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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 93445–460 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1189108
Published: 01 July 2016
... the ruling family and wider society. CONTACT Md. Muddassir Quamar muddassir.2005@gmail.com © 2016 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2016 Saudi Arabia reforms Abdullah succession Al-Saud More effective as regent than as monarch: Abdullah s reform legacy P. R. Kumaraswamy and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 317–20 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903454633
Published: 01 January 2010
... Unity Studies 2010 Saudi youth Internet alternative Arab media unemployment translational identity succession and the ruling family censorship state control Wahhabism and reform Contemporary Arab Affairs Vol. 3, No. 1, January 2010, 7 20 ISSN 1755-0912 print/ISSN 1755-0920 online © 2010...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13254–80 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.54
Published: 16 June 2020
... ideological conceptualization, while the second part focuses on analyzing the dimensions of societal processing with the contribution of religious, educational, familial, security, and media institutions, whereas the third part emphasizes several future recommendations that are suggested by the researcher...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 1328–26 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.8
Published: 16 June 2020
... organization. In fact, labor action in 2006 and 2007 is said to have ushered the January uprising ( Pfeifer 2016 , 60). According to El-Mahdi (2011 , 400), through their protests and strikes, workers hastened the break of the populist–corporatist ruling pact that has bound successive Egyptian regimes to...
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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
... Al-Khumasiyah was founded in 1946 by Decree No. 21 issued by Syrian President Shukri Quwatli, and was owned by major Damascene mercantile families. It was nationalized on 20 August 1961 by Egyptian President Gamal Abdul Nasser, who was also President of Syria, which had entered into Union with Egypt...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13227–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.27
Published: 16 June 2020
... of income streams and job offers, higher than those on the periphery. Here, the political regime does not shirk the rule, common to developing countries, whereby importance is given to residents of urban sites close to the center of the power topography ( Bezemer and Headey 2008 ; Wodon and Zaman...
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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
...Youssef Mohammad Sawani Since the fall of Gaddafi’s forty-two years of rule, Libya has been facing tremendous challenges of instability and insecurity reflecting and characterized by both a political impasse and a lack of legitimate state institutions. Ad-hoc and non-state formations grew outside...
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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
...). 351 pp. ISBN 978-9953-82-886-2 Citizenship in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries is the main concern of this book. It is regarded as the key to the chronic political imbalance in these “oligarchy countries” where the absolute rule of the few, usually elite families, is sustained and...
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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
... civilian administration. During colonial rule, France needed those who could communicate with the local population, to organize their daily transactions, supervise tax control, enforce judicial rulings, and document their civil status. The need to be in control of Algerian inner affairs increased...
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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
... committed by the Lebanese ruling class. The protests emitted a grassroots’ appeal and, within forty-eight hours, hundreds of thousands of protestors went out onto the streets and public squares, demanding the fall of the government and the arrest of symbolic figures for corruption and nepotism. The...
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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
... ruling family vis-à-vis other ethnic/tribal or political groups or in struggles to resist changes in the existing unequal distribution of wealth and social benefits and economic rewards. These policies, which may have some benefits for those who adopted them in the short and medium terms, may in the long...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12461–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.12.4.61
Published: 01 December 2019
... did not go beyond the legal rules. Through what women faced in courts, we have come to realize that what must be changed are entrenched male mentalities and the representations they produce about women and the family ( Belkziz 2014 , 140). Anyone who says otherwise should think carefully about...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12341–64 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123003
Published: 03 September 2019
... dissatisfaction among the general masses, and showed the degree to which Tunisia was becoming a mafia-state run by Bin Ali’s family circle. On this issue, Aleya-Sghaier ( 2014 , 33–34) claims that Bin Ali and his accomplices from the Trabelsi, Chiboub, Matri, and Mabrouk families constituted a mafia that ruled...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 123119–126 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123007
Published: 03 September 2019
... prominent contemporary Palestinian sociologists today. A professor in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Birzeit University, he has conducted several studies and written many scientific articles about Palestinian society; and he is a descendant of a Gazan family, was born and lived in Gaza...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12281–104 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122004
Published: 02 June 2019
...) Feeling of safety and security + Do you currently feel that your own personal as well as your family’s safety and security are ensured or not? Fully ensured. Ensured. Not ensured. Absolutely not ensured. Corruption + To what extent do you think that there is corruption within the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 122171–182 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122009
Published: 02 June 2019
... national issues, with the aim of raising awareness of human rights and freedoms, democracy, rule of law, and institutional management at governmental and community levels. Hence, the GCPP considers this book—conducted by a research team of academics, professors, and experts and based on a developed...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 122105–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122005
Published: 02 June 2019
..., Zeynep . 1997 . Urban Forms and Colonial Confrontations: Algiers under French Rule . Berkeley : University of California Press . Clare, Valerie , 2011 . Illegal Areas in the Syrian Conflict: Urban Planning as a Weapon , translated by Yousra Merai. Cairo: World Institute of Studies. http...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 1223–24 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122001
Published: 02 June 2019
... intervention without parallel in the post-Cold War world” ( Anderson 2015 , 5). War here is not just the violent and brutal face of global capital, but also a mechanism of capital accumulation. The successive wars in the Arab homeland have always been a mechanism for integrating it into the global capitalist...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12225–52 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122002
Published: 02 June 2019
... landmark marked the initial success of the uprising. Yet, it was met with the uncompromising attitude of the security forces. On February 17, 2011, the security forces pacified Pearl Roundabout. The families who camped there were removed and the area was cleared of makeshift tents. Protesters who attempted...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12139–54 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121003
Published: 01 March 2019
.... http://www.arab-reform.net/en/node/578 Belhadj, Souhaïl , Chris van der Borgh , Rivke Jaffe , Megan Price , Nora Stel , and Michael James Warren . 2015 . Plural Security Provision in Beirut . Policy Brief, October. The Hague: Knowledge Platform Security & Rule of Law . http...