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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12341–64 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123003
Published: 03 September 2019
..., anarchy, and chaos, with conflict between ever-changing alliances of armed groups and the expansion of the activities of Islamic State ( Droz-Vincent 2018 , 434). Similarly, the political transition in Yemen also failed and the current fighting has left the country as divided as ever, making the future of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12191–106 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121006
Published: 01 March 2019
..., Taoufik . 2015 . “ Renseignement et terrorisme en phase de transition politique: le cas de la Tunisie. ” Sécurité et Stratégie 20 ( 3 ): 54 . doi:10.3917/sestr.020.0054 . Chennaoui, Henda . 2016 . “ Cartographie de la Contestation: Le Mouvement Social Continue 3 .” Nawaat January 25. http...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 114111–134 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114006
Published: 04 December 2018
... proactive role in addressing the issue of prolonged conflict by working closely with the international community. To understand China’s changing policy and rising presence in African peace and security affairs, the domestic perspective should be focused upon. China’s internal stability is based on placing...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2303–306 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000018
Published: 01 March 2018
... them. By contrast Cantini’s book focuses on the lives of students while at university and beyond. It documents their transition to a prolonged and at times fraught search for secure employment, charting their experiences not only against the backdrop of a stagnant labor market, but also within the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 111-2307–318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.000019
Published: 01 March 2018
... “transition” to liberal democratic models in several Arab countries can be partially referred to the failure of the newly political class that took power to reconcile the conflicting trends of heritage with those of modernity. As a matter of fact, though one can hardly ignore such a conflict between the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 94493–510 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1201932
Published: 01 October 2016
..., the American administrator of occupied Iraq, confirms America s irrefutable responsibil- ity for precipitating this sectarian dissent in Iraq. Bremer established the Interim Govern- ing Council which was structured along sectarian and ethnic lines as was the Transitional Law of Administration for Iraq...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 92212–236 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1150569
Published: 01 April 2016
... many of Iraq's economic difficulties, including those of the provision of public services and realizing investment, are best comprehended as the result of prolonged institutional decline and decay in human capabilities, especially since 1990. What is more, the article contests some basic maxims...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 9127–48 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1121621
Published: 01 January 2016
... outcome of the US occupation of the country was the instigation of sectarian and ethnical differences, as well as the prolonged and continuing struggle between the centre and the peripheries. More harmful was the embodiment of all these negative and divisive phenomena into the permanent constitution of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 9149–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1118913
Published: 01 January 2016
... including some to the constitution and judicial institutions, but these have been thwarted by repressive measures by the security services and other agencies. More than four years on, Oman faces many challenges in launching a process of comprehensive reform that would lead to a transition to democracy and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 9113–26 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1118229
Published: 01 January 2016
... means of upgrading authoritarian rule and prolonging the lifespans of both republics and monarchies. Co-opting civil society, economic liberalization, expansion of political spaces, diversification of international networks and integration into global economies have all prolonged authoritarian rule...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 9182–99 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1124519
Published: 01 January 2016
... recommendations. The concept of foreign aid Foreign aid can be defined as financial flows from donor1 to developing countries as well as countries in a transitional status. Such financial donations may include the funding of official financial loans, economic aid, funding trade, funding charity organiz- ations...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 84592–601 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1090800
Published: 01 October 2015
... of Religion in Morocco and the Arab World. Princeton Studies in Muslim Politics. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 264 pp. Ulrichsen, Kristian Coates. 2015. Insecure Gulf: The End of Certainty and the Transition to the Post-Oil Era. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 320 pp. Verhoeven, Harry...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 83379–397 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1051377
Published: 01 July 2015
... than revolutionary means (Hamid 2014). To some extent, the MB s calls to take the transition off the streets and into the institutions reflected its traditional non-revolutionary ethos. However, the MB was more concerned that civil unrest would delay the electoral process and prolong military rule. In...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 83295–322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1057426
Published: 01 July 2015
.... Nonetheless, this percentage was enough for him to win the presidency and announce that he was ready to work at putting his ideas into effect, the chief one being the transition to a pre- sidential system that would grant him greater authority and power. On the other hand, the experience of an opposition...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 82239–251 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2015.1024983
Published: 01 April 2015
... in 2012 to 40% in 2014.1 In Yemen, the former president General Salih stepped down in November 2011. However, his party, loyalists in the army, the political Islamists and the sectarian insur- gent Houthis have made Hadi s transitional presidency a delicate affair of instability and economic misery...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 8122–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.976403
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...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 74544–564 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.948312
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...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 64505–523 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.850773
Published: 01 October 2013
... each form, the results and effects were identical; to varying degrees, the relationship between the religious and the political in contemporary societies entered a state of sharp and prolonged crisis. The first form of intervention (the most prevalent in state policies) is the exploitation of religion...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 64582–591 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.856080
Published: 01 October 2013
..., particularly from the © 2013 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies Corresponding Address: Email: wkhadduri@gmail.com Contemporary Arab Affairs, 2013 Vol. 6, No. 4, 582 591, httpdx.doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.856080 Middle East and not least because so many tankers transit the Strait of Hormuz (around 17 19...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2013; 63376–403 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2013.822721
Published: 01 July 2013
... as well, as were the MuslimWorld League (1962) and the Islamic University in Madina (1971). Bin Ibrahim used the Kingdom s transition from the foundational to the organiz- ational stage to turn his own institution into an effective centre of power in the new system. According to Mansour Al-Nuqaidan...