Singapore Middle East Papers

Singapore Middle East Papers

Volume 26: The Gulf: Reshaping Regional & International Norms without “Political Dynamism”

27 Feb 2017

By Professor Madawi Al-Rasheed PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF Can the GCC (Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf)...

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Volume 25: The Death of Muath al-Kasasbeh: the Politics of Mourning, Memory, Identity, & Power

08 Feb 2017

by Ronald Y. Chen[1], (Winner of the MEI – Emirates NDB Middle East Essay Competition 2016) PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF...

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Volume 24: Saudi Arabia and its Troubled Path to Reform

19 Oct 2016

By Madawi Al-Rasheed PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF Saudi Arabia has long been plagued by cycles of austerity and affluence. In...

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Volume 23: A Crime Against Law? The Chilcot Inquiry, Tony Blair, and Iraq

25 Aug 2016

by Victor Kattan PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF Introduction It took seven years, but finally the Chilcot Inquiry’s report into the...

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Volume 22: The Ideo-Pragmatic Model (IPM); Understanding the Foreign and Security Policy of Ideologically Driven Authoritarian States

22 Aug 2016

The Case Study of Iran by Hamoon Khelghat-Doost PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF   1. Introduction In a post 9/11 and...

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Volume 21: The Impact of Religious Ideology on the Behavior of the Armed Forces toward Popular Demonstrations: The Case of Iran

16 May 2016

by Hamoon Khelghat-Doost PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF The reaction of authoritarian states’ armed forces towards popular demonstrations against the state...

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Volume 20: Transformations in the Role of the Nizwa Fort over the Course of the 20th Century

27 Apr 2016

By Amal Sachedina PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF   On December 15th, 1955, the British consulate in Muscat, Oman, sent a...

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Volume 19: The Politics and Economics of Regime Change in the Late Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Mashriq; Ottomans, Mandates, Revolutions

29 Mar 2016

by Peter Sluglett PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF In what were once the Arab provinces of the Ottoman Empire, there have...

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Volume 18: Islamist Forces in the Syrian Conflict: Doctrinal Deficit and Military Radicalization

07 Mar 2016

by Stephane Valter[1] PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF Prolegomena: Whither Islam? The topic of Islam and Islamism is often confusing for...

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Volume 13: The myth of the oil curse in Arab oil exporting economies: Evidence from Norway and Singapore

22 Jun 2015

By Professor Mohammed Akacem [1] CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF VERISON Talk of privatizing oil in the Middle East and North Africa...

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