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The United Arab Emirates ( Uae )

- The United Arab Emirates (UAE), is a country that over a decade expanded exponentially. When it first started, UAE was a group of small tribes that made its living off of fishing, pearling, and goat herding. Now it is home to some of the largest monuments in the Middle East and its citizens are some of the wealthiest people on earth (About the UAE, 2016). Much of that has to do with the unique history and culture of the UAE. Much of the country’s success has to do with the unique physical environment, culture and history, and military....   [tags: United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia]

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Women And The Arab Art World

- Shadia and Raja Alem are two exceptionally significant female figures in the Arab Art World. The two sisters are significant to the Arab Art World, because they have been influential in the rise of female artists in Saudi Arabia, as well as the entire Middle East. Increasing the amount of female artists is arduous to do in the Middle East in comparison to somewhere like America. Involving women in art is more challenging in the Middle East, because women are granted much less freedom to pursue their own careers....   [tags: Middle East, United Arab Emirates]

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Dubai : The United Arab Emirates

- Located in the United Arab Emirates we find the city of Dubai. Dubai emanates luxury with its hot weather, blue skies, tall buildings and a very modern impression. The fact is, that Dubai strives for this wealthy look as to attract other wealthy people. After the discovery of oil in the 1960’s the country underwent a transformation into a country with a high standard of living. Dubai, along with the rest of the UAE, strives for the image of equality and freedom of religion. Dubai itself is not only made up of Arab inhabitants but also includes European, Asian and some American dwellers as well....   [tags: United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Burj Al Arab, Tourism]

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Dialects of the Arab Language

- The Arab culture has many different local dialects, where each state has its own individual understood dialect divergent to its neighbouring Arabic speaking countries. Despite this, all Arabs from each dialect have one mutual aspect, they all understand the same Arabic language and it is because of this dynamic that all Arabs are united. The Arab nation states all share a parallel culture, thus when considering Arab hospitality we can say that the ‘communities of the Middle East share a common set of cultural idioms’ (Zubaida, 2000)....   [tags: arab culture, anatolia, emirati culture]

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Questions On United Arab Emirates

- Student Name ID Meznah Deaij Al-Otaibi 2140009626 Bayan Al-Kuwayti 2150010946 Hind Sultan Al-Khaldi 2140000885 Malika Al-Mohaimeed 2120007264   Contents 1. Executive Summary: 2 2. Company Background: 3 2.1. Al-Baik Vision: 3 2.2. Al-Baik Mission: 3 2.3. Al-Baik Values: 3 2.4. Al-Baik Objectives: 3 3. Drivers of Establishing International Business: 4 4. Alternative Foreign Countries: 4 4.1. Qatar: 4 4.2. United Arab Emirates UAE: 5 4.3. Kuwait: 5 5. Environmental Analysis of Alternative Foreign Countries: 5 5.1....   [tags: United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia]

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The Conflict Of The Arab Minority

- The Arab Minority in Israel The status of the Arab minority (also referred to as Palestinians or Arab-Israelis) in Israel has been a persistent question since the 1948 war, or as the Arab minority identifies it, “Al-Nakba” or “Catastrophe.” While Israel self-identifies as the nation-state of the Jewish people, approximately twenty percent of people within its borders identify as Arab, —forming the so-called “5th column” — yet, it often unclear what their rights and roles are in a state that has historically discriminated against them and treated them as second class citizens....   [tags: Israel, Jordan, Gaza Strip, Arab World]

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Not Your Typical Arab Male Stereotype

- In a culture where stereotypes are so common and thrown left and right, it’s not uncommon to hear someone say “That guy looks suspicious” or “You’re such a FOB.” However, we must be careful when it comes to these remarks or stereotypes because we must remember that what we are doing is simply feeding more into a closed minded society and contributing to the derogating of a mixed society. In all three novels, Throne of the Crescent Moon, Anatomy of a Disappearance, and Lebanese Blonde, all three male Arab characters have shown that they go against this grain of the stereotypical Arab male gender/ culture....   [tags: literature by Arab authors]

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Birth And Death During The Arab Culture

- Birth and death in the Arab culture has being one of the most interesting topics that is being discussed more frequently. When people talk or hear about the Arab culture they tend to think about different things about them like they are being considered as terrorist, they oppress their women and many things like that. But we tend to forget that this people, the Arabs are also human beings that they have normal day-to-day activities like people in the other part of the so-called westernized world....   [tags: Muhammad, Islam, Arab, Sudan]

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The Arab Awakening By Marc Lynch

- Washington University, author Marc Lynch pens a work he titled The Arab Uprising: The Unfinished Revolutions of the New Middle East to dispel thoughts and misconceptions that unrest in the Middle East, particularly in the areas of political and social mobilizations, are in fact a new phenomenon. Utilizing his wealth of experience within the Middle East and topics pertaining to it, Lynch choose to analyze what lead to the downfall of four of the Middle East’s regimes in Tunisia, Egypt, Yemen, and Syria along with the unfolding of events leading up to the “Arab Spring,” along with the results and aftermath of aforementioned events....   [tags: Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Egypt]

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Work Transition to the United Arab Emirates

- Diversity has made the United States what we look at today as a great nation with greater opportunities. In that same mentality, a business only becomes greater by including diversification, not only within the United States, but diversifying throughout the world. As our organization ventures out to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), we have to make the move as smooth and educated as possible. Whenever a company enters the international market, they have to make sure that they understand and examine the different parts of the culture and practices that differentiate them from the United States....   [tags: Business, Arab Culture]

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The Civil War And The Arab Spring

- While I grew up in a world in which the Arab Spring was happening, I as an American citizen knew very little about it. Now this is my first time with a course specializing in the Middle East but I had been in multiple history courses throughout high school and never had the phrase, “Arab Spring” been brought up. I continued to hear about the civil war in Syria and how the United States was on the fence about getting involved however, I never knew the reason why the war was happening. So I am glad that we are taking the time to break down the Arab Spring country by country and discover how one thing led to another....   [tags: United States, United Arab Emirates, Sudan]

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The United Arab Emirates ( Uae )

- The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a country located on the Arabian Peninsula along the southern coast of the Persian Gulf. Up until the last century, the land has remained a desert inhabited by small fishing villages, date farms, and trading hubs in the two main cities, Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The nomadic Bedouin tribes who settled the lands in the third millennium BC thrived on mediocre forms of currency such as pearling. Prior to 1971, the now united country consisted of a series of Trucial Sheikhdoms, which are exclusively Arab political societies each ruled by their own sheikh....   [tags: United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Dubai]

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The United Arab Emirates ( U.a )

- Introduction The United Arab Emirates (U.A.E) has been one of the most economically developed economies in the Middle East. Its levels of development have far exceeded everyone’s expectations especially in the fields of Tourism, Investment, and Real Estate. As a result, the UAE became one of the wealthiest countries in the Middle East scoring “3rd Under GDP per capita” (Middle East: GDP per Capita, n.d) . The UAE has a population of over 9 million Residents which “88% is made up of expats”( Expats make up over 88% of UAE population,2011).Yet, the country still tries to maintain its National identity and culture for further years to come....   [tags: United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Rush hour]

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Geography Of United Arab Emirates

- Geography United Arab Emirates redirected from Dawlat Al-Imarat Al-Arabiyah Al-Muttahidah. It consists of seven emirates (Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm al Qaiwain, Ras el Khaimah, and Fujairah). The United Arab Emirates in the Arabian Peninsula at the southeast corner, its shape like a triangle, its coastline forms the southern part of the Persian Gulf and the South-East coast of Oman Gulf of parts of the West Coast; nearly countries are Oman and Saudi Arabia. Total area is 83,600 square kilometres, but there is no river in the country....   [tags: United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Persian Gulf]

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The Arab Israeli Conflict And The Middle East

- “The world will never have lasting peace so long as men reserve for war the finest human qualities. Peace, no less than war, requires idealism and self-sacrifice, and a righteous and dynamic faith”- John Foster Dulles. No region in the world is more complicated than the Middle East. Religion has been the major factor of conflict in the Middle Eastern countries. Corruption, oppression, discrimination, and foreign intervention have contributed to the creation of very complicated conflict that only seem to be getting worse....   [tags: Israel, Jordan, Iraq, Arab League]

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Development of Scientific Knowledge in Early Arab Cultures

- Question: What conditions were present in early Arab society that contributed to the rapid development of scientific knowledge in the region. Arab development of Greek scientific thinking has forever benefited our understanding of the field of science. Arab thinkers such as Ibn Rushd (Averroes) and Ibn Sīnā (Avicenna) have contributed to scientific thinking on a level that is generally undervalued. Influential scientists and philosophers that have come from Arab culture can trace their lineage back to the early days of Arab-Islamic science....   [tags: Arab Scientific Thinking]

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Arab Studies: Mapping the Field by Marwan M. Kraidy

- Modernity is what all developing countries seek, because modernity can only be a good thing, right. However, there is a complex relationship that exists between modernity, the nation-state that could be the cause sectarianism. Modernity is a very unclear topic, due to the different interpretations of its meaning, is there only one type of modernity or is it flexible. how can nationalism, and the idea of unity lead to sectarianism and violence. These questions surely do merit further research and development, because we are in the process of dealing with them right now in the Arab World, with the fall of several regime's in the region that kept everything stable and tense at the same time....   [tags: modernity, sectarianism, arab world]

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Social Media And The Arab Spring Revolution

- According to the data from the Arab Social Media Report in 2011 by Mourtada and Salem, the amount of social media usage increased immensely during the Arab Spring period from January 1st to March 30th. The number of Facebook users in the Arab nations almost doubled, up from 14,791,972 (as of April 2010) to 27,711,503 (as of April 2011) (Mourtada and Salem 9). Similarly, in the first three months of 2011, the number of tweets increased from 55 million to 155 million a day (Mourtada and Salem 15)....   [tags: Egypt, Middle East, United Arab Emirates]

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The Arab Awakening By Marc Lynch Pens

- JeBriesha Craddock SPSY 201 A Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at George Washington University, author Marc Lynch pens a work he titled The Arab Uprising: The Unfinished Revolutions of the New Middle East to dispel thoughts and misconceptions that unrest in the Middle East, particularly in the areas of political and social mobilizations, are in fact a new phenomenon. Utilizing his wealth of experience within the Middle East and topics pertaining to it, Lynch choose to analyze what lead to the downfall of four of the Middle East’s regimes in Tunisia, Egypt, Yemen, and Syria along with the unfolding of events leading up to the “Arab Spring,” along with...   [tags: Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Egypt]

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The New Media Revolution Of The Arab World

- “If you want a free society, just give them internet access”, stated Wael Ghonim, an Egyptian activist in an interview with CNN. The new media revolution that has taken place in the Arab world dates back to the 1990’s as it enables people to communicate within seconds, from opposite sides of the world. With the new media revolution, came the emerge of hundreds of online news networks. These channels have the ability to publish any information they please, and most of the time; their views may be biased....   [tags: Israel, Jordan, Arab League, New media]

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Analysis of the Effects of the Arab Spring on Bahrain and Qatar

- “Since December 2010, the wave of uprisings and protests across the Middle East has produced spectacular changes in the region’s authoritarian republics but has largely bypassed its autocratic monarchies” (Yom and Gause, p. 1). The most interesting aspect of this trans-national movement of uprisings is how it “has largely bypassed the autocratic monarchies”. In this paper, I will focus on how the Arab Spring affected two such autocratic monarchies: the State of Qatar and the Kingdom of Bahrain....   [tags: Impact of Arab Spring]

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Business Practices Of United Arab Emirates

- Business Practices in United Arab Emirates In every culture business practices varies. In the U.S. it is quite simple “it 's just business” a service or good in exchange for money. However, in the UAE is more than monetary exchange. It is customary not to begin a meeting by talking specifically about business, but by becoming acquainted with each other. Punctuality is important for meetings and it is critical not be in hurry to leave. Consequently, trade negotiation require tolerance, patience because relationship evolve from a series of meetings....   [tags: United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Law, Abu Dhabi]

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Arab League Fails to Promote Peace in Middle East

- Statement of Research Problem This essay sheds light on the theories that are elaborating the role of international and regional organizations in today’s world politics. Then, Arab League will be given as a regional organization. Although it has achieved some potential, but it could not be totally successful in maintaining security and prosperity to Arab world, especially for Palestinians. Research Questions This essay is trying to find the answer for these questions: 1-Why do regional organizations and institutions emerge, 2-What accounts for their variation in design, and what are their effects....   [tags: Global Issues, Arab-Israel Conflict]

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The Impact of Social Media in the Arab Spring Uprisings

- While many people throughout the world see social media as a trendy new application in the service of personal amusement, the political upheavals in the Arab world have shown how it can change the dynamics of modern day activism. The Arab Spring Uprising interlaced social unrest with a technological revolution. Blogs, news websites, twitter feeds, and political list servers became avenues for communication, information flow and solidarity. Being capable of sharing an immense amount of uncensored information through social media sites has contributed to the success of many Arab Spring activists....   [tags: rebellions, arab region, revolts, conflicts]

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Report on the United Arab Emirates

- Report on the United Arab Emirates The UAE is the second-largest Arab economy and the world's fifth-biggest oil exporter. From its inception UAE has worked towards building their accumulation of external financial assets, with Abu Dhabi taking the lead on managing the country’s oil wealth and Dubai’s push for economic diversification....   [tags: UAE United Arab Emirates]

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Economic Analysis of The United Arab Emirates

- Economic Analysis of The United Arab Emirates 1. Introduction A. General Information The United Arab Emirates (U.A.E) is a federation of seven Emirates that was formed on December 2 1971. It is located between the Arabian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman and it is bordered by Saudi Arabia and Oman....   [tags: Economics UAE Arab Emirates]

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Exploring Arab Women

- Exploring Arab Women In Liyana Badr’s novel, A Balcony over the Fakihani, the reader witnesses Yusra’s experience with water as she proclaims that, “I’ll [she’ll] stay till I’ve [she’s] filled my [her] jerry can [even] if I [she] die[s] doing it. (Badr, 10)” While Maha the main female character in Fadia Faqir’s Pillars of Salt, and her husband “immersed our [their] bodies in the warm water,” (Faqir, 54) of the Dead Sea as they share their first love making experience. Yasmina teaches granddaughter Fatima of the liberating power of water in Fatima Mernissi’s lyrical coming of age account of harem life in Dreams of Trespass....   [tags: Arab Culture Cultural Marriage Essays]

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Arab Israeli Conflict

- The Arab-Israeli conflict is a struggle between the Jewish state of Israel and the Arabs of the Middle East concerning the area known as Palestine. The term Palestine has been associated variously and sometimes controversially with this small region. Both the geographic area designated by and the political status of the name have changed over the course of some three millennia. The region, or a part of it, is also known as the Holy Land and is held sacred among Jews, Christians, and Muslims. In the twentieth century it has been the object of conflicting claims of Jewish and Arab national movements, and the conflict has led to prolonged violence and in several instances open warfare opposing...   [tags: Israel v Palestine, Jew v Arab]

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The Arab-Israeli Conflict

- The Arab-Israeli Conflict The Arab Israeli conflict has gone on for many years. There have been many wars, terrorist attacks and peace treaties between Israel and the Arab countries. Through war and Treaties Israel has gained and lost alot of land. There have been 4 major wars between Israel and The Arab countries, as well as terrorist attacks. The reason for many of these attacks include land, claim of the country and anti-semitisem. Israel which is only 8,000 square miles is on the Mediterranean sea which is very good for its ports which are good for shipping and trade....   [tags: Arab Israel Middle East War Essays]

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The Community of Female Voices in Arab Women Literature

- The Community of Female Voices in Arab Women Literature In her memoir, Dreams of Trespass, Fatima Mernissi remembers asking her grandmother Yasmina how one can discern a true story from a false one. The wise old woman, Yasmina, told her granddaughter to relax and not look at life in extreme polarities because "there are things which could be both [true and false] and things which could be neither" (Dreams, 61). "Words are like onions," Yasmina explained further and "the more skins you peel off, the more meanings you encounter" (Dreams, 61)....   [tags: Fatima Mernissi Arab Culture Cultural Essays]

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Stereotyping of Arab Muslims in the New York Times for the Past Forty Years

- Stereotyping of Arab Muslims in the New York Times for the Past Forty Years This study examines stereotyping of Arab Muslims in the New York Times for the past forty years. Theorists suggest that stereotyping of a minority group effects the public's opinion of that group. Other communication media theorists say that only under extreme conditions will the negative stereotypes reflect the publics' opinions of the portrayed minority group. The parallel theory between propaganda and stereotyping by the mass media is examined....   [tags: Stereotypes Arab Muslims Media Essays]

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The Arab Spring

- “When dictatorship is a fact, revolution becomes a right” this quote from Victor Hugo symbolizes the new age of human rights. Over the years, countries around the world have witnessed terrifying, yet life-changing, revolutions, but no one in history had expected for such a quick and sudden revolution to begin like the Arab Spring. The Arab Spring may be seen as a dangerous and terrifying matter, but to those that are protesting for a change, it is an unforgettable and life changing event in history....   [tags: politics, human rights]

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The Arab Spring

- There was a young man in the town of Sidi Bouzid, Tunisia who was a vegetable salesman. He sold the vegetables from his tiny cart in order to make money to help support his family. There was a young man in the town of Sidi Bouzid, and on December 17th, 2010, he dowsed himself in gasoline and set himself on fire in front of the town’s governmental offices. This young man’s name was Mohamad Bouazizi, and this was the beginning of the Arab Spring. The phrase “The Arab Spring” refers to the series of protests and demonstrations that spread across the Middle East and Northern Africa beginning in 2010 with Tunisia and spread to other countries in 2011....   [tags: Egypt, Middle East, Arabic language, Jordan]

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The Arab Spring

- Democracy- hungry Tunisians began the revolutionary wave of demonstrations and clashes in protest of ill treatment and corruption, beginning a revolutionary wave of protests known as the Arab Spring. The severity of repression in Tunisia was the underlying cause of the Arab spring. Self-immolation, and mass protests mobilized resulted in the overthrow of regime. Major governmental changes and swift reforms were made. The transition to democracy began. Tunisian protests had influenced other countries (with the same major goal of ousting authoritarian regime) and spread to the rest of Arab world through media....   [tags: International Conflict ]

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The Arab Refugees

- accumulated wealth). According to the UNCHR (2012), the Qur’an provides (1) instructions for refugees and migrant situations, (2) praises those who assist others in distress, (3) requires the faithful to protect refugees (Surah 9: 100 and 117), (4) qualifies refugees and internally displaced persons to rights and to humane treatment (Surah 8: 72-75, 16: 41), (5) condemns people whose actions prompt mass migration, viewing them as lacking faith in God’s words (2: 84-86), and (5) outlines methods of additional support to those considered more vulnerable women, children and the elderly (4: 2, 9, 36, 75, 98, 127, 17: 34), (UNCHR, 2012, p....   [tags: Refugee, Internally displaced person, Islam]

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The Arab Protesters

- The Arab protesters had to find a way to organize themselves both secretly and effectively. Oppressed and unable to support their families, Tunisians and others under authoritarian regimes did what they had to in order to make ends meet. Having food on the table was more important than pride for Arabic breadwinners, but eventually men like Mohammad Bouazizi could no longer take living under such strict regimes. Mistreated and forced into corruption, many Tunisians accepted Ben Ali’s rule and simply resigned from politics....   [tags: Egypt, Middle East, Arabic language, Protest]

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The Arab Nations

- ISIS comes from Iraq a terrorist group, which is led by Abu Bakr AL Baghdad. The group ISIS has been around for about seventeen years, causing havoc on people. Over the past few years the U.S. and the allies have been trying to stop the group but its easier said then done because ISIS is everywhere not in just one place. How do we fight isis President Obama and other world leaders have been dicusing ways to defeat the group. The United State’s congress has put a few different Bills out such as the Kaine-Flake bill and the graham bill....   [tags: United States, Iraq War, Bill Clinton]

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The Arab Spring: Results in Different Arab Countries

- In the Arab world in late 2010, starting in Tunisia and flowering in Egypt, a movement of people depressed by their governments, corrupt leaders and a lack of jobs that at once felt safe to take to the streets. The Arab Spring began when a young Tunisian man set himself on fire to protest government corruption and poor economic conditions. This action inspired a surge of protests across Tunisia, which ultimately resulted in the ousting of President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali from power. The success of the political uprising in Tunisia give rise to similar unrest throughout much of the Arab World and Middle East, remarkably within Libya, Egypt, Syria, Bahrain, and Yemen....   [tags: Social Media, Democratic System]

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The Arab-Israeli Conflict & Its Effect on the Arab Countries

- The Arab Israeli conflict is one of the major dilemmas in the world in the modern history. Many political leaders assume that this is the most complicated conflict around the world, even bigger than the Cold War. During the 1960’s and the 1970’s, the Arab world decided to go with confrontation and fight fire with fire. The Middle East became a war zone where all the Arab countries lined up to win back Palestine. However, the Israeli cabinet was smart enough to maintain their presence in the Palestinian Land....   [tags: international relations in the Middle East]

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Nursing Care for the Arab Culture

- ... Most Arabs can speak fluent English, but it may be necessary in some cases to facilitate an Arabic interpreter. The nurse should then document the interpreter as an intervention in the patient’s chart (Khalifa, 2012). In the case of the patient not speaking fluent English, the nurse should be aware of nonverbal cues and implement strategies to successfully communicate with the patient. Family is central to the Arab culture and it is important for the nurse to include the family in decision-making unless the patient states otherwise (Matusiak, 2013)....   [tags: healthcare professionals and cultural diversity]

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The War Was A Disaster For The Arab World

- The Six-Day War, which occurred in 1967 June 5–10, was the third of the Arab-Israeli wars. In which Israel’s decisive victory captured the lands of the Sinai Peninsula, Gaza Strip, West Bank, Old City of Jerusalem, and the Golan Heights; the status of which would become a major point of contention in the Arab-Israeli conflict. Nevertheless, when the Six-Day War of 1967 between Israel and its Arab neighbors ended in a decisive loss for the Muslim side, many in the Islamic world saw this as the failure of Arab socialism....   [tags: Israel, Egypt, Pan-Arabism, Middle East]

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Not Every Arab Man is a Terrorist

- Ignorance about people on the other side of the world is infectious among humanity. Rather than educating themselves about the characteristics and cultures of the world, society relies on stereotypes. The Merriam Webster dictionary defines a stereotype as an unfair “belief that all people or things with a particular characteristic are the same.” The entertainment industry significantly influences the minds of Americans to accept these misconceptions about other nationalities. These nasty generalizations are particularly dangerous and hurtful to Arabs....   [tags: generalizations, stereotypes, terrorists]

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The Soviet Union Of The Arab Nations

- Israel also held a false optimism about its likelihood of emerging victorious because it was confident that Egypt would not go to war “until certain basic conditions were met, such as Arab air superiority and strategic pan-Arab cooperation” (Asher 11). Under this pretense, which proved to be correct, Israel did not even stop to consider that the Arab Nations, led by Egypt, had a chance at winning war, as the Arab was remained fractured. But this optimism did not cause war. It simply led the Arab Nations to push further and become unreasonably demanding of Israel and its willingness to accept Egyptian terms, a tactic known as brinkmanship....   [tags: World War II, Nuclear weapon, Cold War, Israel]

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The Arab Israeli Conflict Of Palestine

- The Arab-Israeli conflict officially began on May 15th 1948 at the start of the aptly named 1948 Arab–Israeli War. The Arab League, a coalition of various Arab states including Jordan; Egypt and Syria, had always opposed the concept of a Jewish state. They believed that Israel, and its primarily Jewish population, should be under the jurisdiction of the state of Palestine. In the November prior to the conflict, in 1947, the UN formally partitioned Palestine into Israel and Palestine, legitimizing the state of Israel....   [tags: Israel, Jordan, Palestine, Gaza Strip]

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Minorities in the US: Arab Americans

- Arab Americans have lived in America for centuries, but still have to go through the disadvantages of being a minority. Arab Americans are a small group and over the years, have gone through a vast amount of experiences. From first coming to America slightly unnoticed, then being hated because of a problem between America and their home country, to becoming some of the most intellectual people with four-year degrees in America. Arab Americans immigrated to the U.S. around 1880’s, seeing that their own countries of which they came from, weren’t doing so well financially....   [tags: palestine men, immigration, discrimination]

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The Arab Spring Revolution is a Failure

- The Arab Spring Revolution is a Failure “Arab spring mishap leads to sharp increase of oil smuggling”, “Syrian revolution starts experiencing causalities”, “Overthrown Egyptian government a downright failure”, “Tunisia on the verge of economic collapse post being struck by the Arab spring revolution”, “Bombing in Libya kills 20 in the proximity of a ration distribution unit”. These were the kind of news headlines the modern world was bombarded with when the riots in the Middle East were instigated....   [tags: Middle East, Lybia, Syria, Oil]

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The Arab Spring: A Worldwide Revolution

- ... The reason he did not have one was because of his poverty and the lack of jobs in the country, and that sparked protests by the poor people in Tunisia. Ben Ali, the president of the country for 23 years, realized the violent effect the protest had on the people and quickly announced that he is trying to lower the unemployment rate, but the violence is only making the problem bigger. He promised to create 300 000 jobs but the people only wanted to see the government fall down and on January 14 2011, ex-president Ben Ali fled the country with his family....   [tags: rights, laws, war, economy]

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The Arab Conquest of the Central Asia

- The Arab Conquest of the Central Asia was a significant event which impacted on the whole region at the beginning of the eighth century. Abu Ja’far Muhammad al-Tabari was one of the historians who described this conquest for the Muslim population later in ninth century by using different accounts (p. 16). His text is useful for the evaluation of Qutayba’s conquests of Central Asia and can be compared with the same century’s Persian historian al-Baladhuri (p. 11) and his description of the Arab Conquest....   [tags: History, Muslim Population]

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Arab Refugee Crisis : Palestine

- Arab Refugee Crisis During the Israeli War of Independence in 1948 an Arab refugee crisis began, and there is still not a clear answer of what caused it. As inhabitants of Israel Arabs were greatly affected by the establishment of a Jewish State, because their home was governed by others. Nonetheless, the Palestinian Arabs contributed in the making of the refugee crisis. The Arabs were given the choice of becoming equal citizens of Israel and refused. The United Nations came up with Partition Plan for Palestine, but it was rejected....   [tags: Israel, Jordan, Egypt, Gaza Strip]

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Domestic Violence And The Arab Societies

- What is domestic violence . . Domestic violence is a type of abuse , which usually occurs between family members . Domestic Violence is a widespread problem that exists in many forms involving physical , sexual and emotional abuse . The signs of using physical or sexual abuse are : slapping , hair pulling , hitting , using weapons , unwanted sexual touching and forced intercourse . On the other hand , the signs of using emotional abuse are : yelling , insulting , humiliating and bullying ....   [tags: Domestic violence, Violence]

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Jew in the Arab World

- The Arabic geographic being best environment for variety of religion, culture and trade throughout the ages. As a result of that many of an ethnic group from outside Middle East decides to move on to that rich area which later many minorities have spread to the Islamic Empire land therefore The Arabic regions were famous with the diversity of minority which creates a lot of conflict with Middle East region especially in Jews and Arab sides. The United Nation Resolution 181 (1947), this resolution impacts the stability in the Middle East region which leads to many conflicts between Arab and Jewish minority....   [tags: United Nations Resolution 181, Israel]

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History of the Arab League

- Introduction The league of Arab states is referred to as the Arab League. The Arab League was formed on March 22, 1945 in Cairo, Egypt. The League began with six member states namely Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Saudi, Arabia, Syria, Transjordan (now known as Jordan). Yemen joined at a later stage on 5th May 1945. It is a regional organization, which has now grown to include 22 states in and around North Africa and Southwest Asia. Every country is given one vote at the council. However, Syria was suspended since 2011 due to the ongoing civil war and the government’s repression....   [tags: egypt, iraq, lebanon]

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Revitalizing and Reunifying the Arab World

- The Arab world at its height, stood united as one nation. It was in the 9th and 16th century during the Abbasid Empire and the Ottoman Empire’s reign that the arts and sciences flourished in the Arab lands. The Arab world changes dramatically as it degenerates from a strong, united force to a weakened and fragmented state ruled by misguided individuals. Some Arabs became self-aware of their decline as they saw the loss of territories that were historically held to the Europeans. The decline sparked movements that saw people wanting to return or recreate the past glorious and prosperous as it was....   [tags: Jamal ad-Din al-Afghani, Michel Aflaq]

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The War On The Arab Israeli War

- I: Introduction On 5 June 1967, the State of Israel engaged in an Arab-Israeli War that would be fought against five other states – Egypt, Syria, Jordan, Iraq and Lebanon – and on three fronts. Six days later, Israel would emerge with the decisive victory and with a casualty count less than one-twentieth that of its enemies. On the Monday following Israel’s astounding victory, British foreign correspondent James Cameron reported that ‘many are saying that Zion was born not nineteen years ago with the birth of the state of Israel, but today, in its great and rather frightening exultation, with the Jewish nation suddenly translated from David into Goliath’....   [tags: Israel, Egypt, Jordan, Gamal Abdel Nasser]

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Overview of the Arab Culture

- Name of Culture Arab is not a race, but is a group of individuals that are united by their culture and history (ADC, 2014). There are many different variations commonly based on a particular individual’s country of origin such as Arab Americans. Other variations are based on their social class, the level of their education, if they live urbanely or rurally, or the time they have spent in the United States (Lipson & Dubble, 2007). Most Arabs also practice Islamic religion and are Muslim. When working with an Arab or Muslim client, nurses should ask what the client wishes to be referred to so as not to offend them in any way (Lipson & Dubble, 2007)....   [tags: culture, middle east]

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The Protests Of The Arab Spring Protests

- The Arab Spring protests, occurring in early 2011, has changed the way in which protests and revolutions are formed and advanced. Near the end of 2010 countries in the Middle East, such as Tunisia, Egypt, and Libya, were under oppressive rulers. One man, Mohammad Bouazizi a street vendor who had regularly been oppressed by local law enforcement, had enough and one day set himself on fire as a form of protest against the condition of living. That single event triggered mass protest in Tunisia calling for both social and political change....   [tags: Internet, Sociology, Social network service]

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The Arab Spring in Egypt

-   The Arab Spring is an extremely prominent issue today. This refers to the series of protests and civil wars that have been occurring in the Arab World due to discontent with government, human rights violations, poverty, and other factors. Countries where this is an issue include Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Bahrain, Syria, Algeria, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, and Sudan. One of the countries hit hardest by the revolution was Egypt.   What is often called “the spark that started it all,” occurred on December 17, 2011 in Tunisia....   [tags: prominent issue, protests, civil wars]

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The Formation of Arab Nations

- The Formation of Arab Nations Much of the modern political Arab world was born at the end of World War I, as outside powers divided up their shares of territories that were loyal to their regimes. For example, Iraq, Jordan, Syria, and Lebanon came to exist along side the precarious state of Palestine. By World War II, these states had begun to want independence, and the following decades would witness revolution, regime change, violence, and, ultimately, a break from the grips of the Ottoman Empire and European powers (Provence)....   [tags: politics, middle eastern history]

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Women During The Arab Women

- Arab women with early but symptomatic breast cancer fail to seek medical consultation at earlier stages [1, 7, 13] , therefore advanced disease are commonly seen among those women. For example, in Yemen 94.8%, 55.1% and 35.1% of breast cancer patients have presented after one, 4-6 and 1-3 months, respectively [8]. Several studies conducted in the Arab countries revealed that Arab women are less likely to perform an early detection practices such as mammography, breast self-examination (BSE) and clinical breast examination (CBS) which driven by cultural and social and religious beliefs [1, 26-30] .These attitudes could potentially render Arab women from participating in breast screening pra...   [tags: Breast cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Mammography]

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The Egyptian Revolution And The Arab Spring

- A revolution by definition is “a forcible, irregular, popularly supported change in the governing regime” (Van Inwegen 2011, p. 4). The Egyptian Revolution lasted a little over two weeks however, the revolution left thousands jailed and injured. The Egyptian Revolution was part of the Arab Spring, a period of time in which multiple Islamic countries across North Africa and the Middle East rose up against the tyrannical rule of dictators and martial law. The Egyptian Revolution’s main goal was to get the military dictator Hosni Mubarak who had been in power for over thirty years....   [tags: Egypt, Hosni Mubarak, Egyptians, Ayman Nour]

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The Treatment of Arab Americans

- A stressful month of work has finally come to an end and a long waited vacation with the family is just around the corner. The next morning you finally get everyone’s bags packed and jump in a shuttle to head to the airport. When you arrive at the airport the heavy door to the shuttle opens as you gather your bags and head through the big glass doors to check in. The nice blonde at counter smiles at you and your family and tells you to have a nice trip. Making your way to security you are relieved that you no longer have to drag your heavy luggage around....   [tags: Racial Profiling, Discrimination, Terrorism]

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Challenges Faced By The Arab Spring

- 3) In today’s world of global politics, leaders face many challenges as a single event can have widespread effects in other countries. The example of the Arab spring portrays how a country’s leader may face the consequences of angry citizens. The Arab spring started with a man burning himself after not being able to find a job and soon after, the world witnessed the fall of four Arab leaders and demonstrations against many others. Therefore, to be successful in securing the interests of their citizens and providing for world order, leaders must be able to tackle world issues without putting their nations at risk, cooperate with other leaders in solving disputes, and to actually care about...   [tags: Third World, First World, Globalization]

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The Conflict Of Arab And Muslim

- As a child I often played a game similar to monopoly called “tourism”, instead of avenues like monopoly, it had countries in sections like Egypt, Morocco, and Saudi Arabia, each was illustrated with a boy or a girl in traditional attire. The Middle East section had three countries with similar clothing, a cloth on their heads, long tunic & a camel. This was my first encounter with the typical stereotype of Arabs. Whenever I heard the term “Arab”, I immediately though of the game and the preconceive images it had engraved to my brain....   [tags: Islam, Middle East, Arabic language, Stereotype]

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Identity And Autonomy Of The Arab Homeland

- identity or autonomy. Representatives of left-wing movements, active in the region, were encouraging agricultural workers to seize land from the large landlords. These disturbances were put down, but not without violence. Meanwhile, in Khuzestan, the center of Iran 's oil industry, members of the Arabic-speaking population organized and demanded a larger share of oil revenues for the region, more jobs for local inhabitants, the use of Arabic as a semi-official language, and a larger degree of local autonomy....   [tags: Iran, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Macroeconomics]

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Arab and Israeli War of 1948

- Humans are no strangers to war. They have fought for freedom. They’ve fought for land. They have fought for resources. Israel became a country in 1948 with the help of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. They thought process behind creating the Nation of Israel was the fact that it was the original Jewish homeland. The Jewish people were desperate for a country to call their own because of the Third Reich. Germany, under the reign of Hitler, had destroyed many homes and relocated Jewish families....   [tags: war, land, resentment, poem]

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The World Of Arab Nations

- According to Gamal Abdel Nasser’s “Egypt’s Liberations,” as he says “For I Shall always maintain that we are strong. The only trouble is that we do not realize just how strong we are,” in Nasser’s transnational politics, he believes that Arab nations are much stronger and powerful than western countries because of three main sources, religion, location and oil. The first source is that the religion ties both material and moral of Arabian, therefore it helps them create a secure and peaceful world, and make them become very neighborly and united....   [tags: Cold War, World War II, Eastern Bloc]

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The Evolution of United Arab Emirates

- The evolution of UAE Table of content • Preface 1 Introduction History of UAE Who established this country • Conclusion 2 Bibliography Preface • Reason of choosing this topic is: Its my country and I want to write about the development that increases day by day. Introduction UAE consists of seven emirates, before finding the oil people were separated into two groups, some people lived in the desert and some lived beside the sea and every one has his own way of living and finding food The history of UAE Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Fujairah, umm Al Quwain, Sharjah, Ajm...   [tags: country, history]

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Social Media and Arab Spring

- The Arab Spring has impacted multiple countries in northern Africa and the Arab world and so far since the end of December in 2010, leading to the fall of the government in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya and Yemen. Among the unarmed insurrections, social media and social networking technology functioned as a new strategy that empowered the protesters to gain successful uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt and inspired grassroots movements in other Arab countries. The new media, namely Twitter, Facebook and Youtube, with online blogs and mobile telecommunications, played a significant role as the politics of connectivity, which connect, coordinate and communicate the protestors....   [tags: twitter, facebook, youtube]

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The Arab Spring in Egypt

-   Another prominent cause of the Arab Spring in Egypt was the corruption in the government run by Mubarak. One of the best examples of Mubarak’s corruption was the use of emergency law. For his entire almost 30-year reign, Mubarak ruled through emergency law. Under emergency law, Mubarak could censor all publications, search and tap phone, mail, and Internet use, and arrest people without a trial, or through secret trials. (Tristam, 2013) All political meetings also had to be preapproved by him before they took place....   [tags: governement corruption, Mubarak]

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Sports in The United Arab Emirates

