The Role of the Media in Democracy: The Case of Jordan

June 11, 2012 The book records the proceedings of the symposium “The Role of the Media in Democracy: The Case of Jordan” which was held by the Center for Strategic Studies at the University of Jordan in September 1994. This symposium, the first of its kind, aimed to evaluate the achievements of the Jordanian media…

Jordan’s diplomacy

June 11, 2012 This study shows Jordan’s policy in maintaining a balanced approach that combines – as much as possible – the requirements of national survival and considerations of national advancement, through the continuous endeavor to adapt internal policies and external relations with various parties, in order to ensure that one goal is not permanently…

IMF Programs (Jordan): 1989-2016 Results and Lessons Learned

preamble This paper comes to shed light on the restructuring programs implemented by successive Jordanian governments in general, especially after implementing some austerity measures, which included raising taxes on a group of goods at the beginning of the year. Also, the controversy that arose about amending the current income tax law as part of the requirements…

Integrated Curriculum

June 11, 2012 This in-depth survey discusses the issue of introducing the integrated curriculum in the study plan leading to the first university degree at the University of Jordan, so that the program in a specialization includes all relevant knowledge systems or links to that specialization. These systems are put together into a large, complete and…

Jordanian women and political participation

June 11, 2012 This book came to shed light on the reality of Jordanian women and their role in society and their participation in all political life, and to explore the trends of Jordanian citizens towards their participation in all forms of political life, after four years of the democratic process that began in Jordan…

Variables affecting local private sector investment in Jordan

June 11, 2012 This book presents an analytical study that uses data from a random sample of the 500 largest companies and institutions in Jordan in terms of sales volume. The book touched on exploring the variables affecting private investment for companies and institutions and evaluating them according to their relative importance, whatever their theoretical…

Jordanian-Palestinian Relationship

June 11, 2012  Since the spring of 1994, a research team at the Center for Strategic Studies at the University of Jordan began studying the Jordanian-Palestinian relationship with its internal and external dimensions. At the level of the internal dimension, the goal was to provide detailed data on the relationship between a citizen of Jordanian…