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search for Arab democracy

discourses and counter-discourses

by Larbi Sadiki

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Published by Hurst in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democratization -- Arab countries.,
  • Democracy -- Arab countries.,
  • Islam and politics -- Arab countries.,
  • Arab countries -- Politics and government -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 410-434) and index.

    StatementLarbi Sadiki.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJQ1850.A91 S235 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 457 p. ;
    Number of Pages457
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19654307M
    ISBN 101850654891, 1850654948

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