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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (3): 404–421.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Tarek El-Beshry According to Tariq Al-Bishri, it is not true that it is the Islamic current that controls the state in Egypt as a political project is in the process of crystallizing. His main proposal is for the three forces dominating the structure and dynamics of political life in Egypt – namely...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (3): 3–24.
Published: 03 September 2018
... on establishing institutions of higher education within an existing unique context to examine the challenges that these institutions face on both the policy and political levels due to the prevailing current geopolitical climate vis-à-vis Islam. While focusing on the present and offering some...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (1-2): 91–109.
Published: 01 March 2018
... contestation between Islamists and liberals but this may be misleading. Islamists are not united but they share an adherence to the establishment of a Muslim society and some form of a khilafa. However, non-Islamists may not easily be identified as “on current.” Indeed, the “current” includes an array of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (1-2): 239–255.
Published: 01 March 2018
.... M . 2014 . “The Dynamics of Syria’s Civil War.” RAND Policy Issue . Kynsilehto, A . 2008 . “Islamic Feminism: Current Perspectives.” In Islamic Feminism , edited by A. Kynsilehto , no. 96 , p. 9 – 13 . Tampere : Tampere Peace Research Institute . Landis, J . 2012 . “ The Syrian...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2014) 7 (3): 398–420.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Tawfiq al-Saif This article focuses on the Muslim Brotherhood and political Salafism, two influential currents of political Islam that formed a two-pronged political movement prevailing in Saudi Arabia over the past two decades. It examines how they have both influenced, in separate and distinct...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2014) 7 (1): 54–81.
Published: 01 January 2014
... be defending religion and pursuing its implementation. Such groups consider all other ways of thinking as apostasy that must be eliminated; while juxtaposed to them, there exist intellectual currents calling for the continued separation of religion and the state and its laws. During the past two...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (3): 338–353.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Nadia Sa’d Al-Deen Emboldened by American partiality for the Israeli occupation and the feeble Arab-Islamic support for the Palestinian cause, Israel has been taking advantage, over the last five years, of the current events and changing conditions prevailing in the regional Arab system. The...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (4): 523–534.
Published: 01 October 2015
... for current developments in Sudan were established. * Email: msharfi@hotmail.com © 2015 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2015 Sudan foreign policy ideology radicalism National Islamic Front (NIF) National Salvation Revolution (NSR) Sudan s radical foreign policy agenda in...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2014) 7 (3): 380–397.
Published: 01 July 2014
... in pointing out how in the current conflicting situation the future of Sudan is being jeopardized. Keywords: Sudan; nation-building; Islamism; tribal politics; divided society; economy; security; state Introduction People interested in Sudanese affairs agree that Sudan is a very complex country, one...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 132–137.
Published: 28 August 2020
... . The author believes his book differs from similar books by his peers in two different ways. First, he argues that other authors focus on current Muslim problems and their state of stagnation or regression without explaining how and why Muslims were successful between the eighth and mid-twelfth...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 51–78.
Published: 28 August 2020
... major question: why is it difficult to topple the Saudi political regime? Whereas the country’s oil wealth or external protection by great powers, Great Britain in the past, and currently the United States, are seen as main factors in the stability of the Saudi political regime, it is suggested here...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 79–97.
Published: 28 August 2020
... authoritative in using different forms of repressions. In this section we will continue analyzing the reconstructed social representations following Bauer and Gaskell’s (1999) model in what they call the project in the future. As an alternative, we will focus on the current political project and how it...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 3–24.
Published: 28 August 2020
... inevitably has its own share of tyranny (in quantity as well as quality) imposed by its political leaders for a certain period of time (which may be short or long, past or present). The current research is based on the distinction between two kinds of tyranny: possible tyranny, i.e., acceptable tyranny...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 25–50.
Published: 28 August 2020
... income in current international dollars. We calculated an average for 2016–18. Owing to the large positive skew of this variable, we use its logarithm. Source: The World Bank, The World Bank Open Data . https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/NY.GDP.PCAP.PP.KD ; data file GDP per capital PPP (current...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 123–131.
Published: 28 August 2020
... blocks of the term “identity” are examined. This is made apparent in the analysis of the speech of activists from diverging cultures which undermines once stable beliefs, in ways unseen before, leading to unexpected outcomes. The book considers the radical changes in the current definition of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 98–122.
Published: 28 August 2020
... reasons, we could gradually come to the multifaceted concept of cosmopolitanism as it fits, in at least two ways, into the current study of foreign correspondents and their reporting. On the one hand, the correspondents themselves may be seen as cosmopolitan: world-wise travelers, familiar with many...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (1): 82–90.
Published: 01 January 2013
... be realized, a vision needs the right tools. In the past few decades, the emergence of new ideas offering Muslim women a model to emulate coincided with the onset of a new era in Islamic thought that 84 K. Al-Ghanim began in the 1970s. This current embarked on a theoretical discussion of women s...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (2): 121–137.
Published: 16 June 2020
... terms of rights, and it was decided to focus on the 2014 version currently in force. The rights in the 2012 Constitution not taken up were: the reference to Arabization in art. 12; the reference to developing the desert in art. 16; and the protection of religious endowments in arts. 21 and 25. Two...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (2): 54–80.
Published: 16 June 2020
... National Conference of Ideological Security: Concepts and Challenges , 22 – 25 , Prince Nayef ibn Abdul Aziz Center for Studies, King Saud University , Riyadh . Al-Jabiri , Mohammad Abed . 2006 . “Civil Society and the Current Arab Reality .” Itihad , 12 October . http...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (2): 27–53.
Published: 16 June 2020
... ultimate expression in the boycotting of some products following online calls to blacklist three economic brands: mineral water (Sidi Ali), diesel from Afriquia stations, and milk (Central). It seems, currently, that the facts are moving towards a new sequential cycle of protest that is centered on the...