The Arab Spring Uprisings, 1st Edition

  • Hal Marcovitz
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  • ISBN-10: 1601526318
  • ISBN-13: 9781601526311
  • DDC: 909.097492
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

In 2010 and 2011, the oppressed peoples of Tunisia, Libya, Egypt and other Middle East and North Africa nations rose up against long-entrenched dictatorships. This era, known as the Arab Spring, helped bring the promise of democracy to millions of people.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Foreword.
Important Events of the Arab Spring Uprisings.
Introduction: The Defining Characteristics of the Arab Spring.
1: What Conditions Led to the Arab Spring?.
2: Tunisia's Jasmine Revolution.
3: Eighteen Days That Changed Egypt.
4: Death of a Libyan Dictator.
5: What Are the Legacies of the Arab Spring?.
Source Notes.
Important People of the Arab Spring Uprisings.
For Further Research.
Index.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.