Continuity and Change, 2nd Edition
As in the first edition, the new edition will stress the importance of historical patterns – and also the way they are remembered - that shape the present. This provides far more insight into contemporary politics than does a mere chronology of recent events. Thus, the perspective adopted here is...
To Be Published August 15th 2015 by Routledge
Regime Change and the Making of a Failed State
Much has been written about the events surrounding the 2003 Anglo-American invasion of Iraq and its aftermath, especially about the intentions, principles, plans and course of action of US policy, but much less attention has been given to the consequences of US policy on Iraqi political and social...
Published February 16th 2015 by Routledge
Subordination and Beyond
The Middle East, a few decades ago, was seen to be an autonomous subsystem of the global international political system. More recently, the region has been subordinated to the hegemony of a singular superpower, the US, bolstered by an alliance with Israel and a network of Arab client states. The...
Published September 23rd 2013 by Routledge
Ideology and Party Politics
This book serves as a case study of the Sudanese Communist Party and its impact as a grassroots movement that championed the Sudanese people. It accomplishes this by providing a rich narrative that details the SCP's inception, main players, important milestones and values of the Party. In this...
Published July 23rd 2012 by Routledge
Images and Realities in an Age of Terror
From the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 in New York to the Madrid and London bombings of 2004 and 2005, the presence of Muslim communities in the West has generated security issues and major political concern. The government, the media, and the general public have raised questions...
Published October 6th 2011 by Routledge
Continuity and Change
This exciting new book for students of Middle Eastern politics provides a comprehensive introduction to the complexities of the region, its politics and people. Combining a thematic framework for examining patterns of politics with individual chapters dedicated to specific countries, the book...
Published September 29th 2010 by Routledge
This book examines the communist movement in the Arab world from the time of the Russian revolution until after the collapse of the Soviet Union. It traces the interaction of the world communist movement which was characterized by an uncritical acceptance of Marxism-Leninism, and local communists,...
Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge