Negotiating (Informal) Institutional Change: Understanding Local Politics in Jordan

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Malika Bouziane – 2013

We insisted on establishing a consultative council because we, the shabāb (young people), are trying to induce change in the thinking of our family members. We demanded that we select someone educated because this person can better represent our interests. Young people are worried about their future and are fed up with the Shuyūkh making decisions on their behalf. Therefore, about fifteen young people joined together and developed guidelines for primary elections. The old Shuyūkh realized that internal opposition was too strong, so they had to accept.

Titel
Negotiating (Informal) Institutional Change: Understanding Local Politics in Jordan
Verlag
Palgrave Macmillan
Ort
Basingstoke
Schlagwörter
Lokale Akteure, MENA – Region, Staatlichkeit, Community Based Organizations (CBO), Teilprojekt B6
Datum
2013
Kennung
ISBN 978-1137338686
Erschienen in
Local Politics and Contemporary Transformation in the Arab World, Governance and Limited Statehood Series, 137-157.
Sprache
eng
Art
Text