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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2021) 14 (2): 97–117.
Published: 01 June 2021
... higher education Arab countries governance academic freedom patronage politics Egypt Syria Lebanon Yemen Oman Kuwait Jordan Tunisia Sudan Libya International rankings since 2003 have shown the low quality of the level of Arab universities. Out of over 500 universities in Arab...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (2): 54–80.
Published: 16 June 2020
... security Jordan university students The prevalence of the ideologically deviant groups that cannot cope with development leads to deviance in different parts of the world, causing an increase and escalation of terrorist and violent movements of all types ( Al-Shammari and Al-Jaradat 2012...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (1-2): 139–165.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., Jordan. He holds a doctorate in sociology from Bradford University and was formerly dean of the Faculty of Arts at Philadelphia University. His interests include the sociology of Arab culture, globalization, and development in the Arab world; his publications include The Culture of Development (2014...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (1): 82–99.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Moosa Elayah This article examines reasons for the ineffectiveness of foreign aid interventions in developing countries, using the examples of Yemen, Egypt and Jordan. It starts with a review of two contradictory theories used to explain foreign aid ineffectiveness: the public interest perspective...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (1): 81–95.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Yusuke Kawamura Jordan has been praised by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (WB) as a successful case of social protection reform. While implementing a structural adjustment programme (SAP), Jordan accepted the WB's policy assistance and successfully eliminated food...