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Published: 10 August 2016

384 Pages | 16 bw line art

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190203573

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Popular Contention, Regime, and Transition

Arab Revolts in Comparative Global Perspective

Edited by Eitan Y. Alimi, Avraham Sela, and Mario Sznajder

  • Generates powerful insights into the similarities and dissimilarities of the impetus, dynamics, and consequences of contentious movements
  • Offers a comparative perspective on contentious politics in authoritarian and semi-authoritarian regimes
  • Includes a vast array of case studies of contentious episodes, including cases which have largely been overlooked in the academic community
  • Reveals the social, political, and historical ramifications of recent uprisings