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Hazem Kandil presents his new book: 'The Power Triangle: Military, Security, and Politics in Regime Change'. ARB, room 119, October 21, 12-2pm

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Hazem Kandil, Cambridge University Lecturer in Political Sociology
and Fellow of St Catharine’s College, presents his new book:  The Power Triangle: Military, Security, and Politics in Regime Change.

Iran, Egypt, and Turkey all experienced remarkably similar coup-installed regimes in the middle of the twentieth century, and shared comparable state-building ambitions. Despite these similarities, each followed a different trajectory: Iran became an absolutist monarchy that was overthrown from below; Turkey evolved into a limited democracy; and Egypt metamorphosed into a police state. What accounts for this divergence?

 

Please join us! 

October 21, 2016,
12:00-2:00pm
Room 119,
Alison Richard Building

Sandwiches provided
11:30-12:00pm