Paper $20.95 ISBN: 9781780329574 Published February 2014 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $125.95 ISBN: 9781780329581 Published February 2014 For sale in North and South America only

How Capitalism Failed the Arab World

The Economic Roots and Precarious Future of the Middle East Uprisings

Richard Javad Heydarian

How Capitalism Failed the Arab World

Richard Javad Heydarian

Distributed for Zed Books

224 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $20.95 ISBN: 9781780329574 Published February 2014 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $125.95 ISBN: 9781780329581 Published February 2014 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Foreword by Walden Bello
1. A Brave New Middle East: The Birth of a New Era
2. The Anti-Development State: Economic Origins of Arab Upheavals
3. The Advent of Economic Globalization: A Prelude to Crisis
4. The Great Recession: The Collapse of Arab Crony Capitalism
5. The New Power Brokers: Political Islam and the Arab Summer
6. Gulf Exceptionalism: How the Monarchies have Reshaped the Arab Spring
7. Peering into the Abyss: The Arab Spring at the Crossroads
8. Where Do We Go From Here? Finding the True Path to an Arab Spring
Review Quotes
Marx and Philosophy
“Heydarian has produced an interesting account that seeks to bring together various facets of a complex region into a coherent narrative of Arab leadership failure and economic exploitation.”
 
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