Photo By Stéphanie Gromaממ (Own work) [Attribution], via Wikimedia Commons, of a Bedouin village in the Naqab.
This article by Dr. Nadera Shalhoub Kervorkian is availble to view and download here.
This article appears in Middle East Law and Governance, Volume 4, 2012, pp. 106-151. This article is republished with the permission of Brill Publishing. The original article can be found here.