The Redeployment of State Power in the Southern Mediterranean
Implications of Neoliberal Reforms for Local Governance
||Bergh, Sylvia I.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $150.00|
| Book Description: |
The effects of neoliberal economic reforms in the Southern Mediterranean are now widely regarded as a main underlying cause of the Arab uprisings. An often neglected dimension is that of the reforms' implications for local governance. The contributions to this edited volume examine how state power is being re-articulated but also challenged at sub-national levels in Morocco, Egypt, Jordan, Israel, Lebanon and Turkey. They explore the effects of neoliberal economic and local...