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Author Badran, Sammy Zeyad, author.

Title Killing contention : demobilization in Morocco during the Arab Spring / Sammy Zeyad Badran
Edition First edition
Published Syracuse : Syracuse University Press, 2022


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 191 pages)
Series Modern intellectual and political history of the Middle East
Modern intellectual and political history of the Middle East.
Contents Introduction -- A theory and lessons from the field -- Concessions : giving the movement what they want -- Repression : crossing "red-lines" -- Elections : using opposition to demobilize a social movement -- Internal fracture : structure, coalitions, and the tactical standstill of F20 -- The new hirak -- Conclusion : the future of contention
Summary "Badran examines how state polices can divide and effectively kill a social movement. Interviews with the February 20 Movement, the main organizer of mass protests in Morocco from 2011-12, reveal how reforms along with limited repression ultimately divided and weakened the movement"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 28, 2022)
Subject February 20 Movement (Morocco)
Protest movements -- Morocco
Political participation -- Morocco
HISTORY / Africa / North
Political participation
Politics and government
Protest movements
Morocco -- History -- Demonstrations, 2011-2012.
Morocco -- Politics and government -- 1999-
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2022019238
ISBN 9780815655688