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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 32138–147 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550911003729247
Published: 01 April 2010
... and limits that are placed on representative bodies in Bahrain, Kuwait, and Saudi Arabia, and how these inhibit manifestation of additional reforms. Correspondence Address : Email: mhalghanim@gmail.com © 2010 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2010 elections institutional limits...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94577–595 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1250361
Published: 01 October 2016
... targeted Shiite mosques in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, and private donations channelled to the armed groups in Syria. These threats are examined in detail in the first section of this paper as they represent different aspects of ISIS' influence and appeal in the Gulf societies. In order to avoid...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 64539–551 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.856079
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...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94523–535 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1241531
Published: 01 October 2016
... Studies 2016 human rights in the Arab world dissension in the Arab world social and economic rights in the Arab Region The state of democracy and human rights in the Arab ummah (nation)1 Isma il al-Shatti Writer and former Vice Prime Minister of Kuwait, Kuwait ABSTRACT Arab constitutions, for...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 24602–617 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903246955
Published: 01 October 2009
...Abdullah K. Alshayji This article discusses the composition of the new 2009 Parliament in Kuwait and compares changes in its composition with the outgoing one, dealing with factors which contributed to the historic victory of women and the demise of the organized political blocs. It traces Kuwait's...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 102228–240 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1297565
Published: 01 April 2017
...Stuti Saxena This paper seeks to assess the nature and scope of open data in government (OPD/open public data) in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries of Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Following a qualitative approach, OPD portals of GCC...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 32163–179 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550911003740715
Published: 01 April 2010
... Studies DOI: 10.1080/17550911003740715 httpwww.informaworld.com Movements of political Islam: a study in socio-cultural dynamics* Khaldoun Hasan Al-Naqeeb Kuwait University, Kuwait Taylor and FrancisRCAA_A_474593.sgm10.1080/17550911003740715Contemporary Arab Affairs0950-3110 (pri t)/1473-348X (online...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84535–552 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1078073
Published: 01 October 2015
... Social Sciences, Gulf University for Science and Technology, West Mishref, Kuwait This paper investigates the role played by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in mediating disputes since its creation in 1981 to 2011, the year of the outbreak of the Arab Spring . It analyzes the contributions of the GCC...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 22214–228 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910902854015
Published: 01 April 2009
... httpwww.informaworld.com A struggle for legitimacy: the Muslim Brotherhood and Mubarak, 1982 2009 Hesham al-Awadi Gulf Studies Center and History and International Studies Department, American University of Kuwait, Safat, Kuwait Taylor and FrancisRCAA_A_385573.sgm10.1080/17550910902854015Contemporary Arab Affairs0950-3110...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 82226–238 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1024034
Published: 01 April 2015
... and the Arab Spring: down the foreign policy slope Mohammed Nuruzzaman* Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Gulf University for Science and Technology, West Mishref, Kuwait Qatar, a backwater state in regional and international politics until 1995, has in recent years pursued a high-profile...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 54519–534 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.719104
Published: 01 October 2012
... exacerbation of the demographic disorder in the GCC Omar Hesham AlShehabi* Gulf Centre for Development Policies, Gulf University for Science and Technology, Mubarak Al-Abdullah Area/West Mishref, Kuwait This study focuses on what has become commonly known as the demographic disorder in the countries of the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13281–99 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.81
Published: 16 June 2020
... of the Soviet Union itself. The United States took advantage of the elimination of its principal enemy to impose its full hegemony in the oil-rich Middle East ( Amin 1993 , 15). Iraq was considered an obstacle that had to be eliminated, which the United States achieved after pressuring Kuwait, United...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 132146–156 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.146
Published: 16 June 2020
... any commitment to the principles of supporting national liberation movements, including the right of self-determination. Among the most prominent events that show the American position on the Kurdish issue in Iraq was the First Gulf War in 1990. In the wake of Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait, the United...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 3183–91 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903525952
Published: 01 January 2010
...Toby Dodge The day after Iraq’s August 1990 invasion of Kuwait, the United Nations Security Council passed Resolution 660 condemning Iraq’s aggression and demanding that it withdraw. A week later it passed Resolution 661 demanding that UN Member States prevent all trade and financial transactions...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 132121–137 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.121
Published: 16 June 2020
... substantive limitations were removed in art. 48 (on the freedom of the press) and in art. 44 (on the freedom of expression). 1. Certain states positioned against previous drafts by virtue of their human rights advances: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Yemen...
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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
... . Wang , Di . 2018 a. “Work Together to Write New Chapter in Relations.” Kuwait Times 2 July . Wang , Yi . 2018 b. “China and Arab States: Natural Partners in Belt and Road Initiative.” Gulf Times 8 July . Wen , W. , and C. Xiaochen . 2016 . “Who Supports China in the South...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 1243–16 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.12.4.3
Published: 01 December 2019
...-Faqih,” in some Gulf countries including Kuwait, Bahrain, and Saudi Arabia, and, to a very lesser extent, in the rest of the region. As a result, a backlash has initiated a mobilization of Sunni political groups, particularly the Muslim Brotherhood (Al-Ikhwan) and Salafist groups, with the region...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 122151–168 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122007
Published: 02 June 2019
... engiz is a Turkish researcher based in Kuwait focusing on Turkish–Gulf relations. Email: sinemcengiz0@gmail.com Turkey Saudi Arabia Qatar Gulf Crisis REFERENCES Aarts, Paul , and Carolien Roelants . 2016 . “ The Perils of the Transfer of Power in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12253–80 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122003
Published: 02 June 2019
... are very important institutions in producing preachers. The relationship between preachers and the state has a major impact on the relative autonomy of the field of religion and the messages delivered through Friday sermons. Although many Arab countries (Oman, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Kuwait...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 121125–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121008
Published: 01 March 2019
... the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait in August 1990, and the call for the United States to form an international coalition that included most Western nations, including a number of Arab states such as Egypt and Syria to help with the liberation of Kuwait in January 1991. American interventionism, which...