Education, Business and Society: Contemporary Middle Eastern Issues: Volume 1 Issue 3


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Higher education development and economic growth in Iran

Mahdi Fadaee Khorasgani

Higher education has a vital role to play in shaping the way in which future generations learn to cope with the complexities of sustainable development. Universities and…

Higher education reform in Egypt: preparing graduates for Egypt's changing political economy

Mary Tyler E. Holmes

The purpose of this paper is to explore the challenges facing the higher education system in Egypt particularly in the area of education quality. It builds upon several…

The status of Arabic language teaching today

Hanada Taha‐Thomure

The purpose of this paper is to map out the status of Arabic language teaching as practiced in the Arab World today and to bring into focus the main issues that any…

The application of feminism in the Arab world: research perspectives

Monica Gallant

The paper's objective is to explore how the concepts of feminism can be applied in an Arab context to help the emancipation of women.

A survey of recruitment and selection practices in Egypt

Ghada El‐Kot, Mike Leat

The paper's aims are to ascertain whether there is evidence of Egyptian organisations using recruitment and selection practices which are context specific and whether…

E‐commerce in Bahrain: the non‐technical limitations

Tara Fryad Henari, Roohi Mahboob

This paper aims to evaluate the level of awareness and current usage rates of business‐to‐consumer (B2C) e‐commerce in Bahrain.



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2008 – 2014

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Emerald Publishing Limited


  • Professor David A Kirby
  • Dr Matthew Clarke