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CAIS Bulletin Vol 22 No 2 (2015)

Feature articles include:

Jacky Sutton: Iraq's political leaders are being made to feel the heat

Aly Zaman: Pakistan-India relations

Ian Parmeter: Russia's Intervention in Syria

Maria Syed: The oil kingdom's gambit

 

CAIS Bulletin Vol 22 No 1 (2015)

Feature articles include:

Toby Matthiesen: The Sunni-Shia Divide in the Middle East

M. Murat Yurtbilir: Alphabet Reform and the Purification of Language in Turkey

Elisabeth Yarbakhsh: Pride, Nationalism and the Iran Nuclear Deal

 

 


CAIS Bulletin Vol 21 No 2 (2014)

Feature articles include:

Gareth Evans: Book Launch - 'Zone of Crisis'

Bob Bowker: Australia, Iraq, and the Islamic State

Matthew Gray: Saudi Arabia

 

 

CAIS Bulletin Vol 21 No 1 (2014)

Feature articles include:

Minerva Nasser-Eddine: Australia's Silence on Syria

Jessie Moritz: The Bahraini Uprising

Jacky Sutton: Watershed elections in Iraq and Afghanistan

Omid Behbahani: An Introduction to Manichaeism

 

CAIS Bulletin Vol 20 No 2 (2013)

Feature articles include:

Richard Falk: Israel-Palestine Negotiations: Why now?

Matthew Gray: Qatar: The Rising Emirate

Hilal Elver: Headscarf Controversy

 

 

CAIS Bulletin Vol 20 No 1 (2013)

Feature articles include:

Terje Rød-Larsen: The Middle East in Turmoil: Challenges
and opportunities

Scott Poynting: Global Islamophobia

Aminat Chokobaeva: Urkun - A Soviet Legacy

 

 

CAIS Bulletin Vol 19 No 2 (2012)

Feature articles include:

Gareth Evans: 'Modern Afghanistan'
Amin Saikal: Fair Deal on Foreign Policy
Heather Yeates: Asma and the Assad Regime
Shuhrat Baratov: Power Politics in Central Asia
Tome Vangelovski: Religious Unrest in Macedonia

 

 

 

CAIS Bulletin Vol 19 No 1 (2012)

Feature articles include:

Karima Laachir: Managed Reforms and Deferred Democratic Rule in Morocco and Algeria

Emma C. Murphy: The Tunisian Elections of October 2011

Madeleine Reeves: The Politics of Multilingualism in Kyrgyzstan

 

 

 

CAIS Bulletin Vol 18 No 2 (2011)

Feature articles include:

Ambassador Karl Eikenberry: Assessing Counter-Insurgency and State Building Efforts in Afghanistan

Dr Reuel Hanks: Olin Meros and the Territorialisation of Memory in Uzbek National Identity

Dr Victoria Mason: The Missing 'Piece' of the 'Peace': Palestinian Human Security Issues

 

 

 

CAIS Bulletin Vol 18 No 1 (2011) (PDF 1.9MB)

Feature articles include:

Australian MPs speak on Palestine

Professor Robinson: Islam & Film

Dr Matthew Gray: Understanding the Opaque Saudi Kingdom

France Meyer: Arab Novels - Pointers to the Future

Lee Schrader: The Middle East Peace Process

 


CAIS Bulletin Vol 17 No 2 (2010) (PDF 22.48KB)

Feature articles include:

Professor James Piscatori, Democracy Promotion in an Authoritarian Zone
Professor Jack Miles, Qur'an Building, the 'Ground Zero Mosque', and Right-Wing Tactics in US Politics
Dr Seyed Torabi, The Enchantment of Persian Language
Mr Faisal Kasmani, Global Media Reporting on Islam

 

 


CAIS Bulletin Vol 17 No 1 (2010) (PDF 5.28MB)

Feature articles include:

Dr Kirill Nourzhanov, Clan Politics in Kyrgystan - A Continuing Crisis

Mr Justin Leach, Sudan's Election's: A last milestone on the road to referendum?

