Political consensus: A study on the nature of the crisis of the pluralist system in Iraq


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  • Alaa Abd Ulrazzaq Center of Strategic and International Studies, University of Baghdad, Iraq


Political Conesus, Pluralism, Democracy in Iraq, political parties in Iraq, Political transformation


The topics of this paper deal with problems of political consensus in Iraq as one of the most controversial dilemmas of the Pluralist system in Iraq. Most societies that have lived for long periods under totalitarian and tyrannical regimes witness a number of obstacles and problems associated with democratic transformation or any transformation that leads to changing the character of the previous totalitarian regime. Any peaceful change or development can affect its political structures and institutions. Consequently, the obstacles to a real democratic transformation were more complex as a result of the presence of a set of political, social and economic structures that were not the product of the previous totalitarian regime but were the result of long periods of intellectual decadence and political tyranny and what was entrenched in society The Iraqi people have traditional values ​​and institutions that are no longer compatible in their existence with the contemporary paths of democratic systems.


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Ulrazzaq, A. A. (2022). Political consensus: A study on the nature of the crisis of the pluralist system in Iraq. Sprin Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, 1(08), 428–435. https://doi.org/10.55559/sjahss.v1i08.48