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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (3): 25–46.
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) 11 (1-2): 111–126.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Ahmed Zaghloul Shalata In the first parliamentary elections after Mr. Mubarak’s overthrow in February 2011, the Muslim Brotherhood’s newly formed Freedom and Justice Party had won nearly half the seats in the People’s Assembly. The Muslim Brotherhood, had, over the two previous years, gained...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (3): 379–397.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Jennifer Wilmot Prior to the 2011 Arab uprisings, Islamist parties in most Arab states had been systematically prevented from exercising any meaningful authority in government. Following President Hosni Mubarak's ousting from power in 2011, the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood (MB) established a...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (4): 539–551.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Hesham Al-Awadi The article examines the Muslim Brotherhood in power in Egypt, 2012–2013, and how they dealt with the multifaceted challenges. The main argument is that the Brotherhood benefited from their past populist legitimacy to fill the vacuum created by the collapse of the Mubarak regime...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2012) 5 (2): 214–229.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Mona Farag This paper highlights the Muslim Brotherhood's experience in Egyptian elections since the 1980s with an emphasis on their last attempts during the Hosni Mubarak era in 2010 and in light of their most recent showing in the 2011 elections. This summary reveals how past electoral activities...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2009) 2 (2): 328–330.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Jeffrey Martini © 2009 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2009 Al-Ikhwān al-Muslimūn fī Miṣr: Shaykhūkhah Tuṣāriʿ al-Zaman? [The Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt: old age fighting time?] , by Khalīl al-ʿAnānī , Cairo , Maktabat al-Shurūq al-Dawlīyah , 2007 , ISBN 9789770922715...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2009) 2 (2): 214–228.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Hesham al-Awadi This article argues that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's policy changes towards the Muslim Brotherhood were based on their ability to effectively challenge the legitimacy of the regime. This rested on the Islamists’ ability to provide social services via a well-organized...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 83–103.
Published: 01 December 2019
... evaluation of the opposition groups shows the extent to which the regime—in order to appear that it was opening the public sphere to the opposition—had channels of communication with the Muslim Brotherhood. The paper also shows the system’s relations with other groups, such as “Kifaya” and “April 6”; it then...
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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 (2016) 9 (3): 351–364.
Published: 01 July 2016
... continue as the political representative of the Islamists, particularly in light of the ban on the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt. CONTACT Ahmed Zaghloul Shalata ahmedzaghloul1@gmail.com * This article is a summary of the book of the same title published in Arabic by the Centre for Arab Unity...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (1): 32–50.
Published: 01 January 2017
... consequence and a reflection of the US’s interests in Egypt and the region in general. It argues that the seemingly successful removal of the Hosni Mubarak regime by popular uprisings and the rise of Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood signalled the success of democracy. However, Morsi’s controversial...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (4): 596–606.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Paul Aarts; Carolien Roelants The Saudi leadership feels threatened, first of all by Shi'ite Iran, but also by the extremist Islamic State (IS), the Muslim Brotherhood and even liberal intellectuals. Low oil prices cause growing deficits, while youth unemployment remains huge. Is the House of Saud...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (2): 163–186.
Published: 01 April 2016
... and unfavourable political environment for holding the parliamentary elections. The paper examines some of the candidates in these parliamentary elections and the absence of the Muslim Brotherhood as well as the election results and the parliament they produced, concluding with the repercussions for...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (4): 505–522.
Published: 01 October 2015
... Mediterranean (UfM) European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) Islamic factions cultural perception perceptual bias Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Impact of perceptual biases on cultural perception towards the other : the case of Egypt versus the European Union Hakim Khatiba,b,c* aPhilipps University Marburg...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (3): 404–421.
Published: 01 July 2013
... the army and judiciary, the Muslim Brotherhood, and liberals – to collaborate and avoid posing religion and the state as two opposing entities. Having to deal with the Shari'a as the source or reference for legislation need not be a polarizing issue as religion is being dealt with as ‘the dominant...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 98–122.
Published: 28 August 2020
... March 2019 , the SIS came back to criticize the BBC’s coverage of its report on the “Be assured you’re not alone” campaign, saying that the coverage was “promoting the call for murder and the lies of the Muslim Brotherhood.” In April 2019, there was a political debate about a referendum on...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 138–144.
Published: 28 August 2020
... groups finally to take part in governing their respective countries. Of all these opposition actors, Islamist parties were best able to capitalize on the opening, such as the Justice and Development Party (PJD), Ennahda (Renaissance Party) and the Muslim Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice Party (FJP...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (3): 113–134.
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 (2020) 13 (1): 128–138.
Published: 01 March 2020
... between the “Muslim Brotherhood” and secular figures of the “Damascus Declaration,” issued in October in 2005 by numerous opposition groups and individuals calling for gradual and peaceful transition to a multiparty democracy in Syria. The book consists of two main sections. The first is reminiscent...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 3–16.
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...