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|Title:||Youth, Emotional Energy, and Political Violence: The Cases of Egypt and Saudi Arabia|
|Primary Investigator(s):||Mansoor Moaddel|
|Abstract:||This project intends to explore and explain the values and sociopolitical and cultural attitudes of young Egyptians ad Saudis. It foceses on four gereral ares of values: the sources of epistemic authorities that the youths rely in forming opinion about various social and cultural issues and deciding their career; the extent to which the youth are aware of developmental ideas; the youths' orientations toward such issued as relationship between religion and politics, form of government, Western culture, and social status of women; and the youths' religiosity and attitudes toward religion.|
|Universe:||The Egyptin survey covered youths 18 to 25 in three cities: Alexandria, population 3.8 million; El-Minya, population 225,100 and Cario, population 7.7 million. The Saudi survey also covered youths ages 18 to 15 in three cities in the kingdom: Jeddah, Riyadh, and Dammam/Khobar. About 2.8 millin live in Jeddah, four millin in Riyah, the capital, and fewer then one million in Dammam/Khobar.|