WINTER 2008 VOLUME 15: NUMBER 1
M. Zuhdi Jasser, Exposing the "Flying Imams"
How Islamists battle moderate Muslims for community leadership
Efraim Karsh and Rory Miller, Did Edward Said Really Speak Truth to Power?
The academy celebrates a legacy at odds with reality
Philip Carl Salzman, The Middle East's Tribal DNA
How the region's current problems reflect its social origins
Eyal Zisser, Where Is Bashar al-Assad Headed?
Syria may be weak, but its leader is secure
P.R. Kumaraswamy, Delhi: Between Tehran and Washington
India's difficulties with Iran do not result from a desire to please Washington
William Wunderle and Andre Briere, Augmenting Israel's Qualitative Military Edge
Keeping Israel secure mandates recognizing the new Iranian enemy
WHAT MOTIVATES TERROR?
Jonathan Fine, Contrasting Secular and Religious Terrorism
Not all terrorism is the same
Melvin E. Lee, The Fantasy of Grievance-Based Terrorism
Jihadism, not U.S. foreign policy, motivates terrorism
How Violent Is Iraqi Culture?
A U.N. official asks whether violence is inherent in Iraqi culture
Arabs ... Islamism ... Iraq ... Jihad
Michael Rubin, Mahmoud Salehi
A baker struggles to be heard amidst Tehran's labor crackdown