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  1. Turkey

    Challenges of Continuity and Change

    By Meliha Altunisik, Özlem Tür

    Series: The Contemporary Middle East

    The authors put issues relevant to Turkey today – such as consolidating democracy, dealing with economic development issues, improving its human rights record and its foreign policy – in an historical context, allowing comparisons with other late developers in the world and reflecting the...

    Published October 27th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Women and Islam

    Critical Concepts in Sociology

    Edited by Haideh Moghissi

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology

    This three-volume interdisciplinary collection is of use not only in Middle East studies but also in various other disciplines, including women's studies, political science, religion, cultural studies, sociology of gender and anthropology.The collection offers the most influential writings in...

    Published September 29th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Israel's Quest for Recognition and Acceptance in Asia

    Garrison State Diplomacy

    By Jacob Abadi

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    This title represents a comprehensive study of Israel's attempts to build diplomatic relations with countries on the Asian continent. The author argues that, despite the persistence of the Arab Israeli conflict, the Israeli Foreign Ministry was remarkably successful in gaining recognition in most...

    Published August 11th 2004 by Routledge

  4. A War of Words

    Political Violence and Public Debate in Israel

    By Gerald Cromer

    Series: Political Violence

    This book examines a series of controversies surrounding Israel's use of force and its failure to prevent violence. Influenced by Weber's definition of the state as the 'monopoly of violence', politcial scientists and criminologists alike have focused their attention on the legitimation struggles...

    Published August 4th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Democracy and Pluralism in Muslim Eurasia

    Edited by Yaacov Ro'i

    Series: Cummings Center Series

    This book is devoted to the study and analysis of the prospects for democracy among the Muslim ethnicities of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), both those that have acquired full independence and those remaining within the Russian Federation. The nineteen Western academics and scholars...

    Published July 21st 2004 by Routledge

  6. State Formation in Palestine

    Viability and Governance during a Social Transformation

    Edited by Inge Amundsen, George Giacaman, Mushtaq Husain Khan

    Series: Routledge Political Economy of the Middle East and North Africa

    This book examines key questions and challenges the widely prevalent view that the Palestinian Authority collapsed because of its internal governance failures, its lack of commitment to democracy, and corruption. It argues that the analytical framework of 'good governance' is not appropriate for...

    Published July 7th 2004 by Routledge

  7. H V Evatt and the Establishment of Israel

    The Undercover Zionist

    By Daniel Mandel

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    The Minister for External Affairs, and the dominant force in the formation of Australian foreign policy for a crucial decade in the battle over Palestine (1941-1949), Herbert Vere Evatt played a central role in the Australian political response to Zionism and the conflict in Palestine. This book,...

    Published June 29th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Survey of Arab-Israeli Relations

    2nd Edition

    By Cathy Hartley, Paul Cossali

    Impartial documentation and background information fundamental to the understanding of Arab-Israeli relations.Key Features:* covers in detail the years since the first Arab-Israeli war and the statehood of Israel, in 1947-48, to the most recent developments in relations between Israel, the...

    Published June 16th 2004 by Routledge

  9. State, Power and Politics in the Making of the Modern Middle East

    3rd Edition

    By Roger Owen

    Roger Owen has fully revised and updated his authoritative text to take into account the latest developments in the Middle East. This book continues to serve as an excellent introduction for newcomers to the modern history and politics of this fascinating region. This third edition continues to...

    Published June 16th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Algeria in Transition

    Reforms and Development Prospects

    Edited by Ahmed Aghrout, Redha. M Bougherira

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    This book, by providing an up-to-date, systematic analytical account on transformations in Algeria, makes a valuable contribution to the literature on this country that has not yet received much attention in the Anglo-American academy. Its distinctive feature is that it entirely focuses on Algeria,...

    Published May 26th 2004 by Routledge