Citizenship in the Arab World: Kin, Religion and Nation-state

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Amsterdam University Press, 2009 - Political Science - 187 pages

The result of five years of intensive research on citizenship in the Arab world, this volume uses the multidisciplinary approach of comparative legal studies in order to consider the multifaceted reality of nationality and citizenship. Gianluca P. Parolin brings together methodologies from fields as diverse as anthropology, linguistics, sociology, and political science, while exploring a broad range of Western and Arab references accessed in their original languages and sources, making in-text references and contemporary Arab legislation accessible for the general reader.


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Gianluca P. Parolin is assistant professor of comparative constitutional law at the American University in Cairo.

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