A Military Coup d’état or a Popular Revolution: Debating the Concept of Democracy

EPC | 01 Jul 2013

The paper tackles the political and intellectual debate raised by the June 30th revolution, the ousting of President Morsi and whether it was a revolution or a coup d’état by reviewing two concepts and schools on defining democracy: - Formal or procedural democracy, - Substantive democracy Moreover, the paper discusses how the Muslim Brotherhood has used the new regime and differences about these concepts to prove its views.

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