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“Jordan First”: Jordan's Inter-Arab Relations and Foreign Policy under King Abdullah II

ASU Author/Contributor (non-ASU co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Curtis R. Ryan Ph.D., Associate Professor (Creator)
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Appalachian State University (ASU )
Web Site: http://www.library.appstate.edu/

Abstract: Examines the Jordanian foreign policy under King Abdullah II particularly within inter-Arab and Middle East politics, as the regime has attempted to maneuver between domestic and regional challenges. Relation of Jordan with Syria and Iraq; Information on the Jordan's stabilized inter-Arab and regional relations against the context of renewed crises in the region, as the kingdom has been wedged between violence to the west, between Israelis and Palestinians; Discussion of the domestic implications of Jordan's regional position and its foreign policy choices.

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Ryan, Curtis R. (2004) “Jordan first”: Jordan's inter-Arab relations and foreign policy under King Abdullah II. Arab Studies Quarterly 26:3 (Summer 2004), p. 43-62. Published by the Institute of Arab Studies. (ISSN: 0271-3519)
Language: English
Date: 2004