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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (4): 1–23.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Mohamed A. El-Khawas Tunisians were the first in the region to oust a long-time dictator, one who had ruled the country for twenty-three years. It was a genuine popular revolution, started without a leader, and was nonpolitical, nonideological, and nonreligious. After toppling President Zine El...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (3): 123–126.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Mohamed A. El-Khawas Copyright 2014 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2014 Gana Nouri , Editor: The Making of the Tunisian Revolution: Contexts, Architects, Prospects . Edinburgh, UK : Edinburgh University Press , 2013 . 340 pages . ISBN 978-0-7486-9104-3 . $27.96 ( paperback...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (1): 52–66.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Mohamed El-Khawas Egypt’s revolution has produced odd results. President Hosni Mubarak was replaced in 2011 by the military, which plans to stay in office until 2013. The interim government has been trying to reconcile the differing demands of young revolutionaries and emerging political parties...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2010) 21 (3): 47–60.
Published: 01 September 2010
.... Why the Islamic Revolution Ended: The Regional Politics of Sudan since 1989 Ioannis Mantzikos After Omar al-­Bashir seized power in Sudan with a military coup in June 1989, Hassan al-­Turabi was imprisoned in Kobar along with a number of prominent Sudanese...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (1): 113–117.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Mohamed A. El-Khawas M. Sukru Hanioglu: Preparation for a Revolution: The Young Turks,1902–1908 . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001. 538 pages. ISBN 0-19-513463-X. $72.00. Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2002 Mohamed A. El-Khawas is professor of history at the University...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Richard F. Staar Amy Nelson: Music for the Revolution: Musicians and Power in Early Soviet Russia . University Park: The Pennsylvania State University Press,2004. 330 pages. ISBN 271-02369-4. $45. Richard F. Staar is a senior fellow of the Hoover Institution on War,Revolution, and Peace...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (4): 13–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Luisa Gandolfo Discourses on the Arab revolutions have, to date, focused on regime change and its implications for future democratization in the region. This essay explores the impetus behind the religiopolitical tensions in Tunisia and posits that to grasp the events unfolding since 2010...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2012) 23 (4): 24–42.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Jonathan M. Kerman; Kathryn L. Wood Iran’s historical flirtation with democracy has been one of thwarted desires. The 1906 Constitutional Revolution introduced the concepts of liberal democracy to Iranian society, but success was limited by the lack of support from the ulama (clergy). After decades...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (4): 45–63.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Steven Philip Kramer; Judith S. Yaphe The Arab Spring may be a historical turning point similar to the revolutions that swept Europe in 1848. The latter also began as a seemingly invincible wave demanding democratic reforms but turned into inglorious struggles with uncertain outcomes. They reshaped...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (4): 8–19.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Paul R. Pillar The revolts known collectively as the Arab Spring are largely reactions of alienated populations to the closed economic and political systems that prevail in the Middle East. Revolutions in individual countries have differed because of the differing status of the military, sectarian...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (4): 20–35.
Published: 01 December 2011
... of global culture. Also assessed are America’s careful and selective search for relevancy in this veritable revolution sweeping across the Middle East, the impact of fast-moving events on the US-Israel relationship, and the long-term significance of the Arab Spring for future American policy in the region...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2015) 26 (4): 69–88.
Published: 01 December 2015
...–95); and in numerous other positions in the US State Department. He currently serves as president and executive director of the US-Qatar Business Council. Copyright 2015 by Mediterranean Affairs, Inc. 2015 Arab Awakening ISIL caliphate revolution Facing Reality in the Middle East...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (2): 123–125.
Published: 01 June 2002
... standards of international social science scholarship and exhibits his personal commitment to improving the perfor- mance of the agricultural sector and the well-being of its participants in the very dynamic national environment of contemporary Iran. The author makes note of three revolutions in Iran...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (2): 126–129.
Published: 01 June 2002
... to improving the perfor- mance of the agricultural sector and the well-being of its participants in the very dynamic national environment of contemporary Iran. The author makes note of three revolutions in Iran during the past century: (1) the Constitutional Revolution (1906–11), marking the start...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2002) 13 (2): 129–132.
Published: 01 June 2002
... and exhibits his personal commitment to improving the perfor- mance of the agricultural sector and the well-being of its participants in the very dynamic national environment of contemporary Iran. The author makes note of three revolutions in Iran during the past century: (1) the Constitutional...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2014) 25 (3): 126–131.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., a defense and foreign affairs consultancy in Alexandria, Virginia. Reviews Nouri Gana, Editor: The Making of the Tunisian Revolution: Contexts, Architects, Prospects. Edinburgh, UK: Edinburgh University Press, 2013. 340 pages. ISBN 978-­0-­7486-­9104-­3. $27.96 (paperback). Reviewed...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2006) 17 (1): 23–33.
Published: 01 March 2006
... groundswell of opposition led to the Iranian revolution. With this movement, the Pahlavi dynasty collapsed, and the United States found itself on the losing side of a revolution. There are many reasons for the strain in Iranian-American relations. This ruptured relationship can be explained partially...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2011) 22 (3): 1–9.
Published: 01 September 2011
... also participated in efforts for peace, such as oversee- ing the first military exercise between a Muslim nation and Israel.2 Notably, I also saw the harbinger of the uprising for freedom among those I had the opportunity to meet in these countries. I saw the seeds of a revolution that recently...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (1): 117–120.
Published: 01 March 2005
... of the French Revolution and the subsequent Napoleonic Wars, historians have been fascinated by Napoleon’s remarkable military campaigns on the continent, usually focusing their attention on the major set-piece battles such as Borodino, Austerlitz, Ulm, Moscow, and of course, Waterloo. They overlook...
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Mediterranean Quarterly (2005) 16 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 March 2005
... of the French Revolution and the subsequent Napoleonic Wars, historians have been fascinated by Napoleon’s remarkable military campaigns on the continent, usually focusing their attention on the major set-piece battles such as Borodino, Austerlitz, Ulm, Moscow, and of course, Waterloo. They overlook...