4 edition of Political adaptation in Saʻudi Arabia found in the catalog.
|Statement||Summer Scott Huyette.|
|Series||Westview special studies on the Middle East|
|LC Classifications||JQ1825.S33 H89 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 201 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||201|
|LC Control Number||84052867|
The history of Saudi Arabia in its current form as a state began with its foundation in , although the history of the region extends as far as 20, years ago. The region has had a global impact twice in world history. In the 7th century it became the cradle of Islam and the capital of the Islamic Rashidun Caliphate.  From the midth century the discovery of vast oil. The Political System of Saudi Arabia it has an increasing number of opponents or competing viewpoints. Such a search, we wish, would be an optimistic one and not a pessimistic one that prejudges the Islamic civilization as one of aggression and evil, as portrayed by Samuel Huntington in his book The Clash of Civilizations.
Exploring the management of ‘truth’ in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, this book aims to investigate the ways in which the official ‘truth’ is constructed and institutionalised in the country. The Politics of Truth Management in Saudi Arabia argues that there are two interrelated notions which articulate the ways in which ‘truth’ is conceptualised in s: 1. The executed political protesters Mohammad Faisal al-Shioukh was 19 when Saudi authorities arrested him in February He was one of seven protesters sentenced to .
Few books on Saudi Arabia deal with primary sources in examining internal Saudi dissent. In contrast, Saudi Arabia and the Politics of Dissent relies on field work and the analysis of more than one hundred taped sermons by Saudi Islamic activists, examining their . Climate change is now upon us. While mitigation is essential to reduce the future severity of climate change, it will take time and some effects will inevitably continue for centuries. Consequently, more attention is now being directed to adaptation as a means of reducing losses. As the importance of adaptation becomes more apparent, there is need for wider appreciation and understanding of.
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Political adaptation in Saʻudi Arabia. Boulder: Westview Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Summer Scott Huyette. Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: Based on the author's thesis. Boulder, CO.: Westview Press, Scholarly text examines the evolution of the Sa'udi government from toa period of major social and political transformation, and the ways in which a traditional elite, the Al Sa'ud, has managed to su Book Edition: First Edition.
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Using information gathered from extensive interviews with a plethora of officials, this book aims to analyze Saudi domestic reforms. It addresses the significant deficiency of information on such diverse matters as the judiciary and ongoing national dialogues, but also provides an alternative understanding of what motivates Saudi policy makers.
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