Assessing MENA political reform, post-Arab Spring : mediators and microfoundations

Level B NR956.054 /745389 LostDue: 26-09-2016
Full title: Assessing MENA political reform, post-Arab Spring : mediators and microfoundations / edited by Brian Robert Calfano.
Alternative titles: Assessing Middle East and North Africa political reform, post-Arab Spring
Other authors: Calfano, Brian Robert, 1977- (Editor)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Introduction /
  • Brian Calfano and Marcus Marktanner
  • The Arab popular uprisings /
  • Brian Calano and Emile Sahliyeh
  • Islam and interpretive ingenuities /
  • Brian Calfano and Lynne Alisé Lofftus
  • Parties as political forces in the Maghreb /
  • Abdelhak Azzouzi
  • How green is the spring? Comparing the Iranian and the Arab pro-democracy movements /
  • Mahmoud Sadri and Nader Hashemi
  • Oil and MENA democratization /
  • Mehmet Gurses
  • Does regime type make a difference for MENA reform? /
  • Todd Spinks, Brian Calfano, and Emile Sahliyeh
  • Elite-led consideration of the role of women in MENA politics : some initial experimental findings /
  • Brian Calfano, Marcus Marktanner, and Christina Michelmore
  • Transmitting reform? The media's effect on MENA democracy and human rights /
  • Brian Calfano and Emile Sahliyeh
  • MENA and the Internet : technology and the democratic divide /
  • Jason Gainous and Kevin Wagner
  • Concluding observations and recommendations /
  • Brian Calfano.