Barany Discusses the Military's Role in the Arab Revolts


Zoltan Barany, Professor at the University of Texas at Austin, USA, gave a lecture on "The Military's Role in the Arab Revolts" on April 18, 2012 at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane. Barany is Frank C. Erwin, Jr. Centennial Professor, Fellow of the Centennial Chair in the Liberal Arts, the University of Texas at Austin. He is the author of several books, among which The Soldier and the Changing State: Building Democratic Armies in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas (Princeton, 2012), Democratic Breakdown and the Decline of the Russian Military (Princeton, 2007), The Future of NATO Expansion (Cambridge, 2003) and The East European Gypsies (Cambridge, 2001). He has also published several articles in prestigious journals such as Comparative Politics, Government and Opposition, Journal of Democracy, Policy Review, Political Science Quarterly, Presidential Studies Quarterly, Security Studies, World Politics, and more.

Posted on 04/20/2012