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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (3): 392–407.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Adnan El Amine The prevalence of a culture of law at a sample of 36 Arab universities is studied in this study. It examines four dimensions of the culture of law: reference to law and its related terms in the universities discourse; teaching of law programmes and law courses; activities practised...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (2): 211–219.
Published: 01 April 2013
... of basic concepts centred on world vision, text, discourse, semiotics and awareness. * Email: firstname.lastname@example.org © 2013 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2013 Cinema world vision text discourse semiotics awareness A cinematographic analysis of Palestinian recording films...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2010) 3 (3): 352–361.
Published: 01 July 2010
..., a prominent younger‐generation author whose works have been distributed widely in the Arab world, if not in her native Saudi Arabia. Writing in the realist tradition, Hifni seeks to challenge male‐dominated discourses by exploring ways in which women can interpret cultural values and symbols for themselves...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2010) 3 (2): 207–217.
Published: 01 April 2010
... of interviews I conducted with Saudi women, it is accessible in-country. Although al-Jihni is not an activist, and her works do not directly engage matters of policy, her reasons for writing are more than aesthetic and transcend the ‘art for art';s sake’ ethic. Discourse is a source of power and influence...