The Arab spring revisited : from mass protests to local revolts
Dorsey, James M.
Date of Issue2012
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The push for change in the Middle East and North Africa, dominated by the bloody civil war in Syria, has morphed from mass anti-government protests in the capitals into a wave of smaller, political and socioeconomic protests often in the outlying towns, that could lead to a second round of anti-regime demonstrations in countries that have so far managed to control widespread discontent.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 156-12