Partial Hegemony, The Arab Spring, and Lebanon’s Ongoing Political Crisis (S. 11, Ep. 19)

Jeff Colgan of Brown University joins Marc Lynch on this week’s podcast to discuss his new book, Partial Hegemony: Oil Politics and International Order. In the book, Colgan offers lessons for leaders and analysts seeking to design new international governing arrangements to manage an array of pressing concerns. (Starts at 0:38). Safa Al-Saeedi of Northwestern University discusses her latest article,The Arab spring: why did the uprisings miss the monarchies?, published in Contemporary Politics. (Starts at 29:13). Bassel Salloukh of the Doha Institute discusses Lebanon’s ongoing political crisis. (Starts at 42:08).





Music for this season’s podcast was created by Bashir Saade (playing Ney) and Farah Kaddour (on Buzuq). You can find more of Bashir’s work on his YouTube Channel.

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