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  • The Great Game in West Asia 

    Kamrava, Mehran (2017-02-22)
    The Great Game in West Asia examines the strategic competition between Iran and Turkey for power and influence in the South Caucasus. These neighboring Middle East powers have vied for supremacy and influence throughout ...
  • Transitional Justice in the Middle East and North Africa 

    Sriram, Chandra Lekha; Waltz, Susan; Fraihat, Ibrahim; Lamont, Christopher K.; Gray, Doris H.; DeGeorges, Thomas; Boduszyński, Mieczysław P.; Fakhro, Elham; Wierda, Marieke; Coonan, Terry C.; Hess, Bill; Barsalou, Judy; Aziz, Sahar; Ashour, Omar; Mohyeldeen, Sherif (Center for International and Regional Studies CIRS, 2017-02-22)
    Following the ‘Arab Spring’ uprisings in the Middle East and North Africa, many had high hopes not only for democratisation but also for transitional justice to address the myriad abuses that had taken place in the region, ...
  • Youth in the Middle East 

    Hassan, Islam; Dyer, Paul; Silver, Hilary; Farah, Samar; Sayre, Edward; Hashemi, Manata; Robbins, Michael; El Taraboulsi, Sherine N. (Center for International and Regional Studies, 2016)
    While some of MENA’s recent macro-economic and political developments have created further obstacles for the region’s youth, young peoples’ responses to these constraints have differed remarkably. As such, the process by ...
  • Media and Politics in the Wake of the Arab Uprisings Summary Report 

    Mirgani, Suzi; Zayani, Mohamed; el Issawi, Fatima; Hamdy, Naila; Matar, Dina; Kraidy, Marwan M.; Khalil, Joe; AlNajjar, Abeer; Harb, Zahera; Seib, Philip (Center for International and Regional Studies, 2016-04)
    This research initiative has resulted in an edited volume, Bullets and Bulletins: Media and Politics in the Wake of the Arab Uprisings (Oxford University Press/Hurst, 2016), offering critical examination into the profound ...
  • Gateways to the World: Port Cities in the Gulf 

    Kamrava, Mehran; Keshavarzian, Arang; Ramos, Stephen; Salama, Ashraf M.; Wiedmann, Florian; Gharib, Remah; Tok, M. Evren; Zebian, Mohammad; Alaedini, Pooya; Javaheripour, Mehrdad; Bontenbal, Marike; Kanna, Ahmed (Center for International and Regional Studies, 2015)
    Within a matter of decades, Gulf port cities have rapidly evolved from regional centers of cultural and economic exchange to globalizing cities deeply embedded within the global economy. Explicitly evident features of Gulf ...

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