Decolonization and the global alliance in the Arab Maghrib

the case of Spanish Sahara by Lewis B. Ware

Publisher: Directorate of Documentary Research, Air University Institute for Professional Development in Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala

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StatementLewis B. Ware.
SeriesAir University documentary research study ;, AU-204-75-IPD
ContributionsAir University (U.S.). Institute for Professional Development. Directorate of Documentary Research.
LC ClassificationsDT346.S7 W37 1975a
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 53 p. :
Number of Pages53
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Open LibraryOL3141596M
LC Control Number82602319

decolonization as moment and process 3 historical phenomenon itself, and they cannot simply be de-fined away. From a global perspective, decolonization has its “hot” and most decisive phase in the middle of the twentieth century during the three decades following the Second World War. The core period of decolonization, however, needs to. Gamal Abdel Nasser, president of Egypt (–70) and champion of Arab nationalism, Arab Socialism, and anti-imperialism in the era of global decolonization, died fifty years ago today. Nasser was the first indigenous ruler of Egypt since Cleopatra. He believed that he spoke for — and viscerally understood — the interests of its people.   My book allowed me to overcome this gaping divide by integrating Morocco’s liberation struggle into the trajectory of post Arab and world politics. The research process was quite rewarding and took me to places as far apart as Upstate New York and a . On October 15th in NYC, decolonizing Wealth was launched as a celebration of art, culture, MUSIC, and indigenous wisdom. Every moment was magical - if you missed .

The American Historical Association awarded it the Bentley Prize for the year’s outstanding work in global or world-scale history, and it also received honorable mention for both the African Studies Association's Herskovits Prize and the American Institute of Maghrib Studies' Brown Prize for the year’s best book concerning those regions. This book charts the decolonization of Asia, Africa and the Caribbean from to the present day, analyzing the ways in which countries separated themselves from the control of the European Powers. The author provides a concise historiographical survey of decolonization, placing the last days of the empire in the context of long-term Reviews: 1. Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles and Book Chapters “The Politics of Neutrality: Cimade, Humanitarianism, and State Power in Modern France,” Humanity: An International Journal of Human Rights, Humanitarianism, and Development 9, 2 (Summer ): “The Impact of North African Decolonization on the Church in Europe,” in Europe Seen from. The decolonisation of Africa took place in the mid-to-late s to , with sudden and radical regime changes on the continent as colonial governments made the transition to independent states; this was often quite unorganized and marred with violence and political was widespread unrest, with organized revolts in both northern and sub-Saharan colonies including the Algerian.

A heterogeneous alliance of both leftist politicians and Catholic intellectuals helped them bring the case of Morocco to public attention in the wake of a massacre committed by French troops in Casablanca in December The nationalists also lobbied the UN General Assembly, which met in Paris in and , but without great success. “The Global Erotics of the French Sexual Revolution: Politics and “Arab Men” in Post-Decolonization France, ,” in eds. Jadwiga Pieper-Mooney and Tamara Chaplin, The Global Sixties: Conventions, Contests, and Countercultures (New York: Routledge, ). NB: This is a revised and expanded version of. “An Example for Other Small Nations to Follow”: John y, Ireland and Decolonization, David P. Kilroy 6. Global Media, Emotions, and the 'Kennedy Narrative': John F. Kennedy as Seen from the 'Global South', Sönke Kunkel 7. From Hope to Disillusionment: Moroccan Perceptions of the Kennedy Presidency, David Stenner 8.

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[Book review] Yoav Di-Capua, No Exit: Arab Existentialism, Jean-Paul Sartre & o: The University of Chicago Press, pages.$ Reviewed by Harald Viersen Published as a monograph, Yoav Di Capua’s study of the stormy rise and abrupt demise of Arab existentialism really tells two different stories.

His book is, in the first place, a chronicle of. With the publication in France of his new book Decolonization and the Decolonized inmade a political alliance with Christian fundamentalists, voice in the Arab-Muslim world, Author: Joseph Galbo.

