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The Resource The journey to Tahrir : revolution, protest, and social change in Egypt, edited by Jeannie Sowers and Chris Toensing

The journey to Tahrir : revolution, protest, and social change in Egypt, edited by Jeannie Sowers and Chris Toensing

Label
The journey to Tahrir : revolution, protest, and social change in Egypt
Title
The journey to Tahrir
Title remainder
revolution, protest, and social change in Egypt
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jeannie Sowers and Chris Toensing
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
Dewey number
962.055
Index
index present
LC call number
DT107.87
LC item number
.J68 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sowers, Jeannie Lynn
  • Toensing, Christopher J
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  • Egypt
  • Egypt
  • Protest movements
Label
The journey to Tahrir : revolution, protest, and social change in Egypt, edited by Jeannie Sowers and Chris Toensing
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book is a collective effort by the contributing authors to Middle East Report."--Acknowledgements
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Egypt in transformation / Jeannie Sowers -- Part I. The January 25 revolution -- The praxis of the Egyptian revolution / Mona El-Ghobashy -- The eighteen days of Tahrir / Ahmad Shokr -- The poetry of revolt / Elliott Colla -- Revolution and counter-revolution in the Egyptian media / Ursula Lindsey -- Taking out the trash: youth clean up Egypt after Mubarak / Jessica Winegar -- Part II. Protest under authoritarian rule -- The "Arab street" / Asef Bayat -- Activist dissent and anti-war protests in Egypt / Paul Schemm -- The working class and the popular movement in Egypt / Joel Beinin -- The wall Mubarak made / Ursula Lindsey -- Part III. Political participation and political institutions under Mubarak -- Unsettling the authorities: constitutional reform in Egypt / Mona El-Ghobashy -- The dynamics of elections under Mubarak / Mona El-Ghobashy -- Controlled reform in Egypt: neither reformist nor controlled / Issandr El-Amrani -- The Muslim Brothers in Mubarak's last decade / Samer Shehata and Joshua Stacher -- The Gama'a Islamiyya: from impasse to opportunity / Ewan Stein -- Cross and crescent in post-Mubarak Egypt / Mariz Tadros -- Part IV. Economic reform, demography, and environment -- Economic reform and privatization in Egypt / Karen Pfeifer -- Dreamland: the neoliberalism of your desires / Timothy Mitchell -- Demographic surprises foreshadow change in neoliberal Egypt / Eric Denis -- Mining for fish: privatization of the "commons" along Egypt's northern coastline / Ray Bush and Amal Sabri -- Diametta mobilizes for its environment / Sharif Elmusa and Jeannie Sowers -- Part V. The cultural politics of youth, gender, and marriage -- Downveiling: gender and the contest over culture in Cairo / Linda Herrera -- The fiction (and non-fiction) of Egypt's marriage crisis / Hanan Kholoussy -- Explaining Egypt's targeting of gays / Hossam Bahgat -- Imagined youths / Ted Swedenburg
Control code
ocn767564451
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 310 p.
Isbn
9781844678754
Lccn
2012001432
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a390198
  • (OCoLC)767564451
Label
The journey to Tahrir : revolution, protest, and social change in Egypt, edited by Jeannie Sowers and Chris Toensing
Publication
Note
"This book is a collective effort by the contributing authors to Middle East Report."--Acknowledgements
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Egypt in transformation / Jeannie Sowers -- Part I. The January 25 revolution -- The praxis of the Egyptian revolution / Mona El-Ghobashy -- The eighteen days of Tahrir / Ahmad Shokr -- The poetry of revolt / Elliott Colla -- Revolution and counter-revolution in the Egyptian media / Ursula Lindsey -- Taking out the trash: youth clean up Egypt after Mubarak / Jessica Winegar -- Part II. Protest under authoritarian rule -- The "Arab street" / Asef Bayat -- Activist dissent and anti-war protests in Egypt / Paul Schemm -- The working class and the popular movement in Egypt / Joel Beinin -- The wall Mubarak made / Ursula Lindsey -- Part III. Political participation and political institutions under Mubarak -- Unsettling the authorities: constitutional reform in Egypt / Mona El-Ghobashy -- The dynamics of elections under Mubarak / Mona El-Ghobashy -- Controlled reform in Egypt: neither reformist nor controlled / Issandr El-Amrani -- The Muslim Brothers in Mubarak's last decade / Samer Shehata and Joshua Stacher -- The Gama'a Islamiyya: from impasse to opportunity / Ewan Stein -- Cross and crescent in post-Mubarak Egypt / Mariz Tadros -- Part IV. Economic reform, demography, and environment -- Economic reform and privatization in Egypt / Karen Pfeifer -- Dreamland: the neoliberalism of your desires / Timothy Mitchell -- Demographic surprises foreshadow change in neoliberal Egypt / Eric Denis -- Mining for fish: privatization of the "commons" along Egypt's northern coastline / Ray Bush and Amal Sabri -- Diametta mobilizes for its environment / Sharif Elmusa and Jeannie Sowers -- Part V. The cultural politics of youth, gender, and marriage -- Downveiling: gender and the contest over culture in Cairo / Linda Herrera -- The fiction (and non-fiction) of Egypt's marriage crisis / Hanan Kholoussy -- Explaining Egypt's targeting of gays / Hossam Bahgat -- Imagined youths / Ted Swedenburg
Control code
ocn767564451
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 310 p.
Isbn
9781844678754
Lccn
2012001432
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a390198
  • (OCoLC)767564451

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