SEPADPod with Martin Beck

3rd Mar 2020 by Simon Mabon

On this episode of SEPADPod Simon speaks with Martin Beck, Professor of the Modern Middle East at the University of Southern Denmark. Martin is the author of myriad articles on OPEC, Rentierism, Israel-Palestine, IR theory in the Middle East and much more! On this episode Simon and Martin talk about OPEC and rentierism, moving from Turbingen to Palestine, the importance of agency, the non-exceptionalism of the Middle East (where Martin gives an excellent retort to the exceptionalism argument) and protest across the past decade.

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