Decolonization brings together the most cutting-edge thinking by major historians of decolonization, including previously unpublished essays and writings by leaders of decolonizing countries including Ho Chi-Minh and Jawaharlal Nehru. The chapters in this volume present a move away from Western analysis of decolonizaton and instead move towards the angle of vision of the Cited by:   By Naghmeh Sohrabi.

Yoav Di-Capua’s No Exit: Arab Existentialism, Jean Paul Sartre, and Decolonization reads like a thriller in many senses of the word. Ostensibly about the “rendezvous between Arab intellectuals, Jean-Paul Sartre, his French circle, and existentialism,” the book is the thrilling story of a moment in time we now call the decolonization period when “the emancipating.

Download Citation | Decolonization, the global South, and the Cold War, | Inmost of Asia, Africa, the Caribbean, and the Middle East were ruled directly or indirectly by the Euro. To what extent did decolonization alter the power hierarchy in the international system. "The Cold War was fought in the Third World.' Discuss.

Israel was a former British colony known as Palestine Created in with the support of Both US and USSR Israel + USA vs Arab. Epistemic decolonization, or de-coloniality, becomes the horizon to imagine and act toward global futures in which the notion of a political enemy is replaced by intercultural communication and towards an-other rationality that puts life first and that places institutions at its service, rather than the other way around.

The pagination of the published book will not match the typescript. [6] In addition to Westad's Global Cold War Westad, Odd Arne, ed. The Global Cold War: Third World Interventions and the Making of Our Times, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press., [Google Scholar], see Gleijeses, Conflicting Missions Gleijeses, Piero.

Decolonization Books Showing of The Wretched of the Earth (Paperback) by. Frantz Fanon (shelved 23 times as decolonization) avg rating — 17, ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read Global Futures, Decolonial Options (Paperback) by.

What was one of the global effects of the Yom Kippur War. OPEC began an oil embargo of the United States. Arab forces gained new territory for Egypt. Arab countries refused to recognize Israel as a state. Egypt gave the Sinai Peninsula to Israel. The.

Decolonization of North Africa by France French North Africa covered three territories: the Protectorates of Morocco in the west and Tunisia in the East, with Algeria in the centre.

Algeria was considered by France to be an extension of its national territory and only obtained its independence after a long, drawn-out conflict which lasted 8 years.

The end of World War II heralded a new global order. Decolonization swept the world and the United Nations, founded incame to embody the hopes of the world's colonized people as an instrument of freedom. North Africa became a particularly contested region.

The Global South was far from passive in its reception and reworking of imperial or neo-imperial programs, and regional responses to the Cold War were shaped by local dilemmas. The Lebanese thinker and politician Charles Malik, argues Andrew Arsan, creatively managed to "refashion and manipulate the discursive and material forces of the Cold.

Additional books from the extended shelves: Ware, Lewis B.: Decolonization and the global alliance in the Arab Maghrib: the case of Spanish Sahara / (Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala.: Directorate of Documentary Research, Air University Institute for Professional Development, ), also by Air University (U.S.).

Institute for Professional. work on decolonization) to link these changes with global economic, rather than local African/colonial, processes The issues of colonialism, decolonization and glo-balization have been illuminated, if not always expli-citly addressed, in recent literature more concerned with.

Sino-Soviet Relations, Decolonization, and the Global Cold War AUSTIN JERSILD Jeremy Friedman, Shadow Cold War:!e Sino-Soviet Competition for the!ird World. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, ISBN $ Leslie James and Elisabeth Leake, eds., Decolonization and the Cold War: Negotiating.

Laqueur, Walter and Barry Rubin, The Israel-Arab Reader (7 th ed.), New York, NY: Penguin Books, In print for forty years, The Israel-Arab Reader is a thorough and up-to-date guide to the continuing crisis in the Middle East.

It covers the full spectrum of the Israel-Arab conflict, including a new chapter recounting the Gaza withdrawal. One of the most pernicious consequences of colonialism was what K. Bhattacharya described as the ‘enslavement of minds’. It produced a feeling of inferiority, an erasure of memory and cultures, an alien conceptual vocabulary and a hegemonic perspective from which to view the world.

