march.25.Middle.East.Politics

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  Amnesty International                Cornell University Weekly General Body  Meetings March 26 Wednesday 5:30pm-6:30pm Rockefeller 185 Get involved, ACT NOW !!! Campaigns : •Darfur •Stop Torture •Free a Prisoner of Conscience! And More!! * Protesting  in NYC in April       - with Amnesty people from all              over the North-East Region *Get experience  planning events       -Human Rights Awareness Concert Tour *Write  letters and petitions  to  Ambassadors, Senators and other  influential political leaders
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Achilles Heels: Sources of Fragility in Patrimonial Authoritarianism Succession dilemmas Social mobilization that accompanies economic development Weak institutions, so little state capacity to foster development, penetrate civil society, channel social mobilization into institutionalized forms of political participation Elite dissent at limited opportunities, possibility of multi-class opposition alliances Social backlash against corruption
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Politics in the Middle East and North Africa March 25, 2008
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This note was uploaded on 05/18/2008 for the course GOVT 1313 taught by Professor Roberts, k during the Spring '07 term at Cornell.

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