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The Arab Uprisings ❰PDF / Epub❯ ☆ The Arab Uprisings Author Fahed Al-Sumait – Buyprobolan50.co.uk The uprisings of 2011 have radically altered the political economic and social landscapes of the Middle East and North Africa A clearer view of the recent past now provides greater perspectives on the The uprisings of have radically altered the political economic and social landscapes of the Middle East and North Africa A clearer view of the recent past now provides greater perspectives on the causes and the conseuences of these events This collection of essays challenges the common tendency of applying the dominant frame of Arab Spring to explain contemporary politics of the Middle East Numerous debates about the utility of the Arab Spring metaphor already exist contesting such issues as its foreign The Arab PDF/EPUB ² origins or its temporal and optimistic implications It further has the negative and significant side effect of implying a singularity to these events in a manner that often defies the varied conditions on the ground This is why the term Arab Uprisings is used here as the organizing frame to address numerous socio cultural economic political experiential and communicative aspects of the uprisings This text is organized around three themes origins experiences and trajectories The first section addresses catalyzing factors that help explain the emergence of the uprisings from various political economic and socio cultural perspectives The second section examines the functions and responses of diverse people institutions and ideologies during the initial years of the uprisings It includes an in depth case study on women s changing political situation in the catalyzing country of Tunisia as well as discussions about the roles of political Islam new mass media and social networks in these rapidly changing contexts The third section discusses cross national implications and the multitude of repercussion the uprisings are having on the global system Using an interdisciplinary approach with contrasting theoretical and methodological orientations the global experts who contributed the chapters explore various theoretical approaches juxtaposing them with comparative surveys and in depth case studies They show that after the initial euphoria or dread that surrounded the uprisings a transitional and transformative period in the Middle East has come that reuires thorough observation and analysis.


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  1. Mills College Library Mills College Library says:

    90909749 A6585 2015


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