On Nasser and His Legacy

@article{Ajami1974OnNA,
  title={On Nasser and His Legacy},
  author={Fouad Ajami},
  journal={Journal of Peace Research},
  year={1974},
  volume={11},
  pages={41 - 49}
}
  • Fouad Ajami
  • Published 1974
  • Engineering
  • Journal of Peace Research
The purpose of this essay is an examination of some of the fruits of Nasserism, both as a source of particular policies and choices throughout Nasser's political career and as a legacy which impinges upon political choices in post-Nasser Egyptian and Arab politics. While seeking to illuminate the positions and argumentations of the proponents and detractors of the man and his policies, the essay is not intended to arrive at a final and simple judgement concerning Nasserism and its achievements… Expand
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