Robert P. Parks


Robert P. Parks, a political scientist, is founding director of the Centre d’Études Maghrébines en Algérie in Oran, Algeria.

Articles by this Author
Voter Participation and Loud Claim Making in Algeria

Change looms on the horizon in Algeria—change that could well touch the edifice of the country’s framework of governance. In the short term, given the protracted period of low international oil and gas prices, the state is likely to...

From the War of National Liberation to Gentrification

On December 22, 2013, 40 families living at 11 Boulevard de la Soummam -- the Champs Élysées of the western Algerian city of Oran -- took to the streets brandishing banners and shouting slogans against one of Algeria’s...