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The Arab spring : the end of postcolonialism

Author: Hamid Dabashi
Publisher: London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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" ... Dabashi argues that the uprisings occurring from Morocco to Iran and from Syria to Yemen have been driven by a delayed defiance that signifies no less than the end of postcolonialism. [The author] shows how the Arab Spring has so radically altered the geopolitics of the region that we must now re-imagine the 'Middle East'. And ... the permanent revolutionary mood has the potential to liberate not only those  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hamid Dabashi
ISBN: 9781780322230 1780322232 9781780322247 1780322240
OCLC Number: 761850343
Description: xxi, 272 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction : the Arab Spring : the end of postcoloniality --
Decentering the world : how the Arab Spring unfolded --
Towards a liberation geography --
A new language of revolt --
Discovering a new world --
From the Green Movement to the Jasmine Revolution --
The center cannot hold --
The end of postcolonialism --
Race, gender, and class in transnational revolutions --
Libya : the crucible and the politics of space --
Delayed defiance --
Conclusion : the people demand the overthrow of the regime.
Responsibility: Hamid Dabashi.
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In this landmark book, Hamid Dabashi argues that the revolutionary uprisings from Morocco to Iran and from Syria to Yemen were driven by a 'delayed defiance' - a point of rebellion against domestic  Read more...

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