A Historical Sociology Perspective on the Legacy of State Formation and Dynamics of the Arab Spring in Libya: From Elusive Authority of Qadhafi to Masses Craving for Democracy

Öz This study aims to question the appropriateness of ‘transition to democracy’ paradigm in the Arab Spring context with a specific focus on Libya. Arguing that the real problematique lies at the meta-theoretical level, the assumptions and the empirical incongruities of democratisation and post-democratisation perspectives will be elaborated on. With a historical and social minded analysis, the political developments in Libya will be approached with a historical sociology perspective complemented with political economy of regime security. The interaction within the state-society complex in the framework of complex relationship with regional/international level dynamics will be given a specific focus and unlike deterministic-teleological and reductionist democratization/post-democratization perspectives, the answer for the question ‘what happened politically in Libya during the Arab Spring’ will be searched.

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APA Bilgenoğlu, A , Mengüaslan, H . (2020). A Historical Sociology Perspective on the Legacy of State Formation and Dynamics of the Arab Spring in Libya: From Elusive Authority of Qadhafi to Masses Craving for Democracy . Türkiye Ortadoğu Çalışmaları Dergisi , 7 (1) , 203-234 . DOI: 10.26513/tocd.654039
MLA Bilgenoğlu, A , Mengüaslan, H . "A Historical Sociology Perspective on the Legacy of State Formation and Dynamics of the Arab Spring in Libya: From Elusive Authority of Qadhafi to Masses Craving for Democracy" . Türkiye Ortadoğu Çalışmaları Dergisi 7 (2020 ): 203-234 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/tocd/issue/54334/654039>
Chicago Bilgenoğlu, A , Mengüaslan, H . "A Historical Sociology Perspective on the Legacy of State Formation and Dynamics of the Arab Spring in Libya: From Elusive Authority of Qadhafi to Masses Craving for Democracy". Türkiye Ortadoğu Çalışmaları Dergisi 7 (2020 ): 203-234
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ISNAD Bilgenoğlu, Ali , Mengüaslan, Hikmet . "A Historical Sociology Perspective on the Legacy of State Formation and Dynamics of the Arab Spring in Libya: From Elusive Authority of Qadhafi to Masses Craving for Democracy". Türkiye Ortadoğu Çalışmaları Dergisi 7 / 1 (Haziran 2020): 203-234 . https://doi.org/10.26513/tocd.654039
AMA Bilgenoğlu A , Mengüaslan H . A Historical Sociology Perspective on the Legacy of State Formation and Dynamics of the Arab Spring in Libya: From Elusive Authority of Qadhafi to Masses Craving for Democracy. Türkiye Ortadoğu Çalışmaları Dergisi. 2020; 7(1): 203-234.
Vancouver Bilgenoğlu A , Mengüaslan H . A Historical Sociology Perspective on the Legacy of State Formation and Dynamics of the Arab Spring in Libya: From Elusive Authority of Qadhafi to Masses Craving for Democracy. Türkiye Ortadoğu Çalışmaları Dergisi. 2020; 7(1): 203-234.
IEEE A. Bilgenoğlu ve H. Mengüaslan , "A Historical Sociology Perspective on the Legacy of State Formation and Dynamics of the Arab Spring in Libya: From Elusive Authority of Qadhafi to Masses Craving for Democracy", Türkiye Ortadoğu Çalışmaları Dergisi, c. 7, sayı. 1, ss. 203-234, Haz. 2020, doi:10.26513/tocd.654039