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"Of course, it didn't take more than a few weeks before people were demanding regime change because the regime was so corrupt," says Joshua Landis, director of the University of Oklahoma's Middle East studies Center and author of the Syria Comment ...
Born in Minneapolis on July 20, 1953, Friedman received a B.A. degree in Mediterranean studies from Brandeis University in 1975. In 1978 he received a Master of Philosophy degree in Modern Middle East studies from Oxford...Friedman is married and has ...
Pan-Turkism has a long history and it did not start in Erdogans era, so the referendum result will not affect China-Turkey relations too much, and the cross-governmental ties will remain the same as before, Hua Liming, a Middle East studies expert and ...
Jens Hanssen and Max Weiss, eds. Arabic Thought Beyond the Liberal Age: Towards an intellectual History of the Nahda. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016.
"Once the policy people look at what the day after would be - they don't see any options," said Josh Landis, the director of the Center For Middle East studies at the University of Oklahoma. "The two strongest militias in Syria are al Qaeda and ISIS ...
Since 2011, the ongoing civil war between Syrian president Bashar al-Assad and rebel groups under the Syrian National Coalition has killed more than 300,000 people and displaced 11 million more from their homes.
Professor Hashemi is director of the Center for Middle East studies at the Korbel school of International Studies, University of Denver.
Nader Hashemi, director of the Center for Middle East studies and an associate professor of Middle East and Islamic politics at the University of Denver's Josef Korbel school of International Studies and Danny Postel, assistant director of the Middle ...
We are still several steps away from such a catastrophic war, according to Steven Heydemann, a Middle East studies professor at Smith College and senior fellow at the Brookings Institution.
The King Fahd Center for Middle East studies is an academic and research unit in the J. William Fulbright College of arts and sciences at the University of Arkansas.
"They of course wanted to beat the Sunni rebels into submission," said Joshua Landis, director of the Center for Middle East studies at the University of Oklahoma. "This has had the effect of driving them out." Since 2011, 5 million Syrians have been ...
... be the perfect pretext to purge the military of many of the officers recruited from the 'minority communities' by the French, officers whose loyalty he distrusted," says Joshua Landis, Director of the Center for Middle East studies at the ...
MIDDLESEX TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- A non-nuclear bomb dropped by the U.S. military on Afghanistan aimed at an ISIS cave and tunnel complex.
"Assad advisers maintained from the beginning that they were confident of success so long as the United States Air Force did not bomb Damascus or get involved in the war," said Joshua Landis, director of the Centre for Middle East studies at the ...
... peace process between Palestinians and Israelis will be seriously reopened, then the Pope has a potentiality there and he could decide to play a crucial role in that scenario," said Abdolmohammadi, who is also Professor of Middle East studies at ...
Nader Hashemi is an associate professor in the Josef Korbel school of International Studies. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2008.
"It just wears you down," says Joshua Landis, talking about the civil war in Syria. Landis is the director of the Center for Middle East studies at the University of Oklahoma, and an internationally recognized expert on the conflict. He lived in Syria ...
Mohammed Ghanem, senior political adviser for the Syrian American Council. Alexander Nekrassov, a former adviser to the Russian government.
... and graduate of Century high school; Henry George Rincavage, of Westminster, senior archaeology major and graduate of Francis Scott Key High school; Matthew John Stranovsky, of Westminster, senior Middle East studies major, and graduate of Calvert ...
Nirenberg is currently the Deborah R. and Edgar D. Jannotta Distinguished Service Professor of Social Thought, Medieval History, and Middle East studies, and Dean of the Social sciences Division at the University of Chicago. Sponsored by the History ...
Luke grew up near York in Northern England and has a history degree from Birmingham University, while Thomas hails from Texas and has double degrees in Arabic and Middle East studies from the University of Oklahoma and is currently pursuing a ...
students for refugees and Gamma Theta Upsilon, with the King Fahd Center for Middle East studies, will host a special screening of PBS Frontline's 'Exodus' from 7-9:30 p.m.
Nader Hashemi is the Director of the Center for Middle East studies at the University of Denver. His latest book is "Sectarianization: Mapping the New politics of the Middle East.
