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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104537–560 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1402482
Published: 01 October 2017
...Ben Ahmed Hougua The main hypothesis of this study is based on a causal relation between certain forms of emerging political culture in urban ecology, among the dissatisfied democrats, and the political protest in Arab capitals. This hypothesis is based on an implicit implication that the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103392–407 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1350368
Published: 01 July 2017
...Adnan El Amine The prevalence of a culture of law at a sample of 36 Arab universities is studied in this study. It examines four dimensions of the culture of law: reference to law and its related terms in the universities discourse; teaching of law programmes and law courses; activities practised...
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Published: 03 September 2018
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-243–62 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000004
Published: 01 March 2018
... . 2009 . Curriculum as Cultural Practice: Postcolonial Imaginings . Toronto : University of Toronto Press . Kilpatrick, H . 1992 . “ The Egyptian Novel from Zaynab to 1980 .” In Modern Arabic Literature , edited by M. M. Badawi , 223 – 69 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Kwa, C...
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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
... development of the scope of cooperation between the European Union and the southwestern Mediterranean countries through several political, economic, social, and cultural fields. Yet, the sphere of security is set at the top of its priorities. It is based on the principles of human rights, democracy, and the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 53398–426 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.699774
Published: 01 July 2012
... concept of what was specifically termed a ‘cultural revolution’ (originally by Lenin about 1923) was first introduced in the Arab world by Jamal ‘Abd al-Nasser on 19 December 1961, nearly four years before Mao Tse Tung's launch of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution in 1966. For his part, Mu‘ammar...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 122139–150 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122006
Published: 02 June 2019
... increasingly contributing to various cultural and recreational activities involving the two regions. © 2019 by the Centre for Arab Unity Studies. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 1223–24 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122001
Published: 02 June 2019
...Seif Da’na Over the past sixty years, contemporary Arab political history has witnessed two significant shifts, each of which has resulted in enormous social, economic, cultural, and ideological transformations. The experience of the Arab world is not unique; rather, it is part of the contemporary...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-219–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.00001B
Published: 01 March 2018
...Khalid Shibib As a humanitarian worker who was professionally involved for decades in crisis- and war-shaken countries, the author strove to understand the political, socioeconomic, and cultural factors contributing to conflicts. This contextualization, with a focus on Arab countries, confirmed...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2189–216 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000012
Published: 01 March 2018
... of the Palestinian people under local political leadership following the collapse of the national representation institutions, that is, the political, organizational, military, cultural institutions and sectorial organizations (women, workers, students, etc.) that made up the PLO and its frameworks...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84505–522 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1079979
Published: 01 October 2015
...Hakim Khatib The empirical literature has focused on political, socio-economic and even religious indicators when attempting to understand the rise of Islamic factions in Egypt, thereby minimizing the role of cultural aspects in driving mobilization and contestation processes in the Arab World...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 83339–350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1055896
Published: 01 July 2015
... progressive resistance left culture, and it clarifies also the role and the impact of the Arab-Palestinian cultural heritage in the retardation of the Palestinian leftist movement. It seems evident today that the popularity the Palestinian leftist movement once enjoyed was related to a specific political era...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13146–68 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.46
Published: 01 March 2020
... In the post-Gaddafi era, the inherent weakness of civic and democratic culture, as well as the increasing influence of the peripheries at the expense of the center, interacted with the politicization of public administration, exclusion, and mistrust to produce crisis and conflict. All these factors...
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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
... philanthropic association in Sidon called The Islamic Institute for Culture and Higher Education. In 1979, he started building a school complex in the village of Kfar Fallus near Sidon. This spending brought him in touch with Sidon’s local politics and notable families. He placed his technocrats in the...
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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
... situation to the fall of the Ottoman Empire and the Sykes–Picot Agreement (1916) after World War I, which divided up the spoils of war in the Near East according to the preferences of the victorious, and not taking into account the intricate histories and cultures of the numerous ethnicities, relations, and...
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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
... Algerian–French relations deepened, the Pieds-Noir further reinforced their claims for compensation and property restoration. These demands were prompted as the Pieds-Noir held senior positions in France. They also achieved significant success in economic, cultural, and political sectors in a way that...
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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
... ). Washington, DC : Brookings Institutions . Reus-Smit , Christian . 2017 . “Cultural Diversity and International Order.” International Organization 71 ( 4 ): 851 – 85 . Rolland , Nadège . 2017 . China’s Eurasian Century? Political and Strategic Implications of the Belt and Road...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 23458–480 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903034989
Published: 01 July 2009
...Ziad Hafez This paper is an attempt at showing the relationship between a rent-based economy, factionalism and corruption. The premise is that without an understanding of the culture of rent, factionalism and corruption, attempts at political and economic reform will not succeed...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 23435–457 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910902875762
Published: 01 July 2009
... thoughts and views are used as vehicles to test some innate features of Islamic architecture. The influence of language and the desert, two exceptionally important factors that have shaped the culture of Muslim societies and its manifestation in architecture, is also explored. The findings of this paper...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 22324–327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910902853884
Published: 01 April 2009
...Ziad Hafez © 2009 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2009 Draining the sources of terrorism in Islamic culture [in Arabic], by Muḥammad al-Shaḥrūr , Lebanon , Institute for Contemporary Intellectual Studies, Al Ahali for Publishing and Distribution , 2008 , no ISBN available...