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dc.contributor.authorMulderig, M. Chloe
dc.date.accessioned2017-07-03T18:55:00Z
dc.date.available2017-07-03T18:55:00Z
dc.date.copyright2011
dc.date.issued2011-10
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/2144/22729
dc.descriptionThis repository item contains a single issue of Issues in Brief, a series of policy briefs that began publishing in 2008 by the Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future.
dc.description.abstractThis Issues in Brief discusses the role that youth played in “the Arab Spring” of 2011 in terms of the inability of young people to progress to adulthood following traditional cultural channels and rites of passage. M. Chloe Mulderig, a 2011 Pardee Graduate Summer Fellow and Boston University doctoral candidate in anthropology who has done extensive field work in the Arab world, discusses the social, cultural, and market forces that have thrust much of a generation of Arab youth into a “liminal state of pre-adulthood” and the implications that has for the future of Arab countries.
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.publisherBoston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future
dc.relation.ispartofseriesIssues in Brief;21
dc.rightsCopyright 2011 Boston University. Permission to copy without fee all or part of this material is granted provided that: 1. The copies are not made or distributed for direct commercial advantage; 2. the report title, author, document number, and release date appear, and notice is given that copying is by permission of BOSTON UNIVERSITY TRUSTEES. To copy otherwise, or to republish, requires a fee and / or special permission.
dc.subjectArab Spring
dc.subjectAdulthood
dc.subjectSocial movements
dc.subjectPre-adulthood
dc.titleAdulthood denied: youth dissatisfaction and the Arab Spring
dc.typeOther
dc.rights.holderBoston University Trustees
dc.identifier.issue21


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