 


CAIS Bulletin Vol 16, No 2 (2009) (PDF 6.03MB)

Feature articles include:

HRH Prince Turki Al-Faisal, The Middle East Today
Dr Robert Bowker, Egypt and the Politics of Change in the Arab Middle East
Mr John Hannoush, Na'im Khoury: A Living Culture

 

CAIS Bulletin Vol 16, No 1 (2009) (PDF 2.31MB)

Feature articles include:

Dr Seyed Mohammad Khatami, Dialogue, Justice and Peace
Mr Jerry Nockles, A Palestinian Peace Dividend
Ms Anne- Sophie Gintzburger, Islamic Finance and Banking

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 15, Number 2 (2008) (PDF 5.78MB)

Feature Articles include:

Afghanistan: A Stocktake
Dr Rizwan Hussain, Pakistan and Afghanistan
Ms Penelope Kinch, The Bush Legacy and the Future of American Policy Toward Iran

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 15, Number 1 (2008) (PDF 2.31MB)

Feature Articles include:

Prof Amin Saikal, Re-building a Strong State Amidst a Strong Society
Dr Kirill Nourzhanov, Security Alliance-making in Central Asia
Mr Christian Bleuer, China’s Entry into Central Asia’s Southern Tier 
Ms Angela Cox, Israel’s Response to the ‘Demographic Threat’

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 14, Number 2 (2007) (PDF 6.85MB)

Feature articles include:

Dr Hossein Moghaddam, Iran-US Standoff
Dr Matthew Gray, The 6 September Israeli strike on Syria
 

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 14, Number 1 (2007) (PDF 1.11MB)

Feature articles include:

Professor James Piscatori, Iraq and the Future of Political Islam
Mr Hamish McGregor, Iranian Politics Ahmadinejad Style
 
 

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 13, Number 2 (2006) (PDF 2.33MB)

Feature articles include:

Professor Stuart Harris, China and the Middle East.
Mr Daoud Yaqab, Afghanistan: Win, Lose or Draw?
Panel Discussions on Afghanistan and Australia and the Middle East.
 

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 13, Number 1 (2006) (PDF 3.13MB)

Feature articles include:

Mr Richard Scriverner, The Iranian Nuclear Standoff: Breaking the Cycle.
Ms Victoria Kelly-Clark, China's Growing Influence in Central Asia.

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 12, Number 2 (2005) (PDF 4.33MB)

Feature articles include:

Dr Kirill Nourzhanov, Russian-Afghanistan Relations after the Taliban
Dr Mehdi Ilhan, The Ottoman System of Ruling Minorities
  

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 12, Number 1 (2005) (PDF 2.75MB)

Feature articles include:

Dr Kirill Nourzhanov, The Downfall of Akaev
Ms Sarah Phillips, Divided Political Dynamics and Reform in Yemen
Dr Douglas Sturkey, Israel and Palestine - Sovereign and Viable Neighbours?
Mr Shayeq Qassem, What to make of anti-US Protests in Afghanistan

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 11, Number 2 (2004) (PDF 1.42MB)

Feature articles include:

Prof William Maley, Observing Afghanistan's Presidential Elections
Dr Matthew Gray, Caution and Continuity in Bashar's Syria
Mr Barry Naughten, Increasing Long-Term Oil Dependence
 

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 11, No 1 (2004) (PDF 1.42MB)

Feature Articles include:

Dr Rober Bowker, Israeli Withdrawal from Gaza: Political and Other Challenges
Dr Seyed Mohammad Torabi, Zoroastrianism and Islam in Iran
Dr M Mehdi Ilhan, The Conquest of Istanbul: A Turning Point

 

 

CAIS Bulletin Volume 10, Number 2 (2003) (PDF 1.11MB)

Feature Articles include:

Dr Kirill Nourzhanov, Bases Galore: Recent Developments in Kyrgyzstan's Security Policy
Mr Enayatollah Yazdani, Political Reform in the Central Asian Republics

 

 

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