Posts Tagged ‘arab spring’

Summer of 2013: A Focus on Egypt and Turkey

Posted on September 12th, 2013 by Abbasi Staff

October 21, 6:30 pm-8:00 pm, Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center (616 Serra Street, map) Please join us for a panel discussion on the popular protests and recent political developments in the Middle East Summer of 2013: A Focus on Egypt and Turkey Amr Adly (CDDRL Program on Arab Reform and Democracy, Stanford), “Egypt after June 30th: Between Abortive and […]

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Ziya Onis: The Political Economy of the AKP Era

Posted on September 6th, 2012 by Abbasi Staff

Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 5:30 pm, Pigott Hall, Room 113 (450 Serra Mall, map) Stanford- Koç Lecture Series Ziya Öniş (Koç University), “The Triumph of Conservative Globalism: The Political Economy of the AKP Era” Abstract: The Adalet ve Kalkınma Partisi (AKP), following its third successive electoral victory appears to be far more entrenched than its […]

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Ziya Onis: Turkey and the Arab Spring

Posted on September 6th, 2012 by Abbasi Staff

Thursday, November 15, 2012, 3:30 pm, Encina Hall East, Goldman Conference Room (616 Serra Street, map) Stanford- Koç Lecture Series Ziya Öniş (Koç University), “Turkey and the Arab Spring: Between Ethics and Self-Interest” Abstract: Turkey redefined its geographical security environment over the last decade by deepening its engagement with neighboring regions, especially with the Middle […]

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Saskia Sassen: “Expulsions”

Posted on March 12th, 2012 by Abbasi Staff

May 2, 4:30 pm, Encina Hall Central, CISAC Conference Room (616 Serra Street) Saskia Sassen (Columbia University), “Expulsions: Inequality’s Fifth Circle” Respondent: David Palumbo-Liu (Stanford University) Abstract: In the last two decades there has been a sharp growth in the numbers of people that have been “expelled,” numbers far larger than the newly “incorporated” middle classes […]

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Dru Gladney: A Jasmine Spring in Beijing?

Posted on October 25th, 2011 by Burçak Keskin-Kozat

November 8, 2011, 4:15 pm- 5:30 pm, Encina Hall, Philippines Conference Room (616 Serra Street, 3rd Floor) CEAS Colloquium Series: Dru Gladney, A Jasmine Spring in Beijing? The Middle East and China This talk examines the role of the internet in shaping and expanding the recent events in the Middle East and their relevance for […]

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