TITLE

The Middle East Revolutions in Historical Perspective: Egypt, Occupied Palestine, and the United States

AUTHOR(S)
Bix, Herbert P.
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus;2/21/2011, Issue 8, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article provides a historical perspective of revolutions in the Middle East in 2011. It discusses a democratic revolution in modern Egypt to force President Hosni Mubarak to resign. It notes that the country seeks to save itself from the threat of democracy during the revolution. In addition, the article explores the deceptive U.S. response to the revolutions caused by the political awakening in Tunisia. The emergence of the widespread democracy movements in other countries in the region are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
58739087

 

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