The trappings of democracy

Darwish, Adel
June 1999
Middle East;Jun99, Issue 291, p18
Discusses the compatibility of Islam with democracy with Kuwait's parliament and government as a test case. Obstructive behavior of the parliament; Paralysis between the government and the parliament; Pressure on the Kuwaiti government from other Gulf states. INSET: Kuwaiti women given the right to vote (Right to vote for women)..


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