Loyola Middle East studies Professor Behrooz Moazami, who is from Iran, says the strike could escalate hostilities in the region.
John Limbert, a professor of Middle East studies at the United States Naval Academy and guest speaker at Friday's conference, is also all too aware of the implications U.S.
Brian Edwards is professor of Middle East studies and American Studies at Northwestern University and author of "After the American Century: The Ends of U.S.
31, the YUAG, the History of Art Department, and the Council on Middle East studies jointly organized a symposium titled "Writing/Curating the Middle East.
The Daily spoke to Joshua Landis, director of the OU Center for Middle East studies and an expert on Syrian politics, history and religion about the ramifications of these events for the nations and people involved.
Brian Edwards is professor of Middle East studies and American Studies at Northwestern University and author of "After the American Century: The Ends of U.S.
It is co-sponsored by the MacMillan Center, the Council on Middle East studies, the Department of Emergency Medicine, the Program on refugees, Forced Displacement, and Humanitarian Responses, and the Center for the Study of Race, Indigeneity, and ...
"Chris is an enthusiastic student, and a promising scholar in Middle East studies," says professor Tom Paradise, director of the King Fahd Center for Middle East studies. "He has an amazing capacity for learning, and has been an energetic participant ...
Ursurla Biemann, a prominent Swiss video essayist, has been welcomed to Brown by the Middle East studies Department as part of their year-long series of seminars, workshops and cultural activities surrounding the theme of "Displacement and the Making ...
Feldman was the keynote speaker at the fourth annual Jeffrey Plevan Memorial Lecture series presented by the Arizona Center for Judaic Studies on Tuesday, March 21.
The students and faculty will also visit Peking University, China Foreign Affairs University, Zayed Center for Arabic Language and Islamic Studies at Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU), and the Middle East studies Institute at Shanghai ...
The award will enable Kane to train in Middle East studies at Brown University, in order to investigate how large-scale migrations of both Muslims and Jews from Russia and the Soviet Union contributed to the formation of the modern Middle East.
EVANSTON - Brian Edwards, Crown Professor in Middle East studies at Northwestern University, has been addressing what he calls the "paradox of American attitudes toward multilingualism" and is involved in a major congressional initiative to expand ...
In Middle East studies courses, Israel is seen as the one illegitimate state in the world, a last bastion of British imperialism.
Expert Marc Lynch, director of the Institute for Middle East studies at George Washington University, noted in his book The New Arab wars that the idea of the so-called moderate Free Syrian Army, incessantly invoked by the U.S.
In the field of Middle East studies, Eiji Nagasawa's book "Modern Egypt through Japanese Eyes: A Study on intellectual and Socio-economic Aspects of Egyptian Nationalism," stands as an important document that analyses several aspects of the ...
The Middle East studies and women and Gender studies departments partnered with Discovering Global Citizenship to bring speaker, Liat Kozma to discuss love, sex and hate in the Middle East.
Dr.Widdershoven earned his post graduate degrees at King's College, University of London, Department of war Studies, and an MA in Middle East studies at the University of Nijmegen, the Netherlands. The main focus of his work has been on geopolitical ...
... low-profile manner is the right strategy for China's Middle East policy. The author is an assistant research fellow at the Middle East studies Institute of Shanghai International Studies University. opinion@globaltimes.com.cn Follow us on twitter ...
But the tin-ear award goes to Laurie A. Brand, chair of Academic Freedom committee at the Middle East studies Association (MESA), who worries that the new law constitutes (you guessed it) "a violation of free speech, freedom of conscience and ...
Specialising in Middle East politics, she has also worked for the Bahrain Institute for rights and democracy and is a graduate of Middle East studies with Arabic from the University of Exeter. Tweets @gemmafox257. The views expressed in this article ...
Participants include Steven Heydemann, professor of Middle East studies at Smith College; Stephen Rapp, former U.S. ambassador-at-large for war crime issues; Mouaz Moustafa, director of the Syrian Emergency Task Force; and Nadia Alawa, founder and ...
In Middle East studies courses, Israel is seen as the one illegitimate state in the world, a last bastion of British imperialism.


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