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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. 2018; 111-291–109 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.00001A
Published: 01 March 2018
... group accused the others of deviating from the goals of true Islamism. Indeed, two factions emerged within the Islamist camp: radical jihadists and the Mufti, on one hand, and the MB and some Salafis, excluding the Madkhalis who joined Operation Dignity in the east, on the other. Commenting on intra...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103338–353 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1358956
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. 2020; 131128–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.128
Published: 01 March 2020
... negative repercussions on the Palestinian cause; the US failure to promote its claims of espousing freedom and democracy in the Arab world; blatant US interference in the affairs of Arab countries; the US position on radical Islamic movements; and US–Arab relations after the September 11 attacks and 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
... border to revolutionary forces, in addition to almost a hundred special forces and logistical support ( Levinson and Rosenberg 2011 ). With the killing of Qaddafi and the flight or capture of his sons, including Sayf al-Islam, several political factions set out to build a new Libya with a more inclusive...
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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
... counted because what has happened since 2011, in general, and since 2014, in particular, has been more divisions and consequent conflicts. The situations and positions of various factions have changed in a way that makes mapping them rather difficult to realize. If the 2011 conflict produced two clear...
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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
... Westernized bureaucratic Algerian elite with francophone mindsets that opposed Islamic and Arab values, decades after its withdrawal from Algeria. In this light, we always refer to the so-called “Promotion Lacoste,” a group of officers, sons of leaders and collaborators with the French army, named after the...
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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
... several Gulf contractors who eclipsed Lebanon’s old trade and finance families. These new contractors became a powerful capitalist faction in Lebanon, but they had to deal with militia leaders who also had economic agendas of their own. He became the most powerful of these contractors in Lebanon...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 1233–20 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123001
Published: 03 September 2019
...Abdul Ghani Imad The thesis of political Islam’s failure reignites a deep discussion of fundamental questions. At the same time, it opens the door for a discussion of post Islamism as a concept, a term, and a phase. The term “post-Islamism,” like every “post-” term, is undoubtedly characterized by...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12253–80 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122003
Published: 02 June 2019
.../poetry 18 Scientific/documentary 15 Historic 12 Religious 8 Social 6 TABLE 14. Declared Sources Used for Preparing Friday Sermons and the Frequency of their Use Sources Always Usually or sometimes Rarely or never Islamic history 13 17 2 General history 3...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 122151–168 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122007
Published: 02 June 2019
... . Chulov, Martin . 2017 . “ I Will Return Saudi Arabia to Moderate Islam, says Crown Prince ”. The Guardian October 24. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/oct/24/i-will-return-saudi-arabia-moderate-islam-crown-prince . Cook, Steven A . 2016 . “ Saudi Arabia’s Gamal Mubarak. ” June 20. New...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12155–74 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121004
Published: 01 March 2019
.../uploads/media/Chaillot_Paper_131_Arab_armies.pdf Gelvin, James L . 2012 . The Arab Uprisings: What Everyone Needs to Know . New York : Oxford University Press . Grote, Rainer , and Tilmann Roeder , eds. 2016 . Constitutionalism, Human Rights and Islam After the Arab Spring . New York...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11483–110 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114005
Published: 04 December 2018
...Ali Kassem A hawza is the establishment responsible for the training of Shia Islam’s imams, preachers, professors, and researchers. For hundreds of years, its educational model has involved the teaching of Fikh , Usul , philosophy, Quranic studies and Arabic language. Over the past few decades, the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11441–62 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114003
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. 2018; 11419–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114002
Published: 04 December 2018
... occur until after the main thrust of the uprising was over (post-1991). These Islamist resistance groups (i.e., Islamic Jihad and Hamas) did not emerge until the PLO began talks with the Israeli government, and preparation began for the creation of the PA. 6. I focus on the West Bank because PA...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11325–46 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.113002
Published: 03 September 2018
...Khalil Al-Anani How do Islamist movements perceive citizenship rights, particularly in conservative societies such as the case in the Middle East? This study attempts to answer this question by examining the case of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt. Conventional wisdom demonstrates that Islamic...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 113113–134 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.113006
Published: 03 September 2018
... Iranian diplomatic missions in Qatar; and to remove members of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard and cease military and intelligence cooperation with Iran. To cut ties to all “terrorist, sectarian and ideological organisations,” in particular the Muslim Brotherhood, Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2297–302 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000017
Published: 01 March 2018
... have promoted bellicose positions that have contributed to the misery of Arab populations such as in Syria, Iraq, Libya, and Yemen (6). Added to that is the terrorism practiced by certain Islamic factions in various Arab countries as well as in Pakistan, Nigeria, and even in the United States and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2111–126 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000007
Published: 01 March 2018
... stage of the organization’s (political party) management to a stage of state administration. Egyptian Islamist groups had no specific perception of the nature of the state, or of an applied model to implement the “Islamic state.” Although these groups had a declared project, which they had been...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-263–89 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000005
Published: 01 March 2018
... cultures that should be based on rational principles that meet the interests of all through discussion, dialogue, and debate. ( Al-Mohamadawi 2011 , 326–27) 1. The moments depicted as a “golden age” of Islam, the stage of prophecy and the Orthodox Caliphs, were also a stage of terrible wars...