The Arab Spring: Will It Lead to Democratic Transitions?

The Arab Spring: Will It Lead to Democratic Transitions?

by Clement Henry, Ji-Hyang Jang


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781137344038
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 10/15/2013
Series: Asan-Palgrave Macmillan Series
Edition description: 2012
Pages: 295
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Professor at University of Texas at Austin

Table of Contents

Preface; Hahm Chaibong Introduction; Clement Henry, Jang Ji-Hyang and Robert P. Parks 1. Domestic Political Transition and Regional Spillover PART I 2. Early Adopters and Neighborhood Effects; Lisa Anderson 3. A Modest Transformation: Political Change in the Arab World after the 'Arab Spring'; Eva Bellin PART II: ECONOMIC CORRELATES OF POLITICAL MOBILIZATION 4. Political Economies of Transition; Clement Henry 5. Social Networks and Civil Society PART III 6. New Actors of the Revolution and the Political Transition in Tunisia; Mohamed Kerrou 7. Algeria and the Arab Uprisings; Robert P. Parks 8. The Plurality of Politics in Post-Revolutionary Iran; Arang Keshavarzian 9. Varieties of Political Islam PART IV 10. The Evolution of Islamist Movements; Fawaz Gerges 11. Islamic Capital and Democratic Deepening; Jang Ji-Hyang 12. Is the Turkish Model Relevant for the Middle East?; Kemal Kirisci 13. Protracted Violence in Syria and Libya PART V 14. Libya after the Civil War: The Legacy of the Past and Economic Reconstruction; Diederik Vandewalle 15. Syria, the Arab Uprisings, and the Political Economy of Authoritarian Resilience; Bassam Haddad 16. Dilemmas of the United States PART VI 17. US Middle East Policy and the 'Arab Spring'; Michael C. Hudson 18. The Obama Administration's Middle East Policy: Changing Priorities; Uzi Rabi Epilogue; Clement Henry, Jang Ji-Hyang and Peter Lee Appendix 2011 Asan Middle East Conference: Question and Answer Sections Index

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