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  1. Zionism and the Arabs, 1936-1939 (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    By Ian Black

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    In this work, first published in 1986, the author shows how the Zionists of the late Thirties related to the Arabs of Palestine and of the neighbouring countries, to what extent they perceived the existence of an ‘Arab Question’, how they defined it and how they dealt with it. The Arab question is...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Palestinian Arab National Movement, Volume 2: 1929-1939 (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    From Riots to Rebellion

    By Yehoshua Porath

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    This book, first published in 1977, continues the author’s study of the Palestinian National Movement from the first volume, The Emergence of the Palestinian-Arab National Movement, 1918-1929. Based on Arab, Jewish and British archival and secondary sources, it examines in exhaustive detail the...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Muslims and Political Participation in Britain

    Edited by Timothy Peace

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

    This new volume showcases the latest research into Muslim political participation both in terms of electoral politics and civil society initiatives. Muslims play a prominent role in British political life yet what do we actually know about the involvement of British Muslims beyond the existence of...

    Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Futile Diplomacy - A History of Arab-Israeli Negotiations, 1913-56

    By Neil Caplan

    Series: Futile Diplomacy

    These four volumes provide a careful and balanced behind-the-scenes account of the intricate diplomatic activity of the period between 1913 and 1956. Exploiting a range of available archive sources as well as extensive secondary sources, they provide an authoritative analysis of the positions and...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Futile Diplomacy, Volume 1

    Early Arab-Zionist Negotiation Attempts, 1913-1931

    By Neil Caplan

    Series: Futile Diplomacy

    Most students of the history of Arab-Jewish relations have come to take for granted the stubborn resistance of the continuing dispute to any form of lasting and ‘reasonable’ solution. This book, first published in 1983, examines early Arab-Zionist negotiating experience with the assumption that...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Futile Diplomacy, Volume 2

    Arab-Zionist Negotiations and the End of the Mandate

    By Neil Caplan

    Series: Futile Diplomacy

    With half of this book, first published in 1986, being given over to Neil Caplan’s detailed analysis and half to the collection of the original documents, the second volume in Futile Diplomacy provides another essential resource for the understanding of the Arab-Israeli conflict. In Arab-Zionist...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Futile Diplomacy, Volume 3

    The United Nations, the Great Powers and Middle East Peacemaking, 1948-1954

    By Neil Caplan

    Series: Futile Diplomacy

    This book, first published in 1997, provides a careful and balanced behind-the-scenes account of the intricate diplomatic activity of the period between the first and second Arab-Israeli wars. The author examines the recurring deadlocks in terms of the motives and calculations of the various...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Futile Diplomacy, Volume 4

    Operation Alpha and the Failure of Anglo-American Coercive Diplomacy in the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1954-1956

    By Neil Caplan

    Series: Futile Diplomacy

    This book, first published in 1997, focuses on the Anglo-American cooperation which began during the relatively uneventful years 1953 and 1954, and which led to a covert operation, code-named 'Alpha', which aimed – unsuccessfully – at convincing Egyptian and Israeli leaders to consider a settlement...

    Published May 13th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Libya

    Continuity and Change, 2nd Edition

    By Ronald Bruce St John, Ronald Bruce St John

    Series: The Contemporary Middle East

    Retaining the conceptual framework of the first edition through emphasis on the dual themes of continuity and change, the second edition of Libya is revised and updated to include discussion of key developments since 2010, including: The February 17 Revolution and the death of Muammar al-Qaddafi....

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Jews as a Chosen People

    Tradition and transformation

    By S. Leyla Gurkan

    Series: Routledge Jewish Studies Series

    The concept of the Jews as a chosen people is a key element of the Jewish faith and identity. This book explores the idea of chosenness from the ancient world, through modernity and into the Post-Holocaust era. Analysing a vast corpus of biblical, ancient, rabbinic and modern Jewish literature,...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge