in The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World
January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 1080 words.
A radical nationalist political movement, Nasserism is associated with the regime of Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser (1952–1970).
in The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World
March 2009; p ublished online November 2007 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Society and Culture; Islam.
As a political movement transcending Egypt's frontiers, Nasserism began developing after Gamal Abdel Nasser achieved full power in Egypt in
in The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Middle-Eastern and North African History
P ublished online May 2016 .
Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History. 10395 words.
This chapter revisits the political phenomenon of “Nasserism,” acknowledging that it has multiple connotations and yet enduring significance across the Arab world. It discusses Nasserism...
in Beyond the Arab Cold War
September 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Asian History; Modern History (1700 to 1945). 9293 words.
The 1964 Arab Summit and subsequent Egyptian-Saudi agreements appeared to mark the end of Egypt’s military adventure in Yemen. In 1965, however, Nasser reneged on his commitment to...
December 2012; p ublished online October 2017 .
Book. Subjects: Asian History. 352 pages.
This book draws on declassified documents from six countries and original material in Arabic, German, Hebrew, and Russian to present a new understanding of Egypt's disastrous five-year...
in Hamlet's Arab Journey
October 2011; p ublished online October 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 6672 words.
This chapter explains that much of what matters for Arab Hamlet appropriation in the postcolonial period—the international sources, the way they were absorbed, and the concerns they help...
in Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists
January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 219 words.
Nasser Ovissi studied law and politics in Tehran and Rome before going on to practise as a painter, lithographer, and