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建議:6 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...
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初級

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完成時間大約為14 小時

建議:6 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...
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英語(English)

字幕:英語(English), 阿拉伯語(Arabic), 西班牙語(Spanish)...

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完成時間為 3 小時

Instability and Institutional Failure

In this section, you will become acquainted with some of the mistakes that were made in the decades prior to the outbreak of the recent Arab rebellions. These shortcomings have led to stunted and underperforming political systems, much at variance with developments elsewhere....
Reading
4 個視頻(共 38 分鐘), 1 個閱讀材料, 4 個測驗
Video4 個視頻
1b. The Arab Exception: Critical Reason and Responsibility8分鐘
1c. Relativism and Reality: The Price of Inadaption12分鐘
1d. Physical Elections and Necessary Comparisons7分鐘
Reading1 個閱讀材料
Readings for module 1分鐘
Quiz4 個練習
Broken Societies and an Aborted Awakening16分鐘
The Arab Exception: Critical Reason and Responsibility16分鐘
Relativism and Reality: The Price of Inadaption16分鐘
Physical Elections and Necessary Comparisons16分鐘
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完成時間為 3 小時

Governance

At the heart of most of the enduring problems plaguing the Arab world is the availability of essentially free income flowing to the governments of the region. These ‘rents’ have sustained a repressive arrangement in which citizens pay little or no taxes and have no voice....
Reading
4 個視頻(共 44 分鐘), 1 個閱讀材料, 4 個測驗
Video4 個視頻
2b. The Authoritarian Social Contract and the Absence of Politics12分鐘
2c. Now is the Winter of Our Discontent9分鐘
2d. The Absence of Politics: Fear, Stability, Institutional Decay, and Polarising Elections11分鐘
Reading1 個閱讀材料
Readings for module 2分鐘
Quiz4 個練習
Missing the Boat to the 'Third Wave' of Democratisation16分鐘
The Authoritarian Social Contract and the Absence of Politics16分鐘
Now is the Winter of Our Discontent16分鐘
The Absence of Politics: Fear, Stability, Institutional Decay, and Polarising Elections16分鐘
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完成時間為 3 小時

Institutions

Social action inevitably produces institutions, namely values, stable, repeated patterns of behaviour. In this section, you will learn what institutions are, how they come about, how their relative effectiveness is measures, how and why they decline, and why all that matters. ...
Reading
4 個視頻(共 43 分鐘), 1 個閱讀材料, 4 個測驗
Video4 個視頻
3b. The Miracle of Politics: Accountability and Effectiveness9分鐘
3c. Contestation of Models: Is 'Good Governance' a Western or an Islamic Idea?10分鐘
3d. Contingency, Trajectories and Performance Standards12分鐘
Reading1 個閱讀材料
Readings for module 310分鐘
Quiz4 個練習
The Necessity of Politics: Power and Authority16分鐘
The Miracle of Politics: Accountability and Effectiveness16分鐘
Contestation of Models: Is 'Good Governance' a Western or an Islamic Idea?16分鐘
Contingency, Trajectories and Performance Standards16分鐘
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Economics: Bread, Dignity and Freedom

This section deals with the material bases of popular discontent, especially the connection between the states’ explicit promises of delivering welfare that have become increasingly unsustainable in the face of exploding population growth and falling revenues....
Reading
4 個視頻(共 44 分鐘), 1 個閱讀材料, 4 個測驗
Video4 個視頻
4b. Labour Market: Insiders and Outsiders8分鐘
4c. Law, Institutions and Economic Performance10分鐘
4d. Trade, Productivity and Rent Seeking: Living on Borrowed Time14分鐘
Reading1 個閱讀材料
Readings for module 4分鐘
Quiz4 個練習
Material Base of Discontent16分鐘
Labor Market: Insiders and Outsiders16分鐘
Law, Institutions and Economic Performance12分鐘
Trade, Productivity and Rent Seeking: Living on Borrowed Time16分鐘
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創建者 LKOct 13th 2018

An eye opening experience. I really hope this becomes a mandated course among anyone participating in any diplomatic initiatives in the Middle East and the Arabic world.

創建者 BESep 4th 2017

That is the second class I am taking with Professor Afsah and would love to take more. The class is interesting, engaging and relevant. Highly recommended!

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Dr. Ebrahim Afsah

Associate Professor
Faculty of Law

關於 University of Copenhagen

The University of Copenhagen is the oldest University in Denmark - founded in 1479, and with over 38,000 students and more than 9,000 employees. The purpose of the University is to conduct research and provide education to the highest academic level. Based in Denmark's capital city it is one of the top research institutions in Europe. ...

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