION; 2 Neo-liberal Structural Adjustment, Political Demobilization, and Neo-authoritarianism in Egypt; 3 An Analysis of Political Change in Lebanon in the Light of Recent Mobilization Cycles; 4 Saudi Arabia's Political Demobilization in Regional Comparison: Monarchical Tortoise and Republican Hares; PART I I CHANGING PATTERNS OF WEALTH ACCUMULATIONAND DISTRIBUTION
  • 11 The Saudi Security Environment: Plus Ça Change . . .12 Security Policy and Democratic Reform in Morocco: Between Public Discourse and Reality; 13 The Arab State and Neo-liberal Globalization; Bibliography; Index
  • 5 The Political Economy of Authoritarianism in Egypt: Insufficient Structural Reforms, Limited Outcomesand a Lack of New Actors6 The Lebanese Socio-economic System, 1985-2005; 7 Globalization and the Saudi Economy: Gains and Losses; 8 Morocco's Political Economy: Ambiguous Privatization and the Emerging Social Question; PART I I I CHANGING PATTERNS OF GLOBALIZED SECURITY; 9 The Security Sector in Egypt: Management, Coercion and External Alliance under the Dynamics of Change; 10 The Virtual Sovereignty of the Lebanese State: From Deviant Case to Ideal-type
Control code
ocn887506789
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (409 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780863725104
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36090384
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)887506789
  • pebcs0863725104

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