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The Crown Center Publishes a New Edited Volume by Eva Bellin and Heidi Lane

Feb. 22, 2016

The Crown Center for Middle East Studies is pleased to announce the publication of a new edited volume by Prof. Eva Bellin and Prof. Heidi E. Lane titled, Building Rule of Law in the Arab World: Tunisia, Egypt, and Beyond.

How might Arab countries build the foundations for rule of law in the wake of prolonged authoritarian rule? What specific challenges do they confront? Are there insights to be gained from comparative analysis beyond the region? Exploring these questions, the authors of Building Rule of Law in the Arab World (Lynne Rienner, 2016) provide a theoretically informed, empirically rich account of key issues facing the countries at the forefront of political change since the Arab Spring as governments seek to develop effective and responsible judiciaries, security sectors, and anticorruption agencies. 

Eva Bellin is the Myra and Robert Kraft Professor of Arab Politics at the Crown Center for Middle East Studies.

Heidi E. Lane is associate professor of strategy and policy and director of the Greater Middle East Research Study Group at the US Naval War College.

Click here for purchasing information and to read an excerpt.