Posts Tagged: authoritarian regimes

Review of Amaney A. Jamal, Of Empires and Citizens: Pro-American Democracy or No Democracy at All?

23Jul 13

Reviewed by Alexander P. Martin Continue reading →

Rebellion, Sectarian Slaughter or Civil War? Reading the Syrian Mêlée

12Jul 13

A review article by José Ciro Martínez

Texts reviewed:

Fouad Ajami, The Syrian Rebellion (Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, 2012).

Samar Yazbek, A Woman in the Crossfire: Diaries of the Syrian Revolution, trans. Max Weiss (London: Haus Publishing, 2012).

Stephen Starr, Revolt in Syria: Eye-Witness to the Uprising (London: C Hurst & Co, 2012).

Bassam Haddad, Business Networks in Syria: The Political Economy of Authoritarian Resilience (Stanford: Standford University Press, 2012). Continue reading →