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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2012) 5 (1): 146–150.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Olivia Edelman © 2012 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2012 Islam, science, and the challenge of history , by Ahmad Dallal , New Haven, CT, and London , Yale University Press , 2010 , 239 pp., ISBN 978-0-300-15911-0 BOOK REVIEW Islam, science, and the challenge of history, by...
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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 (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 (2020) 13 (3): 3–24.
Published: 28 August 2020
... of History and the Last Man . London : Penguin . Gurr , Ted . 1968 . “ A Causal Model of Civil Strife: A Comparative Analysis of Using New Indices .” American Political Science Review 62 : 104 – 24 . Han , Seung-Mi . 2004 . “ The New Community Movement: Park Chung Hee...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 79–97.
Published: 28 August 2020
... represented, a concrete entity or abstract idea (O). A project, or a pragmatic context of a social group within which the representation makes sense (P). 1. By political deeds, we mean the political choices that the kings made through history to overcome economic crises. These choices overall were...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 123–131.
Published: 28 August 2020
... certain kinds of dogmatic mentality which are based on possessing absolute truth. He develops his analysis in the tenth chapter, where he raises the issue of social integration problems and the formation of “solid identity” though various explanatory approaches from social sciences. The eleventh...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 51–78.
Published: 28 August 2020
... Kamel Alboaouh . 2017 . “ Religious and Political Authority in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia .” Manas Journal of Social Science 6 ( 2 ): 241 – 57 . Metz , Helen Chapin . 1992 . Saudi Arabia: A Country Study . Washington, DC : GPO for the Library of Congress . Mouline...
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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 (2): 27–53.
Published: 16 June 2020
... unemployment in local and global society. Statistical and comprehensive research would provide valuable insights into the frustrations and feelings of injustice caused by fluctuations in living conditions. This study is being carried out with the support of the Arab Social Science Council as part of a...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (2): 121–137.
Published: 16 June 2020
... Political Science 19 : 125 – 44 . Hammami , Fida . 2013 . “The Arab Charter on Human Rights: The Task Still Unfinished.” Master’s diss., Irish Centre for Human Rights, National University of Ireland Galway . Johnson , Darin E. W. 2015 . “Beyond Constituent Assemblies and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (2): 8–26.
Published: 16 June 2020
... . Cairo : American University in Cairo Press . Ashour , O . ( 2011 ). “Egypt’s Revolution: Two Lessons from History .” Sada Journal . https://carnegieendowment.org/sada/42533 Bogaert , Koenraad . 2013 . “Contextualizing the Arab Revolts: The Politics behind Three Decades of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (1): 23–45.
Published: 01 March 2020
... discussed countless times over the past few years on media outlets, mainly due to borders’ inability to contain the movement of peoples and their associated history and political insecurity. Many of those who have been crossing borders have been characterized as refugees, terrorists, human trafficking...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 156–164.
Published: 01 December 2019
... collective work includes the contributions of the Second Maghreb Forum for Young Researchers in Social and Human Sciences held in Rabat, Morocco, October 16–18, 2015, on the theme “The Religious Question and the Transitions in the Maghreb,” organized by the Afkar Center for Studies and Research in...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 104–120.
Published: 01 December 2019
... philosophy of human nature, or a platform for political action. Instead it is a program of serious study of society. It does not intend to offer advice as to the substance of decisions the actors of history ought to take. ( Bauman 1991 , 149–50) Rather, critical theory is a permanent questioning of the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 165–172.
Published: 01 December 2019
... History of Libya: A Collection of Studies (Beirut: Center for Arab Unity Studies, 2019). 256 pp. ISBN 978-9953-82-881-7. Ahmad Sedqi Al-Dajani (1936–2003), a twentieth-century prominent thinker, historian, and prominent figure of the Arabic language, was among the most outstanding authors who wrote...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 121–140.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Lothrop Stoddard .” ISIS: Journal of the History of Science 4 : 538 – 39 . Morrison , Tony . 2016 . “Making America White Again .” The New Yorker November 14 . Nossiter , Adam . 2018 . “‘Let Them Call You Racists’. Bannon’s Rep Talk to National Front .” New York Times March 10...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 61–82.
Published: 01 December 2019
.... The “knot” of history mixed with social fragility and the psychological accumulations and generated among the rural population in a particular political context. This led to the estrangement of “masses” in different regions of the Moroccan kingdom (the unemployed, doctors, nurses, official and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 37–60.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Bedouin element, which is aware of its historical heritage in the Arabian Peninsula and belonging to tribes with branches in Palestine and Jordan ( International Crisis Group 2007 ). Thus, the history, geopolitics, and conflicts in the region affect the identity of Sinai youth who live in hazardous...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 3–16.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., linguistic, religious, tribal, and sectarian. Castells (1997, 7) argues that all identities are constructed from building materials taken from history, geography, religion, local narrative, and collective memory, which are produced and reproduced by institutions from power apparatuses. Nevertheless...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (4): 539–551.
Published: 01 October 2013
... achievements Islamists in power: the case of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt Hesham Al-Awadi* Department of History and International Relations, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, American University of Kuwait, Kuwait City, Kuwait The article examines the Muslim Brotherhood in power in Egypt, 2012 2013, and how...