Chapter 19. Political Economy: From Modernization to Globalization

  1. Youssef M. Choueiri
  1. Simon Murden

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996423.ch20

A Companion to the History of the Middle East

A Companion to the History of the Middle East

How to Cite

Murden, S. (2005) Political Economy: From Modernization to Globalization, in A Companion to the History of the Middle East (ed Y. M. Choueiri), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996423.ch20

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405106818

Online ISBN: 9780470996423

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Keywords:

  • political economy;
  • human societies;
  • marxist;
  • modernization;
  • socio-economic class

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Era of Modernization

  • The Political Economy of Post-colonial Modernization

  • The Failure of Populist Modernization in the Arab World

  • Infitah

  • The Islamic Rebellion against Secular Modernization

  • Late Twentieth-century Globalization

  • The Global Social Power of Liberal Capitalism and Economic Reform in the Middle East

  • The Inherent Instability of Globalization in the Middle East

  • The Future of the Middle East