Egypt During the Sadat Years

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Palgrave, 2000 - 340페이지
Kirk Beattie presents a fresh look at Egyptian politics during the Sadat presidency. Beginning with an examination of the political and economic situation bequeathed by Nasser, he describes Sadat s succession to the presidency and his consolidation of power. His analysis focuses on Sadat s effort to chart a new political and economic path, including the daring October 1973 war, liberalization of Egypt s political economy, the January 1977 food riots, and peace with Israel. Simultaneously, Beattie highlights the important obstacles presented by intra-regime, civilian, and foreign opponents to Sadat s various political and economic development strategies, explaining the factors that led to Sadat s assassination. Based on hundred of interviews with key actors representing diverse political viewpoints, this book provides insight into government and opposition behavior during Sadat s presidency."

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Egypt during the Sadat years

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Former Egyptian President Anwar Sadat (1918-81) remains an enigma nearly 20 years after his assassination. As one of the original "free officers" who took part in the overthrow of Egypt's discredited ... 전체 리뷰 읽기

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A great companion to Exodus, The Source, and the auto-biography by Golda Meir. 전체 리뷰 읽기

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KIRK BEATTIE is Associate Professor of Political Science and International Relations at Simmons College in Boston. He has made numerous trips to Egypt and resided there for over six years.

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