TITLE

WHY IT'S DIFFERENT THIS TIME

AUTHOR(S)
Zakaria, Fareed
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);2/28/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 8, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the potential outcome of the 2011 Arab Spring rebellions in the Middle East. The author argues that while previous revolutions have failed to bring about longstanding changes, these revolutions may succeed because of the large percentage of the population that is under 30 and the use of technology, including the Internet, television, and mobile phones, which has allowed the broadcasting of information throughout regions.
ACCESSION #
63594594

 

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