From Manshiya to Alexandria: Re-Examining the Process of Constitutionalizing, Rationalizing, and Normalizing the Emergency Status in Egypt (2020)

Recent political and legal developments within the Arab region have resurrected previously dormant historical debates and endowed them with a new life and vitality. The theory of exceptionality has been prominent within these debates, being repeatedly reasserted in different constitutional drafts, and even celebrated, as a means through which political authority maintain and secure ‘the public order’. Over the course of the 20th century Continue reading From Manshiya to Alexandria: Re-Examining the Process of Constitutionalizing, Rationalizing, and Normalizing the Emergency Status in Egypt (2020)