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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2012) 5 (2): 313–315.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Chikara Sasaki © 2012 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2012 Founding figures and commentators in Arabic mathematics: a history of Arabic sciences and mathematics , Vol. 1 , by Roshdi Rashed , edited by Nader El-Bizri , translated by Roger Wareham , with Chris Allen and Michael...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2012) 5 (1): 128–141.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Roshdi Rashed * Translation from the Arabic book Dirāsāt fī Tārīkh al-ʿUlūm al-ʿArabīyah wa Falsafatihā ( Studies in the History of Arabic Sciences and their Philosophy ), Chapter 2: ‘al-ʿIlm al-ʿArabī wa Tajdīd Tārīkh al-ʿUlūm’ (‘Arabic science and renewing the historiography of science...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (1-2): 279–295.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Mohammed Aref This review essay introduces the work of the Egyptian scientific historian and philosopher Roshdi Rashed, a pioneer in the field of the history of Arab sciences. The article is based on the five volumes he originally wrote in French and later translated into Arabic, which were...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (4): 522–536.
Published: 01 October 2017
... Mohammed Binhuwaidin Political Science Department, United Arab Emirates University, College of Humanities and Social Science, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates (UAE) ABSTRACT The Arab-Muslim world is often described negatively as undemocratic, intolerant and economically backward. Rare positive commentary about...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2011) 4 (3): 415–423.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Gabi El-Khoury This statistical file is concerned with indications of the status of science and knowledge in Arab countries, assuming that these countries have no alternative but to stimulate the areas of science and technology together along with the education sector, if for nothing more than to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (3): 295–322.
Published: 01 July 2015
... outlook for the youth in Arab countries and their role in future. Other chapters consider economic developments and their link to political developments and issues relating to science, technology and digital technologies. The final chapters cover the major political hotspots in the region, namely...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (3): 85–112.
Published: 03 September 2018
... Professor of Public Policy and Public Management, Department of Political Science, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates. As well as publishing several papers in international journals such as the International Journal of Public Administration and Journal of Budgeting , he has...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 March 2020
... . Maxwell , J . 2013 . “Why has Libya given $2 billion to Egypt?” Think Africa Press 5 April . http://thinkafricapress.com/libya/why-has-libya-given-2-billion-egypt . McQuinn , Brian . 2013 . “Assessing (In) Security after the Arab Spring: The Case of Libya.” PS: Political Science and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (4): 41–62.
Published: 04 December 2018
...[’s] Commission. ( Free Iraq Foundation 2013 , 14) H uda A l-Tamimi , Ph.D., M.Phil., Fellow Higher Education Academy (FHEA), is Postgraduate & Honours Convenor and Arabic Program Convenor at the Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies Research, School of Social Sciences, College of Arts and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2014) 7 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 January 2014
... critique, together with other critiques of mainstream social science by scholars from the Global South, has ended up endorsing a newly hegemonic social science that actually reinvents ‘Arab exceptionalism’. This poses a problem for would-be analysts of the Arab revolts that began in 2010. * Email...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (4): 83–110.
Published: 04 December 2018
... receiving most value, in decreasing order, are: Fikh and Usul ; Arabic language; logic; philosophy; Quranic studies; and history. On the other hand, the hawza ’s published curriculum-map lists many courses related to the social sciences (principles of sociology, principles of psychology, principles...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2011) 4 (2): 190–207.
Published: 01 April 2011
...A.B. Zahlan Tunisians and Egyptians sought recently to transform their political culture. Their political economy has rendered it impossible to develop the scientific infrastructure needed to benefit from science. This paper shows that, by comparison with China and India, the Arabs in 1999 had a...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (4): 63–82.
Published: 04 December 2018
... and stability on a sound basis. In its quest for answers, it uses a descriptive, critical and interpretive methodology in an analytical framework that combines the views of prominent economists and social scientists while paying special attention to the scientific and critical views of Arab Gulf...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2011) 4 (2): 174–189.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Science and Center for Islamic and Arabic Studies at San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA Taylor and FrancisRCAA_A_569179.sgm10.1080/17 50912 2011.569179Contemporary Arab Affairs0950-3110 (pri t)/1473-348X (online)Article2 11 & Francis4 0 002011D Fa id bdel-Nourabdelnou@m l. dsu.edu Translator s...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2014) 7 (3): 421–436.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Ziad Hafez This article is a call to re-examine current Arab epistemology in behavioural sciences in order to develop an Arab grown set of tools and concepts that will contribute to the civilization renewal as promoted by the Arab Renaissance Project. In particular, some thoughts relating to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (1): 22–38.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Arab uprisings political economy economic growth science and technology productivity The political economy of democratic transition in the Arab situation Georges Corm* Saint-Joseph University, Institut de sciences politiques and Former Minister of Finance, Beirut, Lebanon The present article is...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2008) 1 (4): 519–538.
Published: 01 October 2008
... could be translated literally as the ‘nationalization of science/knowledge’, however, the import is wider in scope and is intended to connote the process of making knowledge, science and scientific culture indigenous in and endemic to the Arab nation. In the view of the author, among the chief factors...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 25–50.
Published: 28 August 2020
...-jaza’er, 1989–2014” [The Crisis of Democracy in Algeria] . In Al-majala al-arabia lil-auloom al-siyasiya [ The Arab Periodical of Political Science ], nos . 45 – 46 : 57 – 70 . Berkovitch , Nitza , and Karen Bradley . 1999 . “ The Globalization of Women’s Status: Consensus/Disensus...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 123–131.
Published: 28 August 2020
...Abdulhakim Al Gazawi © 2020 by the Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2020 The Sociology of Identity: The Dialectics of Consciousness, Deconstruction and Reconstruction by Abdulghani Imad , 2nd edn ( Beirut : Center for Arab Unity Studies , 2019 ). 304 pp. US$13.00 . ISBN...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 3–24.
Published: 28 August 2020
... . “ The Arab Spring in Tunisia: A Liberal Democratic Transition? ” Electronic Journal of Social Sciences 12 ( 47 ): 310 – 27 . Zakaria , Fareed . 1997 . “ The Rise of Illiberal Democracy .” Foreign Affairs 76 ( 6 ): 22 – 43 . This paper claims that each country...