Revolutionary Change in the Twenty-First Century

Listen to the first part of this lecture, stopping at 34:47. O'Brien talks about the possibility of revolutionary change in the twenty-first century; the lecture was recorded before the eruption of protests now known as the Arab Spring. Write a paragraph based on the following prompt. Consider how having studied the historical revolutions in this course helps you make sense of the revolutionary transformations that have been taking place in North Africa and the Middle East since December 2010.

This resource is copyrighted by the University of Houston and may not be reproduced without the explicit permission of the copyright holder.

Last modified: Thursday, August 19, 2021, 4:13 PM