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Thinking ahead : Shi'ite Islam in Iraq and its seminaries (hawzah 'ilmiyyah)
In this "position paper", the author tries to develop his thoughts with regard to the future role of Shi'ite Islam and the Shi'ite seminaries (hawzah 'ilmiyyah) in Iraq, looking beyond the country's present occupation by ...
Between greater Iran and Shi'ite crescent : some thoughts on the nature of Iran's ambitions in the Middle East
In this "position paper", the author presents his views on the "essential nature" of what ought to be considered a comeback of Iran as the dominating power in the Gulf region. This comeback appears to manifest itself most ...
To nuke or not to nuke?: a plea for reason in the psychologies of the "Iraq-Iran issue"
Reports of "imminent US preventive nuclear strikes" against Iran have recently appeared more frequently in the media. The future will show whether the "proliferation" of such news is driven by some sort of "US-psychological ...