2021 Conference Paper Presentations

Below is a list of papers that will be presented at the Fourteenth Annual ASMEA Conference. This is not a complete list and papers will be added weekly.


China-GCC New Energy Cooperation in the New Era
(Dr. Xuming Qian, Shanghai International Studies University)

Democratic Culture and Support for Tunisian Democracy: A Cluster Analysis
(Dr. Hannah Ridge, University of Chicago)

Escaping Atonement in Sunni Islam: Death by Jihad for Deliverance
(Dr. Christine Rinehart, University of South Carolina)

Explaining the Outcomes of the Arab Spring
(Prof. Benny Miller, University of Haifa)

Hastings Kamuzu Banda of Malawi: Post-Presidency Experiences, 1994-1997
(Dr. Paul Chiudza Banda, Tarleton State University)

Heroes of Iran: The Palestinian Islamic Jihad
(Dr. Shaul Bartal, Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies, Bar-Ilan University)

Hidden in Plain Sight: Interest Group Lobbying under Nigeria’s Military and Civilian Regimes
(Mr. Oliver McPherson-Smith, University of Oxford)

Is Iran truly capable of gathering the Shia Community under its Mantle?
(Mr. Eduardo Salgado, El Colegio de Mexico)

Normalization with Israel: An Analysis of Social Networks Discourse Within Gulf States
(Dr. Gadi Hitman, Ariel University)

Ontological Security Theory and the echoes of former empires: mnemonic mining in Turkey and Russia
(Dr. Stavros Drakoularakos, University of the Peloponnese)

Red Shi'ism
(Mr. Steven Kitchell, Independent Scholar)

The Cipher of the Arab Revolt
(Prof. Eliezer Tauber, Bar-Ilan University)

The Fatah-Hamas Rift: An Analysis of Failed Negotiations
(Dr. Gadi Hitman, Ariel University)

The Sermons of Al Aqsa Mosque
(Prof. Joseph Spoerl, Saint Anselm College)

The Struggle for the Middle East - the United States and Russia in the Shadow of the "Arab Spring Revolutions"
(Prof. Eyal Zisser, Tel Aviv University)