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The Birth Pangs of Transitioning From Authoritarianism:: The Long Spring of Empowerment

Bahgat Korany

in Arab Human Development in the Twenty-first Century: The Primacy of Empowerment

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9789774166587
eISBN:
9781617975912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774166587.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The central message of this book is that change leading to empowerment must start at the highest level of government decision-making. Empowerment requires resisting authoritarianism and achieving a ... More


Redefining Development fora New Generation:: A Political Economy Analysis

Bahgat Korany

in Arab Human Development in the Twenty-first Century: The Primacy of Empowerment

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9789774166587
eISBN:
9781617975912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774166587.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The events of the Arab Spring starkly illustrate that average economic growth rates do not constitute development and can even be misleading. Development is defined here as empowerment, starting with ... More


Arab Human Development in the Twenty-first Century: The Primacy of Empowerment

Bahgat Korany (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9789774166587
eISBN:
9781617975912
Item type:
book
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774166587.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

In addition to its emphasis on the primacy of change and dynamics rather than static snapshots, this book looks critically at development studies and policies. Originally prepared as the ... More


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