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The Resource A political economy of the Middle East, Alan Richards ... [et al.]

A political economy of the Middle East, Alan Richards ... [et al.]

Label
A political economy of the Middle East
Title
A political economy of the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Alan Richards ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
338.956
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC415.15
LC item number
.R53 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
A political economy of the Middle East, Alan Richards ... [et al.]
Link
http://www.byu.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_1145156_0
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cross-regional variation in the Arab uprisings
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Illustrations; Preface to the Third Edition; Acronyms and Abbreviations; 1. Introduction; Notes; 2. The Framework of Study; Economic Growth and Structural Transformation; State Structure and Developmental Policy; Social Actors; Structural Transformation and Interest Formation; Defensive Modernization and Colonial Transformation; Conclusion; Notes; 3. Economic Growth and Structural Change; The Natural Resource Base; Oil Supply, Demand, and Economic Rents; Patterns of Economic Growth; Conclusion; Notes; 4. The Impact of Demographic Change; Comparitive Demographic Patterns
  • The Economic Consequences of Demographic Change; The Politics of Young Populations; The Politics of Differential Fertility; Rapid Population Growth and the Would-Be Middle Class; Conclusion; Notes; 5. Human Capital: Health, Education, and Labor Markets; Health Conditions; Educational Systems; Labor Markets; Conclusion; Notes; 6. Water and Food Security; The Food Gap; Policy Constraints to Output Growth; Water and the Imperative of a New Food Security Strategy; Conclusion; Notes; 7. The Emergence of the Public Sector; The State as Architect of the Structural Transformation
  • A Taturk and the Turkish Paradigm; Replicating the Paradigm; State Capitalism, the State Bourgeoisie, and the Process of Accumulation; Notes; 8. Contradictions of State-Led Growth; The Continued Dominance of Public-Sector Enterprise; The Political Economy of "Structural Adjustment"; Notes; 9. Re-Mixing Market and State: The Uncertain Career of the "Washington Consensus"; A Survey of Country Experiences; Conclusion; Notes; 10. Urban Political Economy; The Process of Urbanization; Housing and Infrastructure; Poverty and Distribution of Income; Urban Politics and Political Violence; Notes
  • 11. Political Regimes: As Viewed by Themselves and Others; Socialist Republics; "Liberal" Monarchies; Established and Would-Be Democracies; The Islamic Republics; Future Regimes: Some Speculations; Notes; 12. Solidarism and Its Enemies; Small Groups and Clientelist Politics; The Failure of Parties; The Tents of Solidarism; The Failure of Ideology; The Islamist Challenge; Democracy Without Democrats?; Conclusion; Notes; 13. The Military and the State; The Military in Middle East Politics; Good Guys or Bad Guys?; The Economic Weight of the Military; The Military and Nation Building
  • The Regular Military and Civilians-in-ArmsConclusion; Notes; 14. Is Islam the Solution?; Preliminaries; Islamism as a Social Movement: Coalitions of Social Actors; Islamism as a Social Movement: Collective Action; Islamist Economic Thought and Practice; Islamists in Power; Conclusion; Notes; 15. Regional Economic Integration and Labor Migration; Labor Migration: An Overview; The First Stream: To the European Union; The Second Stream: To the Gulf; The Impact of Labor Migration on Sending Countries; The Impact of Migration on Receiving Countries; Conclusion; Notes; 16. Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed., updated 2013 ed.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813349299
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A political economy of the Middle East, Alan Richards ... [et al.]
Link
http://www.byu.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_1145156_0
Publication
Note
Cross-regional variation in the Arab uprisings
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Illustrations; Preface to the Third Edition; Acronyms and Abbreviations; 1. Introduction; Notes; 2. The Framework of Study; Economic Growth and Structural Transformation; State Structure and Developmental Policy; Social Actors; Structural Transformation and Interest Formation; Defensive Modernization and Colonial Transformation; Conclusion; Notes; 3. Economic Growth and Structural Change; The Natural Resource Base; Oil Supply, Demand, and Economic Rents; Patterns of Economic Growth; Conclusion; Notes; 4. The Impact of Demographic Change; Comparitive Demographic Patterns
  • The Economic Consequences of Demographic Change; The Politics of Young Populations; The Politics of Differential Fertility; Rapid Population Growth and the Would-Be Middle Class; Conclusion; Notes; 5. Human Capital: Health, Education, and Labor Markets; Health Conditions; Educational Systems; Labor Markets; Conclusion; Notes; 6. Water and Food Security; The Food Gap; Policy Constraints to Output Growth; Water and the Imperative of a New Food Security Strategy; Conclusion; Notes; 7. The Emergence of the Public Sector; The State as Architect of the Structural Transformation
  • A Taturk and the Turkish Paradigm; Replicating the Paradigm; State Capitalism, the State Bourgeoisie, and the Process of Accumulation; Notes; 8. Contradictions of State-Led Growth; The Continued Dominance of Public-Sector Enterprise; The Political Economy of "Structural Adjustment"; Notes; 9. Re-Mixing Market and State: The Uncertain Career of the "Washington Consensus"; A Survey of Country Experiences; Conclusion; Notes; 10. Urban Political Economy; The Process of Urbanization; Housing and Infrastructure; Poverty and Distribution of Income; Urban Politics and Political Violence; Notes
  • 11. Political Regimes: As Viewed by Themselves and Others; Socialist Republics; "Liberal" Monarchies; Established and Would-Be Democracies; The Islamic Republics; Future Regimes: Some Speculations; Notes; 12. Solidarism and Its Enemies; Small Groups and Clientelist Politics; The Failure of Parties; The Tents of Solidarism; The Failure of Ideology; The Islamist Challenge; Democracy Without Democrats?; Conclusion; Notes; 13. The Military and the State; The Military in Middle East Politics; Good Guys or Bad Guys?; The Economic Weight of the Military; The Military and Nation Building
  • The Regular Military and Civilians-in-ArmsConclusion; Notes; 14. Is Islam the Solution?; Preliminaries; Islamism as a Social Movement: Coalitions of Social Actors; Islamism as a Social Movement: Collective Action; Islamist Economic Thought and Practice; Islamists in Power; Conclusion; Notes; 15. Regional Economic Integration and Labor Migration; Labor Migration: An Overview; The First Stream: To the European Union; The Second Stream: To the Gulf; The Impact of Labor Migration on Sending Countries; The Impact of Migration on Receiving Countries; Conclusion; Notes; 16. Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed., updated 2013 ed.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813349299
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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