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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2021) 14 (1): 113–133.
Published: 01 March 2021
... Gulf states use higher education institutions (HEIs) to legitimate themselves and gain prominence as internationally competitive societies in a globalized world. At the same time, however, these Arab Gulf states face push back from their more conservative, traditional constituents who criticize the...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 3–16.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Baqer Al-Najjar This article discusses the complex issue of identity and citizenship in the Arab Gulf, while alluding to the wider context of societies and their challenges. It argues that despite the significant changes Gulf societies have undergone, identity still plays a determining role at both...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (1): 68–81.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Dania Koleilat Khatib This research looks at attempts by Arab Gulf states to lobby the US government effectively. It explores aspects of their lobbying behaviour in order to identify the factors that lead to success and those that lead to failure from their lobbying endeavours. In this respect, it...