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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2021) 14 (2): 97–117.
Published: 01 June 2021
... of the political model, while the tenth represents the Napoleonic model. The discussion opens the field for further research. © 2021 by the Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2021 higher education Arab countries governance academic freedom patronage politics Egypt Syria Lebanon Yemen Oman Kuwait...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2020) 13 (2): 81–99.
Published: 16 June 2020
...Jamal Wakim This article argues that Syria considers Israel as an existential threat and that peace or coexistence between the two sides is impossible in the long run, due to the fact that Syria’s perception of its own history and identity, as an entity that consists of a majority belonging to one...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (3): 21–40.
Published: 03 September 2019
... States out of Syria and seeks any opportunity to demonstrate American vulnerability. There is a triangle of interests for the key regional actors—Turkey, Iran, and Russia—that oppose US interests. The rising confrontation with Washington in Syria triggered Moscow to seek ways of using other potential...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (1-2): 239–255.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., and migration politics. He holds a doctorate in conflict transformation and peace studies from the University of KwaZulu-Natal. Email: email@example.com,; firstname.lastname@example.org Fukuyama (2017) advances on to arguing that Western infringement of sovereignty in Syria regenerates conflicts...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (4): 577–595.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Eman Ragab The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are being affected by the rise of terrorism and radicalism which in turn has been driven by the creation of ISIS' state in Iraq and Syria in mid-2014. The group's presence in Iraq and Syria is inciting many Gulf civilians to travel to Syria...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (1): 100–114.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Milad Alodet Allah This article examines the indirect negotiations that took place between Syria and Israel in 2008. The five rounds of talks were hosted under the auspices of Turkey, acting as a mediator between the two countries which had not held talks for eight years. The discussions focused...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2008) 1 (2): 211–236.
Published: 01 April 2008
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