Die Entwicklung des Islams – Nach den Prognosen von Hamed by Christoph Staufenbiel

By Christoph Staufenbiel

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2011 im Fachbereich Politik - Internationale Politik - Allgemeines und Theorien, word: 1,0, Universität Potsdam, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: 1 Einleitung

Die Modularbeit mit dem Titel: „Die Entwicklung des Islams – Nach den Prognosen von Hamed Abdel-Samad und Samuel P. Huntington“ setzt sich mit den unterschiedlichen Zukunftsprognosen hinsichtlich der Entwicklung der islamischen Welt und den daraus resultierenden Folgen auseinander und setzt diese unterschiedlichen Entwicklungen zu der westlichen Welt in Beziehung.
Angesichts der aktuellen Ereignisse in Ägypten und Libyen ist die Thematik hoch aktuell und den jüngsten Ereignissen zu urteilen sehr brisant.

Das Ziel dieser Modularbeit ist es daher, zwei unterschiedliche Positionen aufzuzeigen, um auf der einen Seite die Komplexität des Themas zu verdeutlichen und auf der anderen Seite der Komplexität Systematik zu verschaffen, um dem Leser die Möglichkeit zu geben, das Thema aus einer objektiven Perspektive zu beleuchten.
Die Prognosen von Hamed Abdel-Samad und Samuel P. Huntington zeigen unterschiedliche Tendenzen der Entwicklung und werden bewusst nicht miteinander verglichen, da dem Leser die probability ermöglicht werden soll eigene Fragestellungen zu formulieren, um diese als Impulse weiterzuentwickeln.

Daher strukturiert sich die Modularbeit in zwei große Hauptteile, wobei im ersten Teil zuerst die Prognose von Hamed Abdel-Samad und im zweiten Teil die Prognose von Samuel P. Huntington vorgestellt wird. Anschließend folgt ein zusammenfassendes Fazit mit weiterführenden Überlegungen zu dem Thema und dem Versuch eines Zukunftsausblicks hinsichtlich der aktuellen Ereignisse in der westlichen Welt vor dem Hintergrund der beiden Prognosen.
Zu der Wahl der Literatur ist zu sagen, dass der Verfasser sich überwiegend auf die Literatur von Hamed Abdel-Samad und Samuel P. Huntington gestützt hat sowie Internetquellen benutzt hat und weiterführende Literatur.

Zuletzt möchte der Verfasser anmerken, dass sie es als einen wichtigen Punkt erachtet einen biographischen Abriss von Hamed Abdel-Samad und Samuel P. Huntington in die Modularbeit einfließen zu lassen, um deren Positionen anhand des persönlichen Hintergrunds zu begründen. Der Zweck ist es deren Positionen für den Leser greifbarer zu machen und eine besseres Verständnis dafür zu bekommen, warum die Autoren diese Positionen einnehmen..........

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International Relations: The Key Concepts (Routledge Key by Steven C. Roach,Martin Griffiths,Terry O'Callaghan

By Steven C. Roach,Martin Griffiths,Terry O'Callaghan

‘To test this type of tricky job calls for ambition, self assurance and ability. All 3 characteristics are obtrusive during this notable reference e-book. It merits a well-liked position in all diplomacy libraries’.

Dr Scott Burchill, In Australian magazine of Political technological know-how, 43:4, 747 — 766.


Now in its 3rd version, International family members: the most important Concepts, is still a massive source for a person drawn to overseas politics. complete and correct, it's been totally revised to mirror an important topics and matters in diplomacy within the post-9/11 period. that includes new entries on:

• The Arab Spring

• accountability to Protect

• Governmentality

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• worldwide monetary Crisis

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Mongolia and the United States: A Diplomatic History by Jonathan S. Addleton

By Jonathan S. Addleton

Mongolia and the us presents a pioneering firsthand examine the striking development in ties among nations separated through mammoth distances that but proportion a starting to be checklist of pursuits and values.

While preserving optimistic ties with its robust acquaintances, China and Russia, Mongolia has sought “third acquaintances” to aid supply stability. For its half, the USA answered via helping Mongolia as an rising democracy whereas strengthening improvement and advertisement relatives. People-to-people ties have additionally improved, as has a safety partnership that helps Mongolia’s emergence as a supplier of army peacekeepers in Afghanistan, Kosovo, Darfur, and in different places. A magnet for international funding, Mongolia is without doubt one of the world’s fastest-growing economies. by contrast backdrop, partnerships built among the us and Mongolia in view that 1987 replicate the range of how during which diplomatic engagement will help set the degree for extra dramatic and far-reaching changes.

The writer, Jonathan S. Addleton, participated in a couple of those advancements, first as USAID state director (2001–04) and later as US ambassador (2009–12). The narrative offers own insights and is predicated on fabric that will rather be unavailable.

Jonathan S. Addleton served as a US overseas carrier officer in Mongolia two times, first as USAID venture director (2001–04) after which as ambassador (2009–12). different assignments comprise improvement counselor on the US challenge to the ecu Union in Brussels; USAID project director in Pakistan and Cambodia; and USAID application officer in Jordan, Kazakhstan, South Africa, and Yemen. He has written a couple of articles on Asia in addition to earlier books, Undermining the guts (Oxford collage Press, 1992) and a few some distance and far-off position (University of Georgia Press, 1997). In 2012, he used to be provided the Polar superstar, Mongolia’s optimum civilian honor for overseas electorate, for his position in strengthening ties among the U.S. and Mongolia.

“Long prior to they'd diplomatic kinfolk, Mongolia and the USA encouraged each other in strange and unrecognized methods. Now Jonathan Addleton’s inside of examine the diplomatic family among the 2 international locations contains classes for somebody wishing to profit from the prior as a consultant to destiny kinfolk among the nice powers of Asia and America.”
—Jack Weatherford, writer of Genghis Khan and the Making of the fashionable World

“Ambassador Addleton admirably files modern Mongolian relatives, including early contacts within the 1860s and unique adventures within the 20th century. His well timed, hugely readable checklist of bilateral engagement when you consider that 1987 highlights the improvement of Mongolian democracy and the entwined pursuits of our countries.”
—Alphonse F. los angeles Porta, US Ambassador to Mongolia, 1997–2000

“Hearty because of Jonathan Addleton for this energetic and illuminating account of the US-Mongolian relationship’s speedy multidimensional improvement and significant contribution to the historic transformation of this distant and engaging country.”
—Richard Williams, First US Ambassador to Mongolia

“Mongolia and the USA is needs to interpreting for pro diplomats and enterprise humans getting ready to paintings in Ulaanbaatar. good prepared and authoritative, Ambassador Addleton’s booklet can be welcomed by way of libraries and educational researchers looking a piece that places all of the info on US-Mongolia kin in a single position. energetic descriptions of earlier historical past lead as much as informative remedies of up to date USAID measures to reform the Mongolian banking method, defense cooperation among our army institutions, and Peace Corps people-to-people relationships. A helpful contribution to the literature on a strategic Asian country.”
— Nicholas Platt, President Emeritus, Asia Society

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2014 Electricity Profiles by United Nations Department of Economic and Social

By United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs,United Nations Publications

The 2014 electrical energy Profiles ebook offers an total photo of the electrical energy region of over 2 hundred nations and components on an the world over related foundation, for the years 2009-2014. It screens precise details on construction, exchange and intake of electrical energy, on internet put in means and thermal strength plant inputs and potency appropriate to every of those international locations and components. this can be the 3rd factor of electrical energy Profiles as a stand-alone book, changing the former sequence of power Balances and electrical energy Profiles.

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Algorithmic Life: Calculative Devices in the Age of Big Data by Louise Amoore,Volha Piotukh

By Louise Amoore,Volha Piotukh

This booklet seriously explores types and methods of calculation that emerge with electronic computation, and their implications. The participants reveal that electronic calculative units subject past their particular services as they gradually form, remodel and govern all parts of our lifestyles. specifically, it addresses such questions as:

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  • How does the quest for ‘hidden’ connections and styles swap our realizing of social kin and associative life?

  • Do modern modes of calculation produce new thresholds of calculability and computability, taking into account the unbelievable or the simply attainable to be embraced and acted upon?

  • As modern techniques to governing doubtful futures search to count on destiny occasions, how are calculation and selection engaged anew?

Drawing jointly varied strands of state of the art study that's either theoretically refined and empirically wealthy, this e-book makes a major contribution to numerous components of scholarship, together with the rising social technology box of software program stories, and may be a necessary source for college students and students alike.

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The Northern Ireland Conflict: Consociational Engagements by John McGarry,Brendan O'Leary

By John McGarry,Brendan O'Leary

This publication collects a few of the significant essays by way of of the best specialists at the Northern eire clash. it really is unified through the thought of consociation, the most influential theories within the law of conflicts. The authors are severe exponents of the process, and several other chapters clarify its sights over replacement kinds of clash rules. The booklet explains why Northern Ireland's nationwide divisions have made the success of a consociational contract fairly tricky.

the problems raised within the ebook are the most important to a formal figuring out of Northern Ireland's earlier and destiny, which, the authors argue, is probably going to contain a few form of consociational democracy, even if the only agreed to on strong Friday 1998.

The matters addressed should not specific to Northern eire. they're suitable to a bunch of different divided territories, together with Cyprus, Kossovo, Macedonia, Sri Lanka, Nigeria , and Afghanistan. The ebook is for that reason very important studying not only for Northern eire experts yet for a person attracted to consociation and within the simply and sturdy law of nationwide and ethnic conflict.

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Multiple Paths to Knowledge in International Relations: by Zeev Maoz,Alex Mintz,Clifton T. Morgan,Glenn Palmer,Richard

By Zeev Maoz,Alex Mintz,Clifton T. Morgan,Glenn Palmer,Richard J. Stoll,D Scott Bennett,Jacob Bercovitch,Stuart Bremer,Christopher K. Frain,Joseph R. Gochal,D Marc Kilgour,Sarit Kraus,Jack S. Levy,T Clifton Morgan,Patrick M. Regan,Tara E. Santmire,Philip A.

a number of Paths to wisdom in diplomacy presents a uniquely beneficial view of present methods and findings in clash experiences. This quantity showcases paintings expert through 4 strong study instruments: rational selection conception and online game conception; simulation, experimentation, and synthetic intelligence; quantitative stories; and case reviews. every one examine procedure is brought and evaluated for its particular strength, together with either strengths and weaknesses. all through, the outstanding individuals basically clarify how they pick out, body, and move approximately answering questions. whereas increasing our wisdom of specific conflicts, from the Crimean battle to the Vietnam struggle to ongoing Palestinian-Israeli instability, a number of Paths additionally furthers our realizing of ways to behavior examine in overseas relations.

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This quantity deals an ancient and comparative evaluate of the literature, concept, practices and reviews of what has been variously labelled 'global' or 'transnational' civil society, which incorporates a huge variety of non-state actors, political, social and monetary. the quantity comprises an introductory essay that historicizes and problematizes the connection of society to kingdom and marketplace and contextualizes the items within the quantity, whereas finding the literature in dating to diplomacy, political technology and sociology.

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Brazil and the Soviet Challenge, 1917–1947 by Stanley E. Hilton

By Stanley E. Hilton

among 1918 and 1961, Brazil and the USSR maintained formal diplomatic ties for less than thirty-one months, on the finish of global battle II. but, regardless of the authentic distance, the USSR is the single exterior actor whose habit, genuine or imagined, encouraged the constitution of the Brazilian country within the 20th century. In Brazil and the Soviet problem, 1917–1947, Stanley Hilton presents the 1st research in any language of Brazilian coverage towards the Soviet Union in this period.
Drawing on American, British, and German diplomatic data and unheard of entry to legit and personal Brazilian documents, Hilton elucidates the relationship among the Brazilian elite’s conception of a communist probability and the production of the authoritarian Estado Novo (1937–1945), the forerunner of the post-1964 nationwide defense country. He exhibits how the 1935 communist insurrection, ready via Comintern brokers, used to be a pivotal occasion in Brazilian historical past, making prophets of conservative alarmists and producing impossible to resist strain for an authoritarian executive to comprise the Soviet risk. He info the Brazilian government’s mystery cooperation with the Gestapo through the Thirties and its concomitant efforts to forge an anti-Soviet entrance within the Southern Cone. And he uncovers an unexplored point of Brazil’s nationwide safeguard coverage, particularly, the try to construct counterintelligence services not just inside of Brazil but additionally in neighboring countries.
whereas the historical past of the Brazilian communist stream has been generally studied, this is often the 1st paintings to discover how photos of the Soviet Union and its guidelines prompted the Brazilian international coverage elite. it will be significant interpreting for all scholars of twentieth-century political history.

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By Patrick O'Meara,Howard & Carolee Mehlinger,Matthew Krain

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A blue ribbon number of significant articles and place papers at the inspiration of globalization. through bringing jointly a couple of significant thinkers and assorted views, this ebook offers a extensive creation to the subject and lays the foundation for an interdisciplinary collaborative discussion. participants contain Kofi Annan, Benjamin Barber, Francis Fukuyama, Samuel Huntington, Robert Kaplan, Paul Kennedy, Walter Lacqueur, invoice McKibben, Lester Thurow, and Jeffrey Sachs.

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