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CMI Report | Jan 2003
This report provides an overview of the political Islam in the Middle East, with a special emphasis on the Islamic resurgence in the Levant (Egypt, Israel, ...
Islam, Democracy, Politics, Middle East, Middle East
Book Chapter | Jan 1997
Created by the enemy: enemy images as nation builders in Israel Dag Jørund Lønning Contrasts and so
Journal Article | Aug 2013
The Arab Spring is a critical juncture for examining Hamas, a movement created in the context of a popular revolt (against Israeli occupation) similar ...
Hamas, Arab Spring, Palestine, Israel, Syria, Iran, Egypt, Middle East
Occluding Difference: Ethnic Identity and Shifting Zones of Theory on the Middle East and North Africa
Book Chapter | Jun 2013
Not so long ago, in the late 1970s, when the Middle East was in the oil boom era, on the brink of the Islamic revolution in Iran, the Russian invasion ...
Journal Article | Nov 2010
In Jerusalem in the 1960s two nuns belonging to the Polish Order of the Sisters of St. Elizabeth experienced a calling to help relieve the suffering among ...
care giving, gift, orphans, resilience, war, Israel
Journal Article | Jan 2004
The article analyses factors constraining the Palestinian National Authority's (PNA) capacity to produce domestic revenues during the period 1994-2000. ...
Taxation, tax administration, economic policy, institutions, state formation, foreign aid, Palestine, Israel, Middle-East
Book Chapter | Jan 2007
The Islamic Resistance Movement's (Hamas) big win in the elections to the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) marks the end of Fatah's political hegemony. ...
Peace, Conflict, Political development, Elections, Economic conditions, Economic policy, Middle East: Israel, Palestine
Event | 29 Sep 2010
Dr. Robert Lieber, Professor of Government and International Affairs at Georgetown University, discusse the background and broader themes as the context in which the Obama administration's approach to the current Israeli-Palestinian negotiations takes place. He will also address misconceptions about U.S. Middle East policy.
Middle East researcher working on the Palestine-Israel conflict, Palestinian refugees and international aid.
The Palestine conflict, Palestinian refugees, international aid, United Nations Relief and Works Agency, UNRWA, refugee camps, Jerusalem, cultural heritage, historiography, West Bank, Gaza, Middle East, Palestinian politics, Israel, humanitarian assistance, water, , Palestine, Middle East
CMI Working Paper | Jul 2014
In the 1950s and 1960s, a wave of military coups in the Middle East triggered extensive research on the role of military forces throughout the region. ...
Literature review, Civil Military relations, Middle East
Edited Book | Jan 2009
Food and Foodways in the Middle East Nefissa Naguib Middle East nefissa naguib nefissa naguib
CMI Report | Jan 2002
The state formation process in Palestine started after the Oslo agreements between Israel and Palestine in 1994, which established a Palestinian quasi-state. ...
Middle East: Palestine
Edited Book | Jan 2012
The relationship between religious majorities and minorities in the Middle East is often construed as one of domination versus powerlessness. While this ...
Religion, Minorities, Middle East
Event | 23 May 2008
Professor Kais M. Firro holds the opening lecture. Minority politics, minority community dynamics, and relations between members of majority and minority religious communities in the Middle East from a historical and a contemporary perspective.
Book | Jan 2011
In this ground-breaking book, aimed at new generation of students, Kjetil Selvik and Stig Stenslie provide a new introduction to the contemporary Middle ...
Edited Book | Jan 2004
The crisis-ridden progress in Palestinian state formation since the signing of the Oslo Agreements raises important questions about reform priorities ...
Middle East: Palestine
Edited Book | Jan 2014
The Arab Spring represents a tectonic shift in Middle East from austere authoritarianism to opening the space for long repressed Islamist movements to ...
Middle East, Arab Spring, party politics, political Islam (Islamism), democratisation, post-Islamism, Egypt, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, Yemen
Book Chapter | Jan 2005
Life upside down: Women and crises in the Middle East Nefissa Naguib nefissa naguib nefissa nagu
Edited Book | Sep 2016
Oil has been central to regime survival for oil states across the Arabian Peninsula and has been at the heart of their attempts to defuse the wave of ...
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2004
This paper analyses the popular support to Hamas, the most important of the Palestinian Islamist movements today. The paper charts the movement's historical ...
Islam, Political movements, Hamas, Palestine, Middle East: Palestine