The Centre for Islamic and Middle East Studies is an interdisciplinary research centre that aims to promote understanding of key developments within the Middle East and the Islamic world through a range of academic approaches.
Democracy, political Islam and violence. How do these aspects relate to the realities of everyday life in the post-revolutionary Arab world?
GreenMENA studies the human and social factors in energy transition in the Middle East and North Africa. Which factors influence ordinary people’s perceptions of, and support for, a green shift in the MENA region?
The goal of the repository is to provide controlled access to source material in response to the growing scholarly interest in jihadism and militant islamism. The project is a collaboration between the University of Oslo and the Norwegian Defence Research Establishment (FFI).
The role of kinship groups in the sociopolitical organization of insurgent proto-states.
- The Politics of Written Language in the Arab World - Writing Change Sep. 5, 2017 10:28 AM
- ᵓUṣṣit il-Gumguma or 'The Story of the Skull' Aug. 24, 2017 2:54 PM
- Turkey’s Risky Adventure in Afrin Feb. 15, 2018 5:17 PM
- (Video Podcast): Art and Political Struggle in Tunisia Nov. 25, 2017 11:25 PM