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  1. Iran's Nuclear Diplomacy

    Power politics and conflict resolution

    By Bernd Kaussler

    Series: Routledge New Diplomacy Studies

    This book examines the dynamics of relations and the substance of the negotiations between the international community and Iran over the latter's nuclear programme. Iran’s nuclear programme and the alleged threat to international peace and security remains one of the most important issues in the...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of US-Middle East Relations

    Formative Factors and Regional Perspectives

    Edited by Robert E. Looney

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    One of the main tasks facing the Barack Obama Administration in the USA is that of improving the image of the country in the Middle East region. During the George W. Bush Administration, US relations with most countries in the region declined to an all-time low. There is, among the general publics...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Islam and Politics in the Modern Middle East

    Edited by Metin Heper, Raphael Israeli

    The recent resurgence of Islam in the Middle East is a far more complex phenomenon than is often suggested by those analyses which reduce recent developments in the area to no more than an intensification of religiosity. Islam and Politics in the Modern Middle East challenges that perception of the...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Muhammad and the Supernatural

    Medieval Arab Views

    By Rebecca Williams

    Series: Routledge Studies in Classical Islam

    Muhammad and the Supernatural: Medieval Arab Views examines the element of the supernatural (or miracle stories) in the life of the Prophet Muhammad as depicted in two genres: prophetic biography (sira) and Qur'an exegesis (tafsir). ...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Memory and Conflict in Lebanon

    Remembering and Forgetting the Past

    By Craig Larkin

    Series: Exeter Studies in Ethno Politics

    This book examines the legacy of Lebanon’s civil war and how the population, and the youth in particular, are dealing with their national past. Drawing on extensive qualitative research and social observation, the author explores the efforts of those who wish to remember, so as not to repeat past...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine collects in a 15-volume set a range of out-of-print titles from a variety of imprints. Examining the thorny issue of the Arab-Israeli conflict from all angles, the books in the set cover a range of time periods and viewpoints with an aim to provide...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Rift in Israel (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    Religious Authority and Secular Democracy

    By S. Clement Leslie

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The subject matter of this book, first published in 1971, is not less relevant, though less familiar, than the military adventures of Israel. For the book deals with the spiritual tensions that underlie and go far to explain the conduct of the country, standing as it does at the heart of some of...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Palestinian Leadership on the West Bank (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    The Changing Role of the Arab Mayors under Jordan and Israel

    By Moshe Maoz

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The West Bank has for generations been the core area of the Palestinian-Arab community and of its national movement. Since 1967, it has become the main area of confrontation in the prolonged conflict between Palestinian-Arab and Jewish-Zionist nationalism. The Palestinian armed organization, the...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Covenant and the Sword (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    Arab-Israeli Relations, 1948-56

    By Earl Berger

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The central argument in this book, first published in 1965, is that the Israelis invaded Egypt in 1956 because they could see no other feasible way out of their predicament: they believed that Egypt, either alone or together with other Arab states, would move to destroy them once it had acquired...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Israel and the Arab World (RLE Israel and Palestine)

    By C.H. Dodd, M.E. Sales

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Israel and Palestine

    The Arab-Israeli conflict provides the world with one of its most intractable and dangerous problems. This documentary analysis of the period, first published in 1970, from the First World War to 1968 will be welcomed by all those who seek an impartial understanding of the problem. The editors have...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge