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Nuclear Proliferation and Regional Order: A Framework for Analysis

Il Hyun Cho

in Global Rogues and Regional Orders: The Multidimensional Challenge of North Korea and Iran

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199355471
eISBN:
9780199355495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199355471.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter introduces the central questions and analytical framework of the book, which seeks to explain the causes and consequences of the regional understandings of the North Korean and Iranian ... More


Global Rogues and Regional Orders: The Multidimensional Challenge of North Korea and Iran

Il Hyun Cho

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199355471
eISBN:
9780199355495
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199355471.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

Why do some regional actors cooperate with the United States over the North Korean and Iranian nuclear questions, while others do not? What are the implications of such varying responses for regional ... More


Iran’s Nuclear Pursuit and the Shifting Regional Order in the Middle East

Il Hyun Cho

in Global Rogues and Regional Orders: The Multidimensional Challenge of North Korea and Iran

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199355471
eISBN:
9780199355495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199355471.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter extends the analytical framework of the book to the Middle East. It explores how the different regional role considerations and regional visions of Middle Eastern countries shaped their ... More


Proliferation and Future Regional Orders in East Asia and the Middle East

Il Hyun Cho

in Global Rogues and Regional Orders: The Multidimensional Challenge of North Korea and Iran

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199355471
eISBN:
9780199355495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199355471.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter concludes the book with a summary of findings and a discussion of theoretical and policy implications. By locating contested regional role conceptions at the center of analysis, this ... More


Hectic times: Europe and its Muslim minorities

Amikam Nachmani

in Haunted Presents: Europeans, Muslim Immigrants and the Onus of Histories

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781784993078
eISBN:
9781526128560
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784993078.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

The present encounter between Europe and Muslim immigration reflects a clear relevance to the “Triangle,” that is, the tripartite relationship between Europeans, Muslim immigrants, and the spectre of ... More


Insanity in Islamic Law

Michael W. Dols and Diana E. Immisch

in Majnūn: The Madman in Medieval Islamic Society

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202219
eISBN:
9780191675218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202219.003.0015
Subject:
History, World Medieval History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter focuses on the legal aspects of insanity as per Islamic law. Medieval Islamic legal theory regarding insanity should be placed in its context of legal traditions both before and ... More


Inclusion and Exclusion in the Arab City: Discourses on Identity and Urbanism in the Middle East

Nezar AlSayyad

in Sites of Pluralism: Community Politics in the Middle East

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190052713
eISBN:
9780190077921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190052713.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

The urban world underwent a massive transformation at the end of the twentieth century and the beginning of the twenty-first century. No region has escaped these changes, and many countries in the ... More


Communities in the Playing Field of Pluralism

Firat Oruc

in Sites of Pluralism: Community Politics in the Middle East

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190052713
eISBN:
9780190077921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190052713.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This chapter aims to examine critically the concept of pluralism in the Middle East as a multidimensional site of negotiation and contestation. It approaches the question of pluralism and community ... More


India and the Middle East: a fine balance

Harsh V. Pant

in Indian foreign policy: An overview

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781784993368
eISBN:
9781526109859
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784993368.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter examines India’s ties with the Middle East as they have evolved over the last two decades.


South Asia, the Middle East, and Muslim Transnationalism

Simon Wolfgang Fuchs

in In a Pure Muslim Land: Shi'ism between Pakistan and the Middle East

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469649795
eISBN:
9781469649818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469649795.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Religion

The conclusion revisits the extent to which Pakistani Shi‘is have been increasingly drawn into the circuits of the Shi‘i international in the course of the 20th and 21st centuries. It argues that ... More


Discovery of the Roman West

Daniel G. König

in Arabic-Islamic Views of the Latin West: Tracing the Emergence of Medieval Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198737193
eISBN:
9780191800689
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737193.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Chapter 4 analyses how Arabic-Islamic scholars acquired knowledge about the Roman West. Loosely speaking, they accessed the history of the Roman West in retrospect, working backwards from Byzantium ... More


Sites of Pluralism: Community Politics in the Middle East

Firat Oruc (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190052713
eISBN:
9780190077921
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190052713.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

Scholars and policymakers, struggling to make sense of the ongoing chaos in the Middle East, have focused on the possible causes of the escalation in both inter-state and intra-state conflict. But ... More


The Visigoths: History of a Conquered People

Daniel G. König

in Arabic-Islamic Views of the Latin West: Tracing the Emergence of Medieval Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198737193
eISBN:
9780191800689
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737193.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Chapter 5 analyses how Arabic-Islamic scholars approached the history of the Visigoths. Before the Muslim invasion, the Arabic-Islamic world had little knowledge of the Iberian Peninsula and its ... More


Three Decades in Exile: Sri Lankan Tamils in India

Abhijit Dasgupta

in Displacement and Exile: The State-Refugee Relations in India

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199461172
eISBN:
9780199086986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199461172.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies), Population and Demography

In this chapter the state–refugee relations have been examined in the context of repatriation of refugees to Sri Lanka on two occasions: in 1987 after the signing of the Peace Accord between India ... More


Egyptian Antiquity, Imperial Politics, and Modernity: Tutankhamun and After

Billie Melman

in Empires of Antiquities: Modernity and the Rediscovery of the Ancient Near East, 1914-1950

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198824558
eISBN:
9780191863332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824558.003.0009
Subject:
History, Historiography, Cultural History

Chapter 8 draws the web of relations between Egypt’s antiquity, empire, modernity, and internationalism from the outbreak of the First World War to decolonization. It focuses on the era between ... More


Secret Writings of Hoshang Merchant

Hoshang Merchant

Akshaya K. Rath (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199465965
eISBN:
9780199086962
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199465965.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Never a shrinking violet, Hoshang Merchant came out of the closet early in his youth. A bard, a teacher, and a lover who has lived many lives, he is the quintessential gay who once cross-dressed, and ... More


Oil Booms and Business Busts: Why Resource Wealth Hurts Entrepreneurs in the Developing World

Nimah Mazaheri

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190490218
eISBN:
9780190490232
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190490218.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, Environmental Politics

Despite the vast riches that oil brings to a nation, many oil-producing countries struggle with economic volatility and are unable to promote diversification—what is often referred to as the ... More


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