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Author Ryan, Curtis R., author

Title Jordan and the Arab uprisings : regime survival and politics beyond the state / Curtis Ryan
Published New York : Columbia University Press, 2018
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Description 1 online resource
Series Columbia studies in Middle East politics
Columbia studies in Middle East politics.
Contents Continuity and change amidst the Arab uprisings -- The 'Arab Spring' in Jordan -- Political parties and the 'traditional' opposition -- The Hirak and changes in political activism -- Identity politics : real and imagined -- Struggles over elections and electoral systems -- Rebooting reform -- War, refugees, and regional insecurity -- Jordanian politics beyond the Arab uprisings
Summary Drawing upon years of fieldwork and unique access to major political figures in Jordan, Curtis Ryan unravels the unusual case of Jordan during the Arab Spring, where the country managed to avoid political upheaval amidst both regional and internal unrest
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Arab Spring, 2010-
Jordan -- Politics and government -- 1999-
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0231546564 (electronic bk.)
9780231546560 (electronic bk.)