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Revolutionary justice : special courts and the formation of republican Egypt

Meital, Yoram, author

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  • Creator Yoram Meital
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2017] ©2017
  • Physical Details
    • xiii, 279 pages ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 9780190600839, 0190600837
  • OCLC ocn945170014

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-274) and index.

Contents

  • Extraordinary tribunals in modern Egypt : a genealogy -- Whitewashing a coup -- The revolution's court -- Who was responsible for the 1948 debacle? -- Rhetoric and historical polemics -- The advent of the People's Court -- Officers-brothers relations : what went wrong? -- The trial of the Murshid -- Trapped between two revolutions -- Appendix I: Decree on the crime of treason : law no. 344 of 1952 -- Appendix II: decree on the establishment of the Revolution's Court (1953)-- Appendix III: Decree on the establishment of the People's Court (1954)