TITLE

From Democracy Deficit to Democracy Envy in the Middle East

AUTHOR(S)
Habibi, Nader
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
World Politics Review (19446284);2/24/2011, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the latest developments in the Middle East as of February 24, 2011. It claims that the mass protests being staged by citizens in such countries as Libya, Algeria and Bahrain following the successful ousting of Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak signify clamors for democratic form of government. It also cites the Tunisian revolution that led to the resignation of president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali.
ACCESSION #
58694550

 

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