Good Rebel Governance & Hamas and Gaza (S. 13, Ep. 6)

Amazon.com: Good Rebel Governance: 9781108745901: Mukhopadhyay, Dipali: BooksOn this week’s episode of the podcast, Dipali Mukhopadhyay of the University of Minnesota joins Marc Lynch to discuss her new book (co-authored with Kimberly Howe of Tufts University), Good Rebel Governance: Revolutionary Politics and Western Intervention in Syria. This book moves the scholarship on insurgent rule forward by considering how governing authority arises and evolves during violent conflict, and whether particular institutions of insurgent rule can be cultivated through foreign intervention. Mukhopadhyay explains how United States and its allies embarked on an effort to encourage liberal, democratic politics amid the Syrian conflict. (Starts at 00:52).

Imad Alsoos of Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology also joins Marc Lynch on a spotlight on Hamas and Gaza. (Starts at 33:00).

 

 

Music for this season’s podcast was created by Malika Zarra. You can find more of her work on Instagram and Linktree.

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