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The Resource Morbid symptoms : relapse in the Arab uprising, Gilbert Achcar

Morbid symptoms : relapse in the Arab uprising, Gilbert Achcar

Label
Morbid symptoms : relapse in the Arab uprising
Title
Morbid symptoms
Title remainder
relapse in the Arab uprising
Statement of responsibility
Gilbert Achcar
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Index
index present
LC call number
JQ1850.A91
LC item number
A243 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Morbid symptoms : relapse in the Arab uprising, Gilbert Achcar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Of revolutionary cycles and seasons -- "Democratic transition" and revolutionary process -- One revolution, two counter-revolutions -- Syria : the clash of barbarisms -- The abandonment of the Syrian people -- The making of the Syrian disaster -- The Assad regime's preferred enemy -- Turkey's and the Gulf monarchies' preferred friends -- The Syrian predicament -- Russian intervention and Western wavering -- Whither Syria? -- Egypt : the "23 July" of Abdul-Fattah al-Sisi -- How the Muslim Brotherhood's bid for power unfolded -- Neither lion nor fox -- Incensing the country -- Enter Tamarrod -- Nasserist illusions -- The military's second hijacking of the people's will -- The ruthless rise of Abdul-Fattah al-Sisi -- The tailoring of Sisi's presidential suit -- The farcical aspect of Egypt's tragedy -- Neoliberal constancy -- Megalomania and megaprojects -- The military's takeover of Egypt -- Whither Egypt? -- Conclusion : "Arab winter" and hope -- Libya and Yemen : two variations on the same tune -- The Tunisian "model" and its limits -- The Arab left and the strategic challenge
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 228 pages
Isbn
9780863561832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)933585392
Label
Morbid symptoms : relapse in the Arab uprising, Gilbert Achcar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Of revolutionary cycles and seasons -- "Democratic transition" and revolutionary process -- One revolution, two counter-revolutions -- Syria : the clash of barbarisms -- The abandonment of the Syrian people -- The making of the Syrian disaster -- The Assad regime's preferred enemy -- Turkey's and the Gulf monarchies' preferred friends -- The Syrian predicament -- Russian intervention and Western wavering -- Whither Syria? -- Egypt : the "23 July" of Abdul-Fattah al-Sisi -- How the Muslim Brotherhood's bid for power unfolded -- Neither lion nor fox -- Incensing the country -- Enter Tamarrod -- Nasserist illusions -- The military's second hijacking of the people's will -- The ruthless rise of Abdul-Fattah al-Sisi -- The tailoring of Sisi's presidential suit -- The farcical aspect of Egypt's tragedy -- Neoliberal constancy -- Megalomania and megaprojects -- The military's takeover of Egypt -- Whither Egypt? -- Conclusion : "Arab winter" and hope -- Libya and Yemen : two variations on the same tune -- The Tunisian "model" and its limits -- The Arab left and the strategic challenge
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 228 pages
Isbn
9780863561832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)933585392

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