Countries البلدان

Tunisia

Development Faculty Politics Research Salaries Social Sciences

Tunisian Professors Flee the Country for Better Salaries

Ibtissem Jamel | 28 Jul 2017

Hundreds of Tunisian professors are leaving the country each year, putting the quality of higher education in the country at risk, policy makers say.

Arts & Culture Conflict Extremism Politics Research Terrorism

Scholars Examine the Cultural Lives of Jihadists

Ursula Lindsey | 17 Jul 2017

A new book explores how jihadists use poetry, music and video to strengthen their cause.

Academic Freedom Gender Politics Religion

Some Gains, Many Sacrifices: Women’s Rights in Tunisia

Ursula Lindsey | 10 Jul 2017

Since the country’s independence, the position of women has been a point of both pride and controversy.

Politics Research Students Terrorism

Tunisian Researchers Probe the Roots of Radicalization

Khaoula Sliti | 19 Jun 2017

With support from the higher education ministry, four collaborative research projects seek to understand how terrorism begins among young people, its impact, and how to stop it.

Conflict Democracy Literature & Translation Politics Protests

Making Sense of the Arab Uprisings’ Aftermath: Think Small

Ursula Lindsey | 14 Jun 2017

In drawing lessons from the 2011 Arab uprisings and their after-effects, scholars should zoom in on experiments in governance and activism, even if they failed.

Human Rights Politics Research Social Sciences

Historical Wounds Are Not Healing in Tunisia

Ursula Lindsey | 06 Jun 2017

Transitional justice process sparks debate about how historians have treated the country’s founding father and his legacy.

Employment Scholarships Students Study Abroad

Scholarships Prepare New Leaders in Tunisia

Michelle Weisse Trueheart | 21 May 2017

Thomas Jefferson Scholarships to U.S. colleges increase the employment rate and volunteerism rate among participating Tunisian students.

Arabic Libraries Literature & Translation Publishing

Academic Books Flourish at Tunisia’s Book Fair

Ibtissem Jamel | 05 Apr 2017

The Tunis International Book Fair welcomed a large crowd—and academic books were among the key attractions.

Extremism Politics Students

Students as a Political Barometer of Tunisian Society

Ursula Lindsey | 07 Mar 2017

What makes an activist, a Tunisian researcher asks.

Admissions Faculty Students

Troubled Times for African and Arab Students in Tunisia

Ibtissem Jamel | 30 Jan 2017

Tunisian universities attract many international students. The visitors praise the universities, but complain of racism and other obstacles.




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