Journal of Political Science and International Relations

Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2022

  • Regional Diplomacy and the International Dimension of Da’wah: Analyzing English for Ulama in West Java

    Tika Tazkya Nurdyawati, Teguh Nurhasan Affandi, Kiagus Zaenal Mubarak

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 29-36
    Received: Feb. 03, 2022
    Accepted: Mar. 29, 2022
    Published: Apr. 09, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jpsir.20220502.11
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    Abstract: There is a current massive activity of local actors in the international arena. It is carried out in the diplomatic framework which is also called regional diplomacy. West Java, the region with the largest percentage of Muslim populations in Indonesia, is actively involved in making regional diplomacy. This article aims to identify the English for ... Show More
  • Introduction to Quantitative Approaches for Triangulation in International Relations: A Basic Guide

    Evanthia Balla, George Dimitropoulos

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 37-44
    Received: Apr. 07, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 18, 2022
    Published: Apr. 26, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jpsir.20220502.12
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    Abstract: In today’s digital era, information flows through multiple channels and a large amount of data becomes available on a daily basis. Government sources, social media, international organisations, and even business corporations use numerical data to communicate with the general public. The recent devastating global pandemic that affected every part of... Show More
  • Ideology and Geopolitics: Wahhabism Saudi Arabia's Geopolitical Territoriality

    Hasan Karimi, Yashar Zaki, Javad Etaat

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 45-57
    Received: Feb. 27, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 11, 2022
    Published: Apr. 28, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jpsir.20220502.13
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    Abstract: Ideology is the science of belief, or the belief system, and is one of the dominant concepts in the field of epistemology, especially in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. This concept was first used in France by a person called Destutt de Tracy. Wahhabism is the name of an ideology that dates back to the mid-eighteenth century in Saudi Arabia... Show More
  • The Possibilities for Termination of the Kumanovo Agreement (1999)

    Igor Janev

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 58-68
    Received: Apr. 22, 2022
    Accepted: May 12, 2022
    Published: May 24, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jpsir.20220502.14
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    Abstract: This article examines the Kumanovo Agreement (1999) as a limitation to Serbian military presence in Kosovo and Metohija (hereinafter shortly: Kosovo) in accordance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 (1999). Namely, the Military Technical Agreement between the International Security Force (“KFOR”) and the Governments of the Federal... Show More
  • Non-state Actors in Urban Governance of Ethiopia: Examining Non-state Actors’ Powers and Roles in Local Development

    Mengistu Gutema Kebede, Solomon Negussie

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 69-78
    Received: Apr. 20, 2022
    Accepted: May 20, 2022
    Published: Jun. 16, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jpsir.20220502.16
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    Abstract: The primary purpose of this paper is to investigate non-state actors (NSAs) powers and roles in local development in light of urban power theories. In this article, the researchers employed both primary and secondary data that were qualitative in nature. Secondary data produced from constitutions, proclamations, regulations, policy declarations, an... Show More