The Arab Gulf States and Reform in the Middle East: Between Iran and the “Arab Spring”

  • Yoel Guzansky

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Introduction: Defensive Monarchies

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  3. Conflict and Cooperation in the Gulf

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  4. The Gulf States and Iran

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      Pages 39-40
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  5. Stability and the “Arab Spring”

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  6. Is the Enemy of My Enemy My Friend? Israel and the Gulf States

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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 142-147

About this book


This analysis seeks to analyse the main trends in Gulf security in light of the changes in the regional and international arena, while examining the relationship between external and internal threats, which are intertwined in the Gulf security agenda.


Arab Spring' Iran Unites States Israel Gulf Cooperation Council Saudi Arabia conflict GCC

Authors and affiliations

  • Yoel Guzansky
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  1. 1.School of Political SciencesHaifa UniversityIsrael
  2. 2.the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS)Tel Aviv UniversityIsrael

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