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Searching with a thematic focus on Drivers of conflict, Conflict and security in Tunisia

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    Drivers of conflict in Tunisia: An annotated bibliography

    Institute of Development Studies, Sussex [ES], 2017
    Tunisia has witnessed an increase in conflict activity in recent years, both in the form of violent political protest and acts of violence perpetrated by armed jihadist groups. This report identifies some of the key literature on drivers of conflict in Tunisia, looking at both short-term and structural factors. There is a relatively large body of literature on drivers of conflict in Tunisia.
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    The Qatari conundrum: the changing face of West Asia's political landscape

    Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi, 2013
    Qatar is creating a large footprint for itself in the West Asian political landscape. The Gulf state was previously known primarily for its oil and gas reserves, and compliance with US interests in the region. However, Qatar has in the recent past made significant efforts to assert regional pre-eminence through an aggressive foreign policy.
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    Is trade liberalization polarisation reducing in Tunisia?

    Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2011
    A society is deemed polarised when, given a relevant characteristics such as religion, income, race or education, its population is clustered around a small number of distant, homogenous and sizable poles. The aim of this paper is to quantify the impact of trade liberalisation on polarisation in Tunisia.
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    The discontent in West Asia: implications for India

    Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies, India, 2011
    In the past, governments had succeeded in containing the spontaneous outbursts of crowds by a combination of force and temporary special measures. Nevertheless, the relative material deprivation combined with a perceived sense of injustice of the regime as reflected in the form of high corruption, and the growing Americanisation of Arab has ignited the long wounded Arabs on the street.