Curtis Ryan


Curtis Ryan is associate professor of political science at Appalachian State University in North Carolina.

Articles by this Author
Reform Retreats Amid Jordan's Political Storms

Betwewen Iraq and a Hard Place

"We Are All Jordan"...But Who Is We?

The New Arab Cold War and the Struggle for Syria

In his classic study, The Arab Cold War, Malcolm Kerr charted the machinations of inter-Arab politics during an era dominated by Egypt’s President Gamal Abdel Nasser. In another renowned work, The Struggle for Syria,...

Football Matters in Jordan

Celebrations rocked Gaza and the West Bank when Muhammad ‘Assaf, who grew up in the Khan Younis refugee camp in Gaza,...

Jordan, Morocco and an Expanded GCC

A recent report suggests that the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) may be looking to expand…again. The report says that, during a March summit, the...