Type
Part or chapter of a book
Title
Introduction: Egypt in Revolution
In
Egypt's Revolutions. Politics, Religion, and Social Movements
Author(s)
LACROIX Stéphane - Centre de recherches internationales (Publishing director)
ROUGIER Bernard - Sciences Po (Publishing director)
LACROIX Stéphane - (Publishing director)
ROUGIER Bernard - (Publishing director)
Editor
Palgrave Macmillan
Pages
1 - 15 p.
Abstract
EN
Over the past two years, Egypt has been neglected by the “Sublime Planetary Historic News Event,” to use Milan Kundera’s expression. Tahrir Square in Cairo, once celebrated as the emblematic site of an “Arab revolution” propagated through the Internet and social media, has been vacated by its globalized youth. We no longer understand what is going on in the biggest Arab country in the Muslim world— with a population of over 90 million—as if everyone had the vague feeling that they had been misled by the spinning wheels of image and commentary...

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