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HughRobertsCalculusOfDissidence-500-733

The Calculus of Dissidence: How the Front des Forces Socialistes Became What It Is

Hugh Roberts, October 2018

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BaderAlhashelSWFs-500-733

How Do Sovereign Wealth Funds Pay their Portfolio Companies’ Executives? Evidence from Kuwait

Bader S. Alhashel & Sulaiman H. Albader, June 2018

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FalehJabar500-707

The Iraqi Protest Movement: From Identity Politics to Issue Politics

Faleh Jabar, June 2018

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mariam-alkazemi-500-733

Regulation of Healthcare Advertisements: Comparing Media Regulation of the Pharmaceutical Industry in Kuwait and the GCC

Mariam Alkazemi, April 2018

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NadjeAlAliDialecticsOfStruggle

Dialectics of Struggle: Challenges to the Kurdish Women's Movement

Nadje Al-Ali & Latif Tas, March 2018

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RuthMabryUrbanisation

Urbanisation and Physical Activity in the GCC: A Case Study of Oman

Ruth Mabry, February 2018

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AishaAl-SarihiClimateChange

Prospects for Climate Change Integration into the GCC Economic Diversification Strategies

Aisha Al-Sarihi, February 2018

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show-us-the-money

Show us the Money: Oil Revenues, Undisclosed Allocations and Accountability in Budgets of the GCC States

Omar AlShehabi, September 2017

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eu-ennahda-relations-500-707

The EU's Engagement with 'Moderate' Political Islam: The Case of Ennahda

Silvia Colombo and Benedetta Voltolini, July 2017

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Ontology and Methodology cover

Ontology and Methodology in the Study of the Resource Curse

Michael Herb, June 2017

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quest-for-significance

A Quest for Significance: Gulf Oil Monarchies' International 'Soft Power' Strategies and their Local Urban Dimensions

Steffen Hertog, March 2017

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ZeynepKayaGender

Gender and Statehood in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Zeynep Kaya, February 2017

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AliAnsari

Iran's Eleventh Presidential Election Revisited: The Politics of Managing Change

Ali Ansari, November 2016

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FadiBardawil

Theorising Revolution, Apprehending Civil War: Leftist Political Practice and Analysis in Lebanon (1969–79)

Fadi Bardawil, October 2016

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treating-the-oil-addiction

Treating the Oil Addiction in Kuwait: Proposals for Economic Reform

Hessah Al-Ojayan, September 2016

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Dionigi_Syrian_Refugees

The Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon: State Fragility and Social Resilience 

Filippo Dionigi, February 2016

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rent-distribution

Rent Distribution, Labour Markets and Development in High Rent Countries

Steffen Hertog, August 2016

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kuwait-national-assembly

The Origins of Kuwait’s National Assembly

Michael Herb, March 2016

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JoelBeinin-1

Political Economy and Social Movement Theory Perspectives on the Tunisian and Egyptian Popular Uprisings in 2011

Joel Beinin, January 2016

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CharlesTripp

Battlefields of the Republic: The Struggle for Public Space in Tunisia

Charles Tripp, December 2015

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MadawiSaudiResilience

Is it Always Good to be King? Saudi Regime Resilience after the 2011 Arab Popular Uprisings

Madawi Al-Rasheed, December 2015

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Pejman

The Revival of Nationalism and Secularism in Modern Iran

Pejman Abdolmohammadi, November 2015

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CharlesAnderson-PalPeasentry

Will the Real Palestinian Peasantry Please Sit Down? Towards a New History of British Rule in Palestine, 1917-1936

Charles Anderson, November 2015

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CourtneyFreerRentierIslamism

Rentier Islamism: The Role of the Muslim Brotherhood in the Gulf

Courtney Freer, November 2015

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MahaAbdelrahman

Social Movements and the Question of Organisation: Egypt and Everywhere

Maha Abdelrahman, September 2015

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markets-serving-states

Markets Serving States: The Institutional Bases of Financial Governance in the Gulf Cooperation Council States

Karen Young, September 2015

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DivinePolitics

Divine Politics Reconsidered: Saudi Islamists on Peaceful Revolution

Madawi al-Rasheed, May 2015

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ShamelAzmeh

The Uprising of the Marginalised: A Socio-Economic Perspective of the Syrian Uprising

Shamel Azmeh, November 2014

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AitemadWomensActivism

New Trends of Women's Activism after the Arab Uprisings: Redefining Women's Leadership

Aitemad Muhanna-Matar, November 2014

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RayHinnebuschSyriaIraqRelations

Syria-Iraq relations: State Construction and Deconstruction and the MENA States System

Raymond Hinnebusch, October 2014

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MaliheMaghazeiConsciousMusic

Trends in Contemporary Conscious Music in Iran

Malihe Maghazei, June 2014

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KarenYoung

The Emerging Interventionists of the GCC

Karen Young, December 2013

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SaadJawad

The Iraqi Constitution: Structural Flaws and Political Implications

Saad Jawad, November 2013

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