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Under the Skin: Feminist Art and Art Histories from the Middle East and North Africa Today

Ceren Özpınar and Mary Kelly (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197266748
eISBN:
9780191938146
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266748.001.0001
Subject:
Art, Art History

Under the Skin: Feminist Art and Art Histories from the Middle East and North Africa Today is set out to show what is beneath the surface, under the appearances of skin, body, colour and provenance, ... More


Transnational Feminisms and the Decolonisation of the History of Art

Ceren Özpinar and Mary Kelly (eds)

in Under the Skin: Feminist Art and Art Histories from the Middle East and North Africa Today

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197266748
eISBN:
9780191938146
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266748.003.0001
Subject:
Art, Art History

This chapter discusses the aim and objectives of the volume by way of addressing the recent debates in the discipline of art history. The two main themes that comes through from this discussion are ... More


Regional order and regional powers in the Middle East and North Africa

Jordi Quero and Eduard Soler

in Political Change in the Middle East and North Africa: After the Arab Spring

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474415286
eISBN:
9781474438551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474415286.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This chapter discusses whether and to what extent the internal political changes unfolding in the Middle East and North Africa since 2011 have triggered a shift in the subsystem’s regional order and ... More


From European Colonial Enterprise to ‘Normative Empire Europe’

Raffaella A. Del Sarto

in Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198833550
eISBN:
9780191871986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833550.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter provides the historical context for contemporary relations between Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East and North Africa (MENA). It demonstrates that European policies towards its ... More


Conceptualizing Relations Between Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East

Raffaella A. Del Sarto

in Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198833550
eISBN:
9780191871986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833550.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter presents the conceptual framework of this study. It delves into the meaning and implications of adopting a borderlands approach to the study of the complex relationship between Europe ... More


Restructuring the Socio-Economic and Political Order in the Mediterranean Middle East

Raffaella A. Del Sarto

in Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198833550
eISBN:
9780191871986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833550.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter assesses the impact of European policies on the Mediterranean Middle East, and more specifically the restructuring of the socio-economic and political order in MENA states promoted by ... More


Introduction

Raffaella A. Del Sarto

in Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198833550
eISBN:
9780191871986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833550.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter provides a general introduction to the topic of the book, namely the examination of the complex relationship between Europe—defined here as the European Union and its member states—and ... More


Demographic Transitions across the Middle East and North Africa

David Beck and Paul Dyer

in Young Generation Awakening: Economics, Society, and Policy on the Eve of the Arab Spring

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190224615
eISBN:
9780190224622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190224615.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The significant youth population of the Middle East and North Africa region represents a contemporary manifestation of the region’s historic demographic transition. Unfolding in the decades since ... More


Exporting the European Order Beyond the Border

Raffaella A. Del Sarto

in Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198833550
eISBN:
9780191871986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833550.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter focuses on the specific modus operandi of European policies towards the states of the Mediterranean Middle East and North Africa in the time period under consideration (1995 to 2015). It ... More


Young Generation Awakening: Economics, Society, and Policy on the Eve of the Arab Spring

Edward A. Sayre and Tarik M. Yousef (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190224615
eISBN:
9780190224622
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190224615.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book examines the conditions of youth in the Middle East and North Africa region on the eve of the Arab Spring, in an effort to document the causes of continued youth exclusion from these ... More


Does Labor Law Reform Offer an Opportunity for Reducing Arab Youth Unemployment?

Jeffrey B. Nugent

in Young Generation Awakening: Economics, Society, and Policy on the Eve of the Arab Spring

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190224615
eISBN:
9780190224622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190224615.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The countries of the Middle East and North Africa vary considerably in the rigidity of their labor regulations. This chapter draws on two different analyses based on the responses of surveys of firm ... More


Values, Political Action, and Change in the Middle East and the Arab Spring

Mansoor Moaddel and Michele J. Gelfand (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190269098
eISBN:
9780190633929
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190269098.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The central theme of this volume is change; its causes, consequences, and processes. The authors use diverse frameworks to analyze nationally representative sample data from Middle Eastern and North ... More


Energy Poverty in the Middle East and North African (MENA) Region: Divergent Tales and Future Prospects

Damilola S. Olawuyi

in Energy Justice and Energy Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198860754
eISBN:
9780191892899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198860754.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region provides a classic illustration of how energy injustice cannot be separated from other social ills, such as conflicts, political instability, social ... More


Conclusions and Outlook

Raffaella A. Del Sarto

in Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198833550
eISBN:
9780191871986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833550.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The concluding chapter synthesizes the empirical and theoretical findings presented in the book. It discusses the study’s findings on the interaction between Europe and the Mediterranean Middle ... More


Contestation, Leverage, and Interdependence

Raffaella A. Del Sarto

in Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198833550
eISBN:
9780191871986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833550.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses questions of interdependence and the power relations that underpin the dynamics of the relationship between Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East. Highlighting the growing ... More


Introduction

Edward A. Sayre and Tarik M. Yousef

in Young Generation Awakening: Economics, Society, and Policy on the Eve of the Arab Spring

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190224615
eISBN:
9780190224622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190224615.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter introduces the salient arguments that are found throughout the book and describes the interconnections between demography, economics, and policy that help one to understand the dynamics ... More


Schooling and Learning in the Middle East and North Africa: The Roles of the Family and the State

Djavad Salehi-Isfahani

in Young Generation Awakening: Economics, Society, and Policy on the Eve of the Arab Spring

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190224615
eISBN:
9780190224622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190224615.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter reviews growth and equity in accumulation of human capital in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) from a particular perspective in which families and states interact to educate the ... More


EU and EU member states’ responses to the Arab Spring1

Irene Fernández-Molina

in Political Change in the Middle East and North Africa: After the Arab Spring

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474415286
eISBN:
9781474438551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474415286.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This chapter argues that the EU’s response(s) to the Arab Spring can be best described as hybrid and is (are) closely reflective of the very hybridity of the EU’s international identity. On the one ... More


Borderlands: Europe and the Mediterranean Middle East

Raffaella A. Del Sarto

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198833550
eISBN:
9780191871986
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833550.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book proposes a profound rethink of the complex relationship between Europe—defined here as the European Union and its members—and the states of the Mediterranean Middle East and North Africa ... More


The foreign policy of the United States following the Arab Spring

Juan Tovar

in Political Change in the Middle East and North Africa: After the Arab Spring

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474415286
eISBN:
9781474438551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474415286.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This chapter analyses president Obama’s foreign policy in the MENA region. The first section focuses on the discourse and key strategic documents of the Obama administration. The purpose is to ... More


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