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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 93 new and published books in the subject of Middle East Culture — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Islamism and Cultural Expression in the Arab World

    Edited by Abir Hamdar, Lindsey Moore

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    Whereas most studies of Islamism focus on politics and religious ideology, this book analyses the ways in which Islamism in the Arab world is defined, reflected, transmitted and contested in a variety of creative and other cultural forms. It covers a range of contexts of production and reception,...

    Published April 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Emerging Middle East-East Asia Nexus

    Edited by Anoushiravan Ehteshami, Yukiko Miyagi

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    As the economies of East Asia grow ever stronger, their need for energy resources increases, which in turn compels closer relations with the countries of the Middle East. This book examines the developing relations between the countries of East Asia, especially China and Japan, with the countries...

    Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Middle East Research Institute Reports (Routledge Revivals)

    Israel, Turkey, Iran, Egypt, United Arab Emirates and Kuwait

    By Middle East Research Institute

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Middle East Research Institute Reports

    First published in 1985, the Middle East Research Institute (MERI) Reports on the Middle East quickly established themselves as the most authoritative and up-to-date information on the state of affairs in the region. The books provide vital analysis of the political and economic issues affecting...

    Published March 19th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Persian Language, Literature and Culture

    New Leaves, Fresh Looks

    Edited by Kamran Talattof

    Series: Iranian Studies

    Critical approaches to the study of topics related to Persian literature and Iranian culture have evolved in recent decades. The essays included in this volume collectively demonstrate the most recent creative approaches to the study of the Persian language, literature, and culture, and the way...

    Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The City in the Muslim World

    Depictions by Western Travel Writers

    Edited by Mohammad Gharipour, Nilay Ozlu

    Series: Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

    Presenting a critical, yet innovative, perspective on the cultural interactions between the "East" and the "West", this book questions the role of travel in the production of knowledge and in the construction of the idea of the "Islamic city". This volume brings together authors from various...

    Published March 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Iraq in the Twenty-First Century

    Regime Change and the Making of a Failed State

    By Tareq Y. Ismael, Jacqueline S. Ismael

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    Much has been written about the events surrounding the 2003 Anglo-American invasion of Iraq and its aftermath, especially about the intentions, principles, plans and course of action of US policy, but much less attention has been given to the consequences of US policy on Iraqi political and social...

    Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge

  7. United Arab Emirates (Routledge Revival)

    MERI Report

    By Middle East Research Institute

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Middle East Research Institute Reports

    First published in 1985, this study, focusing on United Arab Emirates, looks at the underlying reasons why certain political, economic and social events have taken place in the country’s history. It provides vital analysis of the political and economic issues of the country, and those that have...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Kuwait (Routledge Revival)

    MERI Report

    By Middle East Research Institute

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Middle East Research Institute Reports

    First published in 1985, this study, focusing on Kuwait, looks at the underlying reasons why certain political, economic and social events have taken place in the country’s history. It provides vital analysis of the political and economic issues of the country, and those that have affected it, as...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Turkey (Routledge Revival)

    MERI Report

    By Middle East Research Institute

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Middle East Research Institute Reports

    First published in 1985, this study, focusing on Turkey, looks at the underlying reasons why certain political, economic and social events have taken place in the country’s history. It provides vital analysis of the political and economic issues of the country, and those that have affected it, as...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Israel (Routledge Revival)

    MERI Report

    By Middle East Research Institute

    Series: Routledge Revivals: Middle East Research Institute Reports

    First published in 1985, this study, focusing on Israel, looks at the underlying reasons why certain political, economic and social events have taken place in the country’s history. It provides vital analysis of the political and economic issues of the country, and those that have affected it, as...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge