By Wolfgang Zank
For many years North Africa and the center East were parts of overlapping identities and integration strategies. The nations of North Africa, except Morocco, have supported the re-launch of pan-Africanism within the type of the African Union and its starting to be institutionalisation. however the nations of North Africa percentage additionally an Arab identification and are contributors of the Arab League. Islamism instructions huge aid one of the inhabitants at huge. In Turkey, a average Islamist occasion is even in govt. however the nations within the zone have additionally skilled a becoming impression of eu integration in quite a few kinds. at times (e.g. Morocco or Tunisia) the cooperation is particularly shut. Turkey has even been known as a candidate kingdom, its executive works actively to make the rustic meet the european club criteria.This finished quantity asks the query to what volume those quite a few identities and integration methods have compatibility, or even if and to what quantity they're in clash. It unites contributions from numerous nations which discover those difficulties from diverse views.
Read or Download Clash or Cooperation of Civilizations? (The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series) PDF
Best international books
Compiler Construction: 20th International Conference, CC 2011, Held as Part of the Joint European Conferences on Theory and Practice of Software, ETAPS 2011, Saarbrücken, Germany, March 26–April 3, 2011. Proceedings
This publication constitutes the refereed complaints of the twentieth foreign convention on Compiler building, CC 2011, held in Saarbrücken, Germany, March 26—April three, 2011, as a part of ETAPS 2011, the eu Joint meetings on concept and perform of software program. The 15 revised complete papers awarded including the summary of 1 invited speak have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from fifty two submissions.
This e-book constitutes the refereed complaints of the ninth IFIP WG 12. five overseas convention on synthetic Intelligence purposes and options, AIAI 2013, held in Paphos, Cyprus, in September/October 2013. The 26 revised complete papers provided including a keynote speech on the major occasion and forty four papers of eight collocated workshops have been rigorously reviewed and chosen for inclusion within the quantity.
This publication supplies a state of the art survey of present study in common sense and philosophy of technological know-how, as seen via invited audio system chosen through the main prestigious overseas association within the box. particularly, it offers a coherent photo of foundational study into a few of the sciences, either average and social.
- Advances in Self-Organizing Maps: 9th International Workshop, WSOM 2012 Santiago, Chile, December 12-14, 2012 Proceedings
- An international sourcebook of automobile dependence in cities, 1960-1990
- Advances in Cryptology – EUROCRYPT 2013: 32nd Annual International Conference on the Theory and Applications of Cryptographic Techniques, Athens, Greece, May 26-30, 2013. Proceedings
- Recent Progress in Operator Theory: International Workshop on Operator Theory and Applications, IWOTA 95, in Regensburg, July 31–August 4,1995
Additional info for Clash or Cooperation of Civilizations? (The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series)
33 In Morocco, secular and Islamist civil society organizations cooperated in order to make the government more accountable on issues such as the protection of human rights for political prisoners and freedom of the press (Cavatorta 2006). In E gypt, the “Islamists are part of the pro-democracy Kifaya coalition” (Pratt 2007, 134), which includes a number of secular, liberal and leftist associations and personalities. In addition, E gypt has a history of co-operation between the Muslim Brotherhood and some leftist parties (Pratt 2007).
K. (2004), “E xplaining the Clash and A ccommodation of Interests of Major A ctors in the Creation of the A frican Union”, African Affairs, 103, pp. 249–67. dk/research/2012439>. This page has been left blank intentionally Chapter 2 A Clash of Civilizations inside the MENA Countries? Islamist versus S ecular Civil S ociety and the F ailure of Pro-democracy Policies F rancesco Cavatorta Introduction In a seminal article from 2003, Kupchan convincingly argued that “A merica today arguably has greater ability to shape the future of world politics than any other power in history” (Kupchan 2003, 205).
The E uropean N eighbourhood Policy) would resolve the glaring contradictions between goals and tactics that characterize such institutional arrangements. Both strategies, either by error or by design, neglect a number of important domestic factors that explain not only why they fail to generate sufficient momentum for genuine processes of transition to democracy, but are actually detrimental to their occurrence. T his paper focuses its attention on the promotion of civil society activism on the part of external actors in an effort not only to provoke change, but also with the objective of demonstrating that there is no A Clash of Civilizations inside the MENA Countries?