• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
Managing Instability in Algeria: Elites and Political Change since 1995 - History and Society in the Islamic World (Hardback)
  • Managing Instability in Algeria: Elites and Political Change since 1995 - History and Society in the Islamic World (Hardback)
zoom

Managing Instability in Algeria: Elites and Political Change since 1995 - History and Society in the Islamic World (Hardback)

(author)
£110.00
Hardback 245 Pages / Published: 15/03/2007
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

This topical new book seeks to understand the relationship between elite dynamics and strategies and the lack of profound political change in Algeria after 1995, when the country's military rulers returned to electoral processes. Using evidence from extensive fieldwork, Isabelle Werenfels exposes successful survival strategies of an opaque authoritarian elite in a changing domestic and international environment. The main focus is on: * the changing balance of power between different elite segments * the modes of generation change and the different emerging young elite types * constraints, obligations and opportunities arising from elite embeddings in clienteles networks and in specific social and economic structures. Building rare evidence from fieldwork into a multidisciplinary analytical framework, this book presents a significant input to the more general literature on transition processes and is particularly relevant as the West pushes for democratic reforms in the Middle East and North Africa.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780415403443
Number of pages: 245
Weight: 498 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 x 19 mm

You may also be interested in...

World Encyclopedia of Flags
Added to basket
Noise
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Course in General Linguistics
Added to basket
Hell's Angels
Added to basket
Half The Sky
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
How to Pass Higher Modern Studies
Added to basket
Introducing Semiotics
Added to basket
Complete Flags of the World
Added to basket
DK
£12.99   £10.49
Paperback
The Future of the Mind
Added to basket
The Arab Center
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
CfE Higher Modern Studies Success Guide
Added to basket
Black Garden
Added to basket
£20.99
Paperback
Blueprint for Revolution
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.