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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 83363–378 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1049055
Published: 01 July 2015
...Mourad Bensaid; Salah Ziani This paper analyses the relationship between the elites and the ruling authority in Algeria and the influence of ideology on the development of this relationship through a study of the roles undertaken by the elites from independence to today. The Algerian elites and the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 52252–278 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.671999
Published: 01 April 2012
...Mohammed Halim Limam Corruption in present-day Algeria has become so rife that it has gone from what Algerians once sardonically termed the ‘sport of the elite’ to being the ‘national sport’. Not only has it reached epidemic proportions at all levels, it has become a culture unto itself, endemic to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13169–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.69
Published: 01 March 2020
...Salim Hamidani The colonial period in Algeria was a time of suffering and struggle for Algerians who fought to win back their freedom and defend their values against French attempts to subjugate them. It was also a struggle to end foreign control over the country’s wealth and resources. National...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 131105–122 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.105
Published: 01 March 2020
... accepted nor refused and preferred the adoption of the policy of “let’s wait and see.” The position of the state of Algeria towards the policy, in contrast to its counterparts, Tunisia and Morocco, was characterized by a kind of hesitation and anticipation with initially Algeria not welcoming the European...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104577–595 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1402481
Published: 01 October 2017
... Science Department, University of Oum El Bouaghi, Algeria ABSTRACT Steady development of China Arab economic relations has been taking place in a turbulent international environment, especially at political and economic levels. In such a context, this study shifts the attention towards approaching China...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 82212–225 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1017958
Published: 01 April 2015
...Mohamed Si Bachir The problematic of this study addresses the question regarding the signing of the European Union–Algeria Association Agreement in 2005, which is: to what extent were the contexts of the negotiation respected and connected to the fundamentals of the scientific evaluation which...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103372–391 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1341600
Published: 01 July 2017
..., University of 8 May 1945, Qalmah, Algeria ABSTRACT Mauritania is among the poorest of the world s nations due, in good measure, to its itinerant Bedouin population that has moved gradually towards urbanization in accordance with the new world order. The country has undergone extensive transformation in the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 93400–420 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1202596
Published: 01 July 2016
... Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2016 Knowledge management in Arab countries knowledge society in Arab world Methodologies for assessing knowledge management in the Arab nation Grine Rabie University Center of Abdel-hafid Boussouf, Mila, Algeria ABSTRACT In the 21st century, knowledge has come to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 62198–210 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.782718
Published: 01 April 2013
... Arab world Revolution Arab Spring democratization political change Wave of change in the Arab world and chances for a transition to democracy Abdelkader Abdelali* Political Science Department, Dr. Taher Al-Maolawi University and National Centre for Social and Cultural Anthropology, Oran, Algeria...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 5168–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.621382
Published: 01 January 2012
...Ali Semmouk The questions of identity and citizenship in Algeria are complicated as well as a potentially divisive and axes of self-identification run across different lines. Individuals and groups may have more than one alignment where one locus of affiliation may overlap with another – the Berber...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 43288–300 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.586504
Published: 01 July 2011
... the Algerian adage that ‘some states have an army, but in Algeria, the army has a state’ has had a degree of applicability – especially throughout the 1960s and 1970s, there have been various attempts by Algerians to carve out a political sphere independent from the military. Chastened by the bloody...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 43301–321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.586506
Published: 01 July 2011
... its intricacies and particulars than documentary forms. The novels under consideration are Dhākirat al-Māʾ (The memory of water) by Wāsīnī al-Aʿwaj ; Khwayyā Daḥmān (My brother Dahman) by Mirzāq Biqṭāsh; and Al-waram (The Tumor) of Muḥammad Ṣārī. Examined are key issues in Algeria, including issues of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 132121–137 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.121
Published: 16 June 2020
... judiciary) seem to confirm the persistence of inherent drives towards forms of authoritarian leadership, choking the regular exercise of human rights. However, at the same time, the 2019 popular protests, demanding constitutional change, in Algeria (causing the resignation of Abdelaziz Buteflika), in Sudan...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13281–99 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.81
Published: 16 June 2020
...). This made French Emperor Napoleon III (1808–73), who was keen on winning over the Arabs after the invasion of Algeria in 1830, propose the establishment of an Arab Kingdom, in 1860, from the Mediterranean to the Gulf of Aqaba, headed by Emir Abdul Qader Jazairi (1808–83) as king of this entity. One...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13123–45 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.23
Published: 01 March 2020
... States, the UK, Italy, Algeria, Turkey, and Qatar; and those who support Haftar: Egypt, Russia, the UAE, and, to an extent, France ( International Crisis Group (ICG), Middle East & North Africa 2016 ). 10. The involvement of the UNSMIL worsened the situation, as the UN lost credibility in...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 131128–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.128
Published: 01 March 2020
... pointed to the cooperation between the military and civilian activists in the latest uprisings in Algeria and Sudan that resulted in the removal of Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir. Since 2009, a series of large natural gas discoveries in the Levant...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 1313–22 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.3
Published: 01 March 2020
... for several months. Joseph Massad links the social upheavals occurring throughout the Arab world and asserts that “the major struggles in the Arab world today—in Lebanon, Iraq, Jordan, Egypt, Algeria, Tunisia, Sudan, Morocco and elsewhere—are struggles against neoliberal economics and the poverty...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13186–104 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.86
Published: 01 March 2020
... Contiguous Zone; on the High Seas; on Fishing and Conservation of the High Seas; on the Continental Shelf; and the Optional Protocol concerning the Compulsory Settlement of Disputes). However, most importantly, today Algeria, Israel, Syria, and Turkey are not parties to the 1982 UNCLOS, and Libya, Iran, and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 124156–164 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.12.4.156
Published: 01 December 2019
... identity and control the fatwa, as is the case with the constitutions of the other Maghreb states that established religious constitutional institutions such as the Supreme Islamic Council of Algeria and Mauritania, and the Supreme Scientific Council of Morocco. The theme of religiosity and its...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 124165–172 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.12.4.165
Published: 01 December 2019
... and 1911, when Italian troops invaded the Turkish province of Libya in the face of the declining power of the Ottoman Empire vis-à-vis the increasing Western colonial powers, particularly the French troops who seized control of Algeria in 1830 and Tunisia in 1881, and the British troops who took over...