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  1. Political Culture in Libya

    By Amal S M Obeidi, Amal Obeidi

    Few empirical studies of Arab countries have dealt with political culture and political socialisation or focused on people's beliefs, values, and attitudes towards the government or political leaders, mainly because the regimes have been reluctant to allow opinion to be tested. The significance of...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  2. The Walled Arab City in Literature, Architecture and History

    The Living Medina in the Maghrib

    Edited by Susan Slyomovics

    Series: History and Society in the Islamic World

    This book offers a multidisciplinary approach to the medina, the traditional walled Arab city of North Africa. The medina becomes a concrete case study for comparative explorations of general questions about the social use of urban space by opening up fields of research at the intersection of...

    Published August 31st 2001 by Routledge

  3. Israel at the Polls 1999

    Israel: the First Hundred Years, Volume III

    Edited by Daniel J. Elazar, M. Ben Mollov

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    The 1999 Israeli elections focused on the character of the main political contenders for prime minister - Binyamin Netanyahu and Ehud Barak. Along with Barak's victory, the Israeli public made important statements concerning the shape and direction of Israeli political culture with a hope of a...

    Published August 31st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Israel's National Security Towards the 21st Century

    Edited by Uri Bar-Joseph

    This volumes discusses three principal issues: the Israeli army and the Revolution of Military Affairs (RMA); Israel's present and future answers to the threays of weapons of mass destruction (WMD); and the impact of societal, political, and technological changes on Israel's future war objectives....

    Published August 31st 2001 by Routledge

  5. Arabia and the Arabs

    From the Bronze Age to the Coming of Islam

    By Robert G. Hoyland

    Series: Peoples of the Ancient World

    Long before Muhammed preached the religion of Islam, the inhabitants of his native Arabia had played an important role in world history as both merchants and warriorsArabia and the Arabs provides the only up-to-date, one-volume survey of the region and its peoples, from prehistory to the coming of...

    Published August 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  6. The 1956 War

    Collusion and Rivalry in the Middle East

    Edited by David Tal

    Series: Cummings Center Series

    Recently declassified documents and new scholarship have prompted this reassessment of the collusion between Israel, France and England which drove the 1956 War. International aspects, Israeli involvement, the plot which sparked off hostilities, and the Egyptian losses and gains are analyzed....

    Published July 12th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Conflicts in the Middle East since 1945

    By Peter Hinchcliffe, Beverley Milton-Edwards

    Series: The Making of the Contemporary World

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 27th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Neighbors, Not Friends

    Iraq and Iran after the Gulf Wars

    By Dilip Hiro

    This highly controversial and topical book provides the first full, balanced account of how Iraq cheated the UN inspectors on disarmament and how the US manipulated and infiltrated the UN inspection teams and other staff to gather intelligence on Iraq to overthrow Saddam Hussein. Aimed at the...

    Published June 14th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Israeli-Egyptian Relations, 1980-2000

    By Ephraim Dowek

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    A memoir by former diplomat Ephraim Dowek which provides a comprehensive study of the relations between Egypt and Israel from peace until the present day. This is an informative account of the author's time in Egypt as a high-level Israeli diplomat (he was eventually appointed Ambassador) and as a...

    Published May 31st 2001 by Routledge

  10. Sufism, Music and Society in Turkey and the Middle East

    By Anders Hammarlund, Tord Olsson, Elisabeth Ozdalga

    After decades of prohibition, Mevlana ceremonies of whirling dervishes attract renewed interest as forms of sacral music, both in formal and popular genres. This trend runs parallel to an increasing concern for cultural, ethnic and religious identities, where the rising tide of religious revivalism...

    Published March 29th 2001 by Routledge