Young and Male: Identity and Politics in Saudi Arabia

AGSIW hosts Mark Thompson, professor and author of "Being Young, Male and Saudi: Identity and Politics in a Globalized Kingdom," for a discussion of his work on the generational shift in attitudes of Saudi men.

Young and Male: Identity and Politics in Saudi Arabia
Saudi soccer fans watch the first leg of the Asian Champions League final soccer match between Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal FC and Japan's Urawa Red Diamonds at a coffee shop in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
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    Mark C. Thompson

    Senior Associate Fellow, King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies

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