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State and society in Algeria

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Westview Press , Boulder
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Statementedited by John P. Entelis and Phillip C. Naylor.
SeriesState, culture, and society in Arab North Africa
ContributionsEntelis, John P. 1941-, Naylor, Phillip Chiviges.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJQ3231 .S73 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 307 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1718590M
ISBN 100813380049
LC Control Number92021375

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This book was previously published as a special issue of the Journal of North African Studies. Robert Mortimer Robert Mortimer is Professor of Political Science at Haverford College in Haverford, Pennsylvania.

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By mid-June, an alliance of 70 political and professional organizations, claiming to represent civil society, issued a detailed plan for Algeria’s transition to a fully transparent and democratic system. Saïd Salhi, the vice president of Algeria’s chapter of the League of Human Rights, insisted that following the plan’s four steps would.

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This re-sentment was and remains central to the crisis in the relationship between the Algerian state and society. Indonesia is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia’s culture, history, government, economy, and society.

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Algeria had opted for independence in a referendum on July 1,and France recognized Algeria as an independent state on July 3,