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After the Arab Spring: Transitions and crisis of governability

Mahmood Monshipouri, visiting associate professor, Middle Eastern Studies | February 12, 2013

Regime transition often presents crises of governability, rooted in the turbulence that permeates political and social change. This is especially true of transitions born of violent uprising and which involve disruptions to the state and economy.  Even democratic transitions, which tend to produce legitimate authority and respect for the rule of law and human rights, … Continue reading »