Teacher, learner, troublemaker. Assistant Professor of Political Science & International Studies, Dickinson College, PA, USA. Specialist in the Middle East including Turkey. Former British diplomat. Member of the NITLE Advisory Board.
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- New Twitter profiles: Here’s how to get your new profile. about 15 hours ago
Every time someone describes the Ottoman Empire as about 15 hours ago
Every time someone describes the Ottoman Empire as "the Caliphate", I cringe.
- ‘I Too Burned a Police Station,’ Online Activists Declare - Tunisia Live : Tunisia Live on 2014-04-22
- Muslim Nerds Translate Quran to Klingon - Islamica News on 2014-04-22
Never know what to say when folks exclaim "I don't on 2014-04-22
Never know what to say when folks exclaim "I don't get Twitter". Of all the social online platforms I use, this one brings me the most joy.
Azerbaijan adds a collection of books by Said Nurs on 2014-04-22
Azerbaijan adds a collection of books by Said Nursi to its list of banned religious literature after Erdogan visit, APA news service reports
"in apocalyptic films the familiar landmarks are t on 2014-04-22
"in apocalyptic films the familiar landmarks are the first to be destroyed; but in post-apocalyptic movies they are all that remains."
- Forget the billions of data points, we have too fe on 2014-04-22
- Kuwait orders media blackout on 'coup' video - Middle East - Al Jazeera English on 2014-04-21
- The closing of Abu Ghraib and the U.S. failure in Iraq - latimes.com on 2014-04-21
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Resources about Sidibouzid and current Tunisian riots from all countries.<br />Hashtag twitter to show : #sidibouzid or #jasminrevolt #arabspringArticles about current arabic revolutions : Algeria, Egypt (#jan25), Jordan, Libya,...
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Diigo group for participants in CCK08 and/or CCK09 (and any future iterations of the Siemens/Downes open courses on Connectivism and Connective Knowledge).
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Diigo group for NITLE's Chinese Studies summer seminar
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For collecting media on activism at Dickinson College, PA
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