The Politics of Arab Monarchies: Legacy, Survival and Reform by Russell E. LucasThe Politics of Arab Monarchies: Legacy, Survival and Reform by Russell E. Lucas

The Politics of Arab Monarchies: Legacy, Survival and Reform

byRussell E. LucasEditorRussell E. Lucas

Hardcover | February 8, 2018

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A number of monarchies remain in the Middle East, despite their seeming anachronism. Examining various states from the Gulf to Morocco, this book focuses on the regimes' institutional flexibility, careful management of support coalitions, opponents and publics.

Title:The Politics of Arab Monarchies: Legacy, Survival and ReformFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.98 inPublished:February 8, 2018Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415497884

ISBN - 13:9780415497886

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Table of Contents

Introduction  Part 1: Legacies of Regime-led State Building  1. Pre-Colonial Legacies  2. Colonial State and Regime Making  3. Independence, State Building and Arab Nationalism  4. Oil and the Expansion of the State  5. International Change and Domestic Stability  6. Contemporary Challenges of International and Domestic Discontent  Part 2: Contemporary Politics and Societies in Arab Monarchies  7. Monarchical Structure  8. Executives versus Legislatures  9. Social Pluralism and Political Control  10. The Publics of Arab Monarchies: Divisions and Demands  11. Conclusions