This article describes these consequences in some detail to demonstrate the huge conceptual challenges. Decolonization, process by which colonies become independent of the colonizing nization was gradual and peaceful for some British colonies largely settled by expatriates but violent for others, where native rebellions were energized by World War II, European countries generally lacked the wealth and political support necessary to suppress faraway revolts; they.

Byrne fruitfully discusses Algeria’s role regarding decolonization, the third world political project, non-alignment, the Afro-Asian, pan-African, pan-Arab and Maghrib unity movements, and thereby weaves a fascinating and detailed account of Algeria’s revolution and its aftermath in a globalized context.

Decolonization (American English) or decolonisation (British English) is the undoing of colonialism, the latter being the process whereby a nation establishes and maintains its domination on overseas concept particularly applies to the dismantlement, during the second half of the 20th century, of the colonial empires established prior to World War I throughout the world.

‘A book that truly demonstrates the global impacts of decolonization, Europe after Empire blends comparative and transnational analyses to illustrate how Western European societies were reimagined and remade as imperial bonds were broken.

The breadth of coverage is immense, the insights are invaluable.’ Martin Thomas - University of Exeter. This essay is part of a dossier on The Maghreb after Orientalism. by Olivia C. Harrison “Se décoloniser, c’est cette chance de la pensée.” (Decolonization is this chance of thought.) Abdelkebir Khatibi, “Pensée-autre”[1] al-maghrib Unlike North Africa, the expression most commonly used in English to refer to the westernmost part of the Arabic-speaking world, al-maghrib.

represented an alliance of the European colonial powers with the United States that influenced the process of decolonization after As a consequence NATO, as one of the major alliance systems in the cold war, became a vehicle for the expansion of America's “informal empire” on the global stage and symbolized the Western Alliance's.

This book tells the story of Christians in Algeria who undertook a mission to 'decolonize the Church' and ensure the future of Christianity in postcolonial Algeria.

But it also recovers the personal aspects of decolonization, as many of these Christians were arrested and tortured by the French for their support of Algerian independence. When the United Nations was founded insome million people, nearly a third of the world's population, lived in Territories that were dependent on colonial Powers.

Today, fewer than 2. The article reveals the process by which shifting debt and credit relationships amplified imperial engagement and reconfigured global and local relationships of power at a crucial moment in the British Empire’s history in South Asia.

The final article in the February issue shifts attention to decolonization in 20th-century East Africa. What was the Impact on Britain and its Interests of the Decolonisation of the British Empire in.

At the end of the Second World War Britain’s armed forces were larger than ever and were spread over an immense sweep of territory, and her prestige as one of the three leading victorious countries was very high (Lloyd ).

Whatever elation Britain may have felt following the Allies. The end of empire in Africa was not a single moment separating independence from colonial rule, but a prolonged time of uncertainty extending from the immediate aftermath of World War II through ’s end of white rule in South Africa.

Colonial empire was a moving target, adjusting to new situations and pressures. African political activists were not limited to creating independent states. Book Description. Informal Alliance is the first archive-based history of the secretive Bilderberg Group, the high-level transatlantic elite network founded at the height of the Cold War.

Making extensive use of the recently opened Bilderberg Group archives as well as a wide range of private and official collections, it shows the significance of informal diplomacy in a fast-changing world of.

In the global history of human rights in the twentieth century, decolonization is one of the most interesting fields to study. The independence of practically all of Africa’s and Asia’s nations, gained in the almost miraculously short span of the two decades after the Second World War, was one of th.Arguably this book’s best feature is its accessible narrative and rich illustrations that appeal to the modern student reader.

At the Global Turn: World History Present: uses an interdisciplinary approach that merges international history with cultural, technological and ecological optics.For a study of how the UN moved beyond serving as a mere platform for anticolonialism and became an active agent in the process of decolonization itself, see Eva-Maria Muschik, “Managing the World: The United Nations, Decolonization, and the Strange Triumph of State Sovereignty in the s and s,” Journal of Global Hist no.