- Preface The UAE is a Muslim-Arab nation that grew up and flourished so well and in such a short time, it’s almost unbelievable. UAE has always had a sense of belonging which has deepened through sufferings, foreign invasion and every other kind of obstacle that has been put forward for them. No matter what happened in the past, the people of Emirates have not forgotten their national duties, culture, traditions and morals. In order for us to understand UAE and its culture and traditions, we should keep an open mind and understand the historical events which influenced the people and their lifestyle....   [tags: muslims, lifestyles, generosity]

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The Arab Spring Of 2010

- The Arab Spring of 2010 was considered a major event throughout the Middle East and North Africa, in the sense that it led to the eventual ousting of the heads of state of four countries and one country is still in a state of civil war. The Arab Spring started because of certain events that occurred to a 26-year-old street vendor in Tunisia. Social Media was heavily used in these protests because it allowed the protestors to rapidly disseminate unedited information to the world of what was going on in their country and the way the protestors were being treated by the local authorities....   [tags: Egypt, Hosni Mubarak]

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Syria and the Arab Spring

- As the Arab Spring enters its second year, major uprisings and revolts have occurred all over the Middle East, pushing for an end to the corrupt autocratic rule and an expansion of civil liberties and political rights. Most recently, images from Syria have emerged, depicting the government’s use of force to suppress the voice of its people. One might ask, “Is this the beginning of a revolution. Is the country on the path to democracy?” To assess this question and examine the future trends in the region, one must look back on the country’s somewhat tumultuous history, the relationship between the citizens and the state, and the political economy....   [tags: Geopolitics, History]

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What is the Arab Uprising?

- The Arab Uprising. The Islamic Awakening. These are some of the terms that are being used today. The terms are very important especially in the Middle East because that’s where the arab uprising began. The first Arab Uprising actually began in Tunisia where a 26-year-old Mohamed Bouazizi set himself on fire. He set himself on fire in front of a government building because he was publicly humiliated by the police force and couldn’t even earn money for his family. This act of desperation had spread immediately throughout the country and stirred up many protests....   [tags: protesters, goverment, politics]

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The Arab Uprisings Of 2011

- Dystopian tales typically involve totalitarian governments, against which a person or group of people revolts, with the one common redeeming factor being that the story is fictional. Abel Aziz’s The Queue follows these common themes, except her story is disconcertingly in line with Middle Eastern reality. A detailed interpretation of Aziz’s work accompanied by an analysis of the 2011 Arab uprisings will allow a conclusion to be reached on the utility of uprisings and their often ambiguous endings....   [tags: Egypt, Middle East, Arabic language, Cairo]

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Reflection Paper On The Arab Spring

- PLSLO #2 When I was a freshman in college, I started my first semester with four basic classes, English, algebra, chemistry, and developmental psychology. Back then I did not see the significance of those classes other than the fact that I had to take them to meet general education requirements. I knew that the purpose of general education was to create a well-rounded student with a variety of skills and knowledge, but I did not understand why a nurse would need to know how to write a five page paper on the Arab Spring....   [tags: Learning, Education, Nursing, Psychology]

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Graduation Speech On The Arab Spring

- When I was a freshman in college, I started my first semester with four basic classes: English, algebra, chemistry, and developmental psychology. Back then I did not see the significance of those classes other than the fact that I had to take them to meet general education requirements. I was aware that the purpose of general education was to create a well-rounded student with a variety of skills and knowledge, but I did not understand why a nurse would need to know how to write a five page paper on the Arab Spring....   [tags: Learning, Nursing, Education, Patient]

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The Arab American Community Development

- The Arab American community The Arab American community has a population of about 1.8 million Arab descendants or immigrants that has been residing in the US since 1980, they are coming from different parts of the Middle east such as Sudan,Syria,Irak, Morroco, Jordania, Palestine, Somalia, Egypt and Lebano. They begin to arrive to Michigan Detroit after 1967, today day is a huge the Arabic American is a huge community in that area of Michigan, They tend to maintain their culture and characterized for been a unite community....   [tags: Barack Obama, African American, Racism, Race]

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Analysis of the Arab Spring

- In late 2010, a Tunisian named Bouazizi set himself on fire in protest against the poor economic situation in which he was living (CNN, 2011). Other Tunisians soon took the opportunity to resist their government and possible overthrow the leadership of Ben Ali. They took it as their responsibility to fight for the common good. Simple demonstration against the Tunisian government soon went ahead to an extent that Ben Ali had to leave the country. The events that followed the departures of the Tunisian president were the least expected....   [tags: Egyptian Revolution, Middle East History]

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The Politics Of Arab Nations

- In light of the activities of Arab nations in their attempts to consolidate nationalistic pride and self-sufficiency using Pan-Arabic ideologies mentioned in the course, it is apparent that the actions of political parties operating under such ideologies have yielded significant ramifications that have echoed into the future, giving rise to new problems. Much of these problems are created by the manner in which those attempting to represent the ideology have conducted while in positions of authority....   [tags: Iraq, Iraq War, Sunni Islam, Saddam Hussein]

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Understanding the Arab Spring

- The revolutionary movement in the Middle East started in January 2011 where Tunisian Bouazizi Mohamed, who set himself on fire, ensued to the revolt of his fellow citizens (Pollack 2011). Political and social frustrations led to tremendous discontent of citizens, and massive protests and social movements demanded a change of the country’s political regime. This widespread event was known as “the Arab Spring” and empowered other people in Arab countries who were not satisfied with their sociopolitical standings to revolt against government regimes....   [tags: political regime, Middle East, political fallacy]

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