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The Resource From Resilience to Revolution : How Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East

From Resilience to Revolution : How Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East

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From Resilience to Revolution : How Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East
Title
From Resilience to Revolution
Title remainder
How Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As colonial rule dissolved in the 1930s and 1950s, Middle Eastern autocrats constructed new political states to solidify their reigns, with varying results. Some proved durable despite economic challenges and devastating wars, such as the Sabah regime of Kuwait, which faced little opposition and enjoyed mass support. Others such as the Hashemite monarchy of Jordan barely survived the twentieth century, tested repeatedly by uprisings from within and pressures from beyond. Still others were deposed through revolutionary upheavals as popular forces mobilized to overthrow their despotic reign, as
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yom, Sean L
Dewey number
956.05
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
DS62.8.Y66 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Columbia Studies in Middle East Politics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authoritarianism
  • Political stability
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Middle Eastern
  • Authoritarianism
  • Political stability
  • Middle East
  • Intervention
  • Destabilisierung
  • Politische Ordnung
Label
From Resilience to Revolution : How Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents ; A Note on Transliteration and Interviews; Acknowledgments; 1. The Argument and the Cases; 2. Coalitions, State-Building, and Geopolitical Mediation; 3. Conflict and Compromise in Kuwait; 4. Inclusion and Stability in a Populist Autocracy; 5. Cliency and Coercion in Iran; 6. Exclusionary Politics and the Revolutionary End; 7. A Conflict Interrupted in Jordan; 8. Recurrent Tensions and Tenuous Survival Under Hashemite Rule; 9. The Geopolitical Origins of Durable Political Order; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
988176388
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231540278
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7312/yom-17564
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)988176388
Label
From Resilience to Revolution : How Foreign Interventions Destabilize the Middle East
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents ; A Note on Transliteration and Interviews; Acknowledgments; 1. The Argument and the Cases; 2. Coalitions, State-Building, and Geopolitical Mediation; 3. Conflict and Compromise in Kuwait; 4. Inclusion and Stability in a Populist Autocracy; 5. Cliency and Coercion in Iran; 6. Exclusionary Politics and the Revolutionary End; 7. A Conflict Interrupted in Jordan; 8. Recurrent Tensions and Tenuous Survival Under Hashemite Rule; 9. The Geopolitical Origins of Durable Political Order; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
988176388
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231540278
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7312/yom-17564
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)988176388

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