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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 92340–345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1156300
Published: 01 April 2016
... countries have entered a demographic ‘window of opportunity', and several others will soon enter this stage. The ‘window of opportunity' is a period when the working-age population (aged 15–64 years) grows faster than either the population of children (aged 0–14 years) or older persons (aged 65+ years...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 93487–491 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1200260
Published: 01 July 2016
...Gabi El-Khoury This statistical file is concerned with the latest available data that might be useful in dealing with the issue of the labour force and unemployment in Arab countries and worldwide. Table 1 introduces data on the working-age populations, while Table 2 shows figures on the labour...
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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
.../ . Cramme , Olaf , and Patrick Diamond . 2009 . “Rethinking Social Justice in the Global Age .” In Social Justice in the Global Age , edited by Olaf Cramme and Patrick Diamond , 3 – 20 . Malden : Polity . Diwan , Ishac . 2013 . “Understanding Revolution in the Middle...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 132100–120 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.100
Published: 16 June 2020
... Klemperer, New York: Random House.” The New York Times , November 11, E 8 . Biger , Gidon . 2004 . The Boundaries of Modern Palestine, 1840–1947. London : Routledge Curzon . Brenner , Lenni . 1983 . Zionism in the Age of the Dictators : A Reappraisal . London : Croom...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13123–45 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.23
Published: 01 March 2020
...Mona Farag In this post-9/11 age, marked by international terrorism, militant non-state actors have created a world of insecurity, challenging international borders by constructing numerous national security issues. These international demarcation lines have been upheld by international conventions...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 124121–140 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.12.4.121
Published: 01 December 2019
... sexually perverted,” although he recognizes that he possessed great literary talent (128). He mistakenly reads Rousseau’s works, thinking that the latter was impressed by “noble savagery,” was against civilization, and that he believed that the road to salvation lay in the “return to nature.” Thus, for...
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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
... mediation crisis that has resulted in various profiles of protest ( Economic Social and Environmental Council (ESEC) 2011 , 68), including the women’s issue. Multiple reasons explain how this situation came about. In 2014, about 3.12 million women reached the minimum working of age fifteen years, adding 5.2...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12437–60 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.12.4.37
Published: 01 December 2019
..., which is different in the in-group from that of other information ( Fujioka 2005 ). Does the Egyptian media work to integrate cultural and ethnic groups in Egyptian society as a whole to overcome the barriers between Sinai Bedouins and the state? Alternatively, does the media deepen tribal...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12341–64 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123003
Published: 03 September 2019
... of fast population growth and economic change ( Goldstone 1993 , 320). All these revolutions play a decisive role in changing the course of history. Examples are the American and French revolutions of the eighteenth-century, the two watershed events in modern history that established a new socio...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12253–80 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122003
Published: 02 June 2019
... important reason is the preacher’s popularity. The sample is well distributed among different age groups and skewed towards older age groups. It is expected that this characteristic somehow also represents the actual preachers’ population ( Table 1 ). The sample is drawn from different regions. However...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 1223–24 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122001
Published: 02 June 2019
... . Lenin and Philosophy and Other Essays . New York : Monthly Review Press . Al-Hafez, Yassin . 2005 . The Complete Works of Yassine Al-Hafez ( Beirut : Center for Arab Unity Studies ). Anderson, Perry . 2015 . “ The House of Zion. ” New Left Review 96 (November–December). Ben-Yehuda...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12281–104 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122004
Published: 02 June 2019
... in February 2016. The Arab Barometer survey was based on nationally representative samples of adults aged eighteen years and older. Study participants were distributed proportionally to population size. Semi-structured, face-to-face interviews were conducted in Arabic using a complex sample design...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 121125–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121008
Published: 01 March 2019
... for workers so to avoid further alienation, and the exploitation of the environment and human resources mainly to achieve more profits and capital, thus harnessing human potential to work in a democratic and sustainable society. ▪▪▪▪ Shafei Abtidoon, Federalism in Somalia: Aspirations of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12175–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121005
Published: 01 March 2019
... REFERENCES Aarab, Rachid , and Abderraouf El Ouazzani . 2011 . “ NATO and the GCC Security versus the MACs Political Changes .” Working paper presented at “The EU and the GCC in the Mediterranean” workshop, Gulf Research Meeting, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, 6–8 July. Al-Arabi Al-Jadid...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12155–74 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121004
Published: 01 March 2019
... Coptic Christians . CMI Working Paper No. 4. https://www.cmi.no/publications/5511-custodians-of-social-peace-or-contenders-in-a Constitution of the Arab Republic of Egypt 2014. http://www.sis.gov.eg/Newvr/Dustor-en001.pdf El-Sherif, A . 2014 . Egypt’s Post Mubarak Predicament . Carnegie...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 121107–124 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121007
Published: 01 March 2019
... torture ( RFI 2014 ). 25. On 20 August 2018, the Minister Cabinet adopted a draft bill for the conscription of young Moroccan men aged between nineteen and twenty-five years for twelve months of military service to enter into force in 2019. The military service will “enhance the sense of belonging...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 114135–158 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114007
Published: 04 December 2018
... Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice. “Population growth in Muslim countries, and particularly the expansion of the fifteen- to twenty-four-year-old age cohort, provides recruits for fundamentalism, terrorism, insurgency, and migration” ( Huntington 1996 , 103). In order to deal with and contain the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11419–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114002
Published: 04 December 2018
...-four percent of the population works directly for the PA, and are said to provide for one-third of the population. Government spending to the gross domestic product (GDP) ratio is forty-four percent, and a large portion of the Palestinian population relies on the PA for essential services. 10...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11483–110 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114005
Published: 04 December 2018
... . 20. There is no sixth subject given value. All other subjects are given briefly. 21. See Khalaji (2006) for information on the Najaf Hawza and the recession of its model. 22. The theoretical foundation of such a statement comes from work done on American seminaries. A major examples...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11347–68 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.113003
Published: 03 September 2018
... stability of the government is brought to bear when the models of authority on which it rests enjoy social fascination. The purpose of this article is to study the relationship between respect for authority in the three spheres of social and political work based on World Values Survey (WVS) data on Moroccan...