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Epilogue

Jill Kamil

in Labib Habachi: The Life and Legacy of an Egyptologist

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774160615
eISBN:
9781617970184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774160615.003.0015
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

At the Fourth International Congress of Egyptologists, held in Munich in the autumn of 1985, two large red-bound volumes of Labib Habachi's The Sanctuary of Heqaib were on display and a minute's ... More


Regime Security, Alliances, and Inter-Arab Politics

Curtis R. Ryan

in Inter-Arab Alliances: Regime Security and Jordanian Foreign Policy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033075
eISBN:
9780813039558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033075.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter examines international alliances, regime security and inter-Arab politics. It proposes the regime security perspective as an alternative to the Neorealist approach to alignment and ... More


Mandated Sovereignty? The Role of International Law in the Construction of Arab Statehood during and after Empire

Michelle Burgis

in Sovereignty After Empire: Comparing the Middle East and Central Asia

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748643042
eISBN:
9780748653270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748643042.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter considers how international law has shaped and continues to shape Middle East and North Africa (MENA) states by examining the inter-related factors of international legal personality, ... More


Beyond Arab Alliances?: Jordan’s Peace with Israel

Curtis R. Ryan

in Inter-Arab Alliances: Regime Security and Jordanian Foreign Policy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033075
eISBN:
9780813039558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033075.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter describes a case study concerning Jordan's decision to make peace with Israel in 1994. Having weathered the 1991 war, the Hashemite regime quickly used this rare moment in its domestic ... More


Regime Security and Shifting Arab Alliances

Curtis R. Ryan

in Inter-Arab Alliances: Regime Security and Jordanian Foreign Policy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033075
eISBN:
9780813039558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033075.003.0013
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on regime security and shifting inter-Arab alliances. It proposes a specific model for understanding the dynamics of inter-Arab ... More


Opposition within the State: Governance in Egypt, Morocco, and Tunisia

Amin Allal and Florian Kohstall

in Contentious Politics in the Middle East: Political Opposition under Authoritarianism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034744
eISBN:
9780813039077
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034744.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter analyzes the role of opposition under authoritarian rule, with explicit attention to the international context. In the context of increasing pressure for reform and the diffusion of good ... More


Egypt

Gawdat Bahgat

in Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons in the Middle East

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813031668
eISBN:
9780813039114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813031668.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter examines Egypt's chemical, biological, and nuclear programs and the efforts to build a missile capability. It investigates the forces that have shaped Egypt's strategic planning ... More


Libya

Gawdat Bahgat

in Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons in the Middle East

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813031668
eISBN:
9780813039114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813031668.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter examines Libya's weapons of mass destruction (WDM) program. It rejects the proposition that Libya agreed to rid itself of WMD programs in December 2003 because Muammar Gadafi was scared ... More


The Franco-Syrian Treaty and the Definition Of ‘Minorities’

Benjamin Thomas White

in The Emergence of Minorities in the Middle East: The Politics of Community in French Mandate Syria

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748641871
eISBN:
9780748653287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641871.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The question of who was a minority was subject to disputes. However, the more important but lesser obvious question is: why, around the 1930s, did all of the people start calling themselves or others ... More


Regulatory Issues and Challenges: Global Norms and Religious Constraints

Ibrahim Warde

in Islamic Finance in the Global Economy

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748612161
eISBN:
9780748653072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748612161.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter discusses regulatory issues and challenges posed by the global norms and religious constraints on Islamic banking. In the early years of the modern Islamic banking, ambitious regulatory ... More


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