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Algeria since 1989 : between terror and democracy

Author: James D Le Sueur
Publisher: London : Zed Books, 2013.
Series: Global history of the present
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Algeria's democratic experiment is seminal in post-Cold War history. It is the first Muslim nation to attempt the transition from an authoritarian system to democratic pluralism. This title shows  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James D Le Sueur
ISBN: 9781848136106 1848136102
OCLC Number: 990191599
Notes: Acknowledgments Chronology The principals Abbreviations and acronyms Map Introduction: democratic reform, terrorism and reconciliation 1. Building a postcolonial state 2. The road to reform 3. The kingmakers: generals and presidents in a time of terror 4. The Bouteflika era: civil society, peace, and sidelining generals 5. Energy and the economy of terror 6. A genealogy of terror: local and global jihadis 7. The future of radical Islam: from the GSPC to AQMI 8. Killing the messengers: Algeria's Rushdie syndrome Conclusion: a historian's reflections on amnesty in Algeria Notes Index.
Description: 1 online resource (272 pages).
Contents: AcknowledgmentsChronologyThe principalsAbbreviations and acronymsMapIntroduction: democratic reform, terrorism and reconciliation1. Building a postcolonial state2. The road to reform3. The kingmakers: generals and presidents in a time of terror4. The Bouteflika era: civil society, peace, and sidelining generals5. Energy and the economy of terror6. A genealogy of terror: local and global jihadis7. The future of radical Islam: from the GSPC to AQMI8. Killing the messengers: Algeria's Rushdie syndromeConclusion: a historian's reflections on amnesty in AlgeriaNotesIndex
Series Title: Global history of the present
Other Titles: Between terror and democracy
Responsibility: James D. Le Sueur.

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'Based on many years of close study of the country, the author unveils the many contradictions, complexities, and conflicts that continue to plague North Africa's most important political actor whose Read more...

 
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