1-20 of 288 Search Results for

political-transition

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 98–122.
Published: 28 August 2020
... Studies 2020 foreign correspondents cosmopolitanism xenophobia Egyptian media landscape political transitions References Allan , S. , & B. Zelizer , eds. 2004 . Reporting War: Journalism in Wartime . London : Routledge . Al-Masry Al-Youm . 2012...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (3): 379–397.
Published: 01 July 2015
... political party – the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) – and formally entered mainstream politics, providing a rare opportunity to examine the role of an Islamist party in the context of democratic transition. Contrary to concerns that the MB might use Egypt's political opening to install an undemocratic...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (3): 372–391.
Published: 01 July 2017
... Mauritania Bedouin society Mauritanian political reform Mauritanian economic development democratic transformation of Mauritania Civil society and democratic transformation in Mauritania: the paradigm of transition and the antecedents of political change Ismail Bouganour Department of Political Science...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (1): 22–38.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Arab uprisings political economy economic growth science and technology productivity The political economy of democratic transition in the Arab situation Georges Corm* Saint-Joseph University, Institut de sciences politiques and Former Minister of Finance, Beirut, Lebanon The present article is...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (1-2): 91–109.
Published: 01 March 2018
... their positions particularly in the east of the country, with an eye on carving out their power base in the post-regime transition. On their end, non-Islamists reacted by rejecting political compromises and building their own militias and tribal alliances as well as by relying on support from regional...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (3): 363–378.
Published: 01 July 2015
... towards issues of political change, especially within the scope of the so-called ‘Arab Spring revolutions’. Therefore, the stages in the process of democratic transition require careful attention to avoid any relapse that may obstruct and destroy the transition, preventing the complete metamorphosis to...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (4): 537–560.
Published: 01 October 2017
... social work. It is true that any expected transition requires long decades of normative incorporation; however, the effects of the capital on the level of politicization of the masses political ethic are observed. It is noted that the capital enjoys a large number of modernization and education factors...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (1): 93–117.
Published: 01 January 2017
..., and more broadly over the path to be followed in the transition process, can tell us about the main forces at work at the heart of the intense political conflict that developed. CONTACT Bjørn Olav Utvik b.o.utvik@ikos.uio.no © 2017 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2017 Political...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (3): 398–407.
Published: 01 July 2015
.... While in power al-Nahd ah faced multifarious political, social and economic challenges that compelled it to devise new strategies and policies to suit the changing socio- political climate. In addition to exploring post-revolution transitions and transformations in Tunisia, this paper focuses on H izb...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (2): 163–186.
Published: 01 April 2016
... system in Egypt Hassan Nafaa Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt ABSTRACT Egypt s recent parliamentary elections held from 17 October to 2 December 2015 took place at the end of an unsettled transitional period in the country that lasted for almost five years since...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (4): 523–535.
Published: 01 October 2016
... with sufficient opportunities by granting them the right to participate in political, economic, social and cultural life in addition to rendering the private life and private affairs of individuals inviolable. Arab regimes' commitment to democracy is tenuous and in the main, these regimes preserve...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (2): 256–285.
Published: 01 April 2017
... abrupt institutional change on the performance of the oil industry where this adverse impact varies in magnitude from one episode to another. As Iraq is still yet in the midst of a turbulent transition, the article also discusses the major challenges of the post-2003 era, associated with the present and...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (1): 49–67.
Published: 01 January 2016
... constitutional rule. KEYWORDS Arab Spring; Oman; Omani Spring; Sultan Qaboos; reform; democratic transition Introduction In today s prevailing conjuncture, Oman is facing a critical political crisis and is standing at a crossroads in its history. The origin of the crisis fundamentally stems from the nature of...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 3–24.
Published: 28 August 2020
... the one hand, and facilitate the understanding of it, on the other. The potential patterns for political transformation that can result from impossible despotism are a transition to: In order to make the previous proposal both clear and practical, we also offer preliminary examples. Each possible...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 79–97.
Published: 28 August 2020
...Blaiha Marouan; El Houcine Oughlane This article argues that the Moroccan monarchy’s past political projects seek to perpetuate social representations and monarchial rituals. Moreover, the monarchy started with primitive strategies such as radical repression to maintain these representations...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2012) 5 (1): 27–53.
Published: 01 January 2012
... action. The dense topography of mature political parties and organizations in Morocco factored in two ways: first, it permitted a stable environment for democratic transition, which was not new as a concept; and in a somewhat less positive regard, the compromises and concessions to numerous sides...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 123–131.
Published: 28 August 2020
... culture. This has resulted in the drawing of new political identity maps around the globe; forged by the victors of war, especially the victors of the World War I. Since then, legitimate identities were formed by dominant entities and their triumphant ideologies which enforced their vision on others in...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (3): 25–50.
Published: 28 August 2020
... Project. Political Characteristics and Transitions, 1800–2016. Dataset Users’ Manual . Center for Systematic Peace . www.systemicpeace.org Meagher , Michelle . 2011 . “ Patriarchy .” In The Concise Encyclopedia of Sociology , edited by George Ritzer and J. Michael Ryan , 441...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2014) 7 (4): 544–564.
Published: 01 October 2014
... context of the political changes that ensued in the wake of the crisis. How the army played the dual role of instigating change while impeding it at crucial points in the transitional process is described. The mutual lack of autonomy between the state, the party and the military appears to have been a key...
Journal Articles
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (2): 198–210.
Published: 01 April 2013
... transition depends on a number of factors that allow for building democratic political institutions and at the same time, diminishing the possibilities of renewal of autocracy and authoritarianism in the Arab world. * Email: abdelaliabk@gmail.com © 2013 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2013...