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Voices of the Arab Spring: Personal Stories from the Arab Revolutions

Asaad Al-Saleh

Abstract

Narrated by dozens of activists and everyday individuals, this book documents the unprecedented events that led to the collapse of dictatorial regimes in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and Yemen. Beginning in 2011, these stories offer unique access to the message that inspired citizens to act, their experiences during revolt, and the lessons they learned from some of the most dramatic changes and appalling events to occur in the history of the Arab world. The riveting, revealing, and sometimes heartbreaking stories in this volume also include voices from Syria. Featuring participants from a variety of ... More

Keywords: Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Arab world, Arab Spring, collective identities, free expression, protest

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9780231163187
Published to Columbia Scholarship Online: November 2015 DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231163187.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Asaad Al-Saleh, author
University of Utah

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