The Iron Cage of Liberalism: International Politics and Unarmed Revolutions in the Middle East and North Africa

The Iron Cage of Liberalism: International Politics and Unarmed Revolutions in the Middle East and North Africa

by Daniel Ritter

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199658329
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 02/18/2015
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Daniel Ritter is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Stockholm University. His primary research interests are revolutions, social movements, and international relations.

Table of Contents

Part I: Introduction
1. Toward a Theory of Unarmed Revolution
Part II: International Relations
2. Friendly International Relations: Benefit or Burden?
3. Facade Democracy: Managing Authoritarianism
Part III: Domestic Politics
4. Survival of the Fittest: Challenging Facade Democracies
5. Ousting the Dictator: Unarmed Revolutions and Disarm ed Regimes
Part IV: Further Comparisons and Conclusions
6. Confrontational States: Outside of the Iron Cage of Liberalism
7. Rights, Rhetoric, and Revolutions

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