The Resource Understanding Tahrir Square : What Transitions Elsewhere Can Teach Us about the Prospects for Arab Democracy

Understanding Tahrir Square : What Transitions Elsewhere Can Teach Us about the Prospects for Arab Democracy

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Understanding Tahrir Square : What Transitions Elsewhere Can Teach Us about the Prospects for Arab Democracy
Title
Understanding Tahrir Square
Title remainder
What Transitions Elsewhere Can Teach Us about the Prospects for Arab Democracy
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Amid the current turmoil in the Middle East, Understanding Tahrir Square sounds a rare optimistic note. Surveying countries in other parts of the world during their transitions to democracy, author Stephen Grand argues that the long-term prospects in many parts of the Arab world are actually quite positive. If the current polarization and political violence in the region can be overcome, democracy will eventually take root. The key to this change will likely be ordinary citizens-foremost among them the young protestors of the Arab Spring who have filled the region's public spaces-mo
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
320.917/4927
Index
index present
LC call number
BP173.7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Understanding Tahrir Square : What Transitions Elsewhere Can Teach Us about the Prospects for Arab Democracy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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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
Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Information; Table of Contents; Preface and Acknowledgments; Whither the Arab Spring?; Democracy's Long Arc; The Former Eastern Bloc; Muslim-Majority Asia; Latin America; Sub-Saharan Africa; The Nature of Democratic Transitions; The Strategic Challenges of the Arab Spring; Policy Recommendations; Notes; Index; Back Cover
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ocn875098987
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (274 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815725176
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)875098987
  • pebcs0815725175

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