阿拉伯人想要什么?

开罗——一年前,突尼斯街头小贩穆罕默德•布瓦吉吉自杀引发了一系列深得人心的抗议活动,席卷了阿拉伯世界,迫使埃及、利比亚和也门的独裁者下台。目前,叙利亚总统巴沙尔•阿萨德的统治似乎也接近尾声了。

这些求变的运动统称为“阿拉伯之春”。但是什么价值观推动着这些运动,它们的追随者想要什么样的变革?去年夏天在阿拉伯世界开展的一系列调查凸显出了民意方面的一些重要变化。

在调查中,84%的埃及人和66%的黎巴嫩人认为民主和经济繁荣是阿拉伯之春的目标。在这两个国家,只有约9%的人认为这些运动旨在建立伊斯兰政府。

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