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  1. The Last Days in Israel

    Understanding the New Israeli Democracy

    By Abraham Diskin

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    During the 1990s many dramatic changes influenced the basic characteristics of the Israeli democracy. This volume examines the challenges and circumstances the country has faced and addresses both the public's and leadership's singular goal of "peace and security". The book also investigates the...

    Published February 28th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Theology, Ethics and Metaphysics

    Royal Asiatic Society Classics of Islam

    Edited by Hiroyuki Mashita

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    This collection of classic works, originally published under the auspices of the Royal Asiatic Society, includes an introduction by Professor Edmund Bosworth, and a preface by Professor Anthony Stockwell. Primary texts include works by F. Rosen, W.F. Thompson, C.E. Sachau, R.A. Nicholson,...

    Published February 19th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Iran Encountering Globalization

    Problems and Prospects

    Edited by Ali Mohammadi

    This text examines the current state of Iran, looking at a wide range of areas including the economy, finance, politics, the media, the position of women and migration. The book discusses the uneasy balance between the theocratic conservatism, modernisation and globalization, concluding ...

    Published February 19th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Good Governance in the Middle East Oil Monarchies

    Edited by Martin Hetherington, Tom Pierre Najem

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    The concept of 'good governance' is of increasing importance, and is used by international organizations to ensure reasonable conformity to high standards in states which participate in the global trading regime and other international activities. This book examines the concept of good governance...

    Published January 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  5. Israeli Identity

    In Search of a Successor to the Pioneer, Tsabar and Settler

    By Lilly Weissbrod

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    This thoroughly researched book reveals the true identity of the modern Israeli. Israelis are unique in having changed their identity three times in only one hundred years. Written in a user-friendly style, the book will appeal to scholars and students of the Middle East....

    Published December 29th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Jordan

    A Hashemite Legacy

    By Peter Hinchcliffe, Beverley Milton Edwards

    Series: The Contemporary Middle East

    Created as a mechanism for maintaining British influence through a local patron, Jordan's future never looked certain. Nevertheless, under the leadership of the Hashemite monarchy led by Abdullah, and then by his grandson Hussein, the Kingdom of Jordan has become a permanent feature of the modern...

    Published December 18th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Britain, Israel and the United States, 1955-1958

    Beyond Suez

    By Orna Almog

    Series: British Politics and Society

    Orna Almog examines the Anglo-Israeli relationship from 1955 to 1958 in the context of the Cold War, superpower rivalry and political upheaval in the Middle East. The author reveals how the British foreign service mistook Israeli thinking for psychological weakness and made errors of judgement....

    Published November 28th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Autonomy and Dependence in the Family

    Turkey and Sweden in Critical Perspective

    Edited by Rita Liljestrom

    What are the future prospects of the modern family? For a long time the common image in the West has been to see the nuclear family, consisting of two economically independent spouses and their children, as the natural outcome of the modernization process. As the hierarchies of patriarchal society...

    Published November 20th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Perspectives on Persian Painting

    Illustrations to Amir Khusrau's Khamsah

    By Dr Barbara Brend

    This is a detailed study of the illustrations to Amir Khusrau's Khamsah, in which twenty discourses are followed by a brief parable, and four romances. Amir Khusrau (1253-1325) lived the greater part of adventurous life in Delhi; he composed in Persian, and also in Hindi. From the point of view of...

    Published November 13th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Ethiopian Book

    By Budge

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 10th 2002 by Routledge