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  1. Egypt's Economic Potential (RLE Egypt)

    By Roberto Aliboni

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

    Over the last ten years the Egyptian economy has undergone a major transformation which has led to greater decentralisation and international competition. This transformation, along with changing circumstances in the surrounding Arab areas and the end of hostilities with Israel, has given a boost...

    Published November 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  2. Ibrahim of Egypt (RLE Egypt)

    By Pierre Crabitès

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

    The name and fame of Muhammad Ali, the Founder of Modern Egypt, are well known. His vivid personality has appealed to many writers, who have concentrated the limelight on him. Some of them have allowed Muhammad Ali’s son, Ibrahim, to appear on the stage, but they have assigned him a more or less...

    Published November 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Copts in Egyptian Politics (RLE Egypt

    By B.L. Carter

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

    This book explores the political relationship between the Muslim majority and Coptic minority in Egypt between 1918 and 1952. Many Egyptians hoped to see the collaboration of the 1919 revolution spur the creation of both a new collective Egyptian identity and a state without religious bias....

    Published November 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  4. Sons of Ishmael (RLE Egypt)

    A Study of the Egyptian Bedouin

    By G.W. Murray

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

    Merely to inhabit a desert demands much skill, craft, experience and travel. For the numerous nomadic tribes of Africa and the Middle East, living ancestors of the Egyptians, Jews and Arabs, Egypt is their meeting ground. The author, with twenty-five years of accumulated knowledge, here sets out to...

    Published November 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  5. The Transformation of Egypt (RLE Egypt)

    By Mark N. Cooper

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

    The assassination of Sadat brings to an end another era in Egyptian history. This book examines the crucial issues in the transformation of Egypt in the period between the death of Nasser and the murder of Sadat. Focusing on the upheavals in the Egyptian political and economic structure over the...

    Published November 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  6. Egypt, Old and New (RLE Egypt)

    A popular account. With many engravings, nearly 50 coloured plates and a map

    By Percy Falcke Martin

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

    A work of history, culture, politics, economics, packed with period photographs and period insights....

    Published November 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  7. The Making of the Arab Intellectual

    Empire, Public Sphere and the Colonial Coordinates of Selfhood

    Edited by Dyala Hamzah

    Series: SOAS/Routledge Studies on the Middle East

    In the wake of the Ottoman Empire’s nineteenth-century reforms, as guilds waned and new professions emerged, the scholarly ‘estate’ underwent social differentiation. Some found employment in the state’s new institutions as translators, teachers and editors, whilst others resisted civil servant...

    Published November 8th 2012 by Routledge

  8. State-Nationalisms in the Ottoman Empire, Greece and Turkey

    Orthodox and Muslims, 1830-1945

    Edited by Benjamin C. Fortna, Stefanos Katsikas, Dimitris Kamouzis, Paraskevas Konortas

    Series: SOAS/Routledge Studies on the Middle East

    Tracing the emergence of minorities and their institutions from the late nineteenth century to the eve of the Second World War, this book provides a comparative study of government policies and ideologies of two states towards minority populations living within their borders. Making extensive use...

    Published November 8th 2012 by Routledge

  9. A History of Social Justice and Political Power in the Middle East

    The Circle of Justice From Mesopotamia to Globalization

    By Linda T. Darling

    From ancient Mesopotamia into the 20th century, "the Circle of Justice" as a concept has pervaded Middle Eastern political thought and underpinned the exercise of power in the Middle East. The Circle of Justice depicts graphically how a government’s justice toward the population generates political...

    Published October 29th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Diplomacy and Displacement

    Reconsidering the Turco-Greek Exchange of Populations, 1922–1934

    By Onur Yildirim

    Series: Middle East Studies: History, Politics & Law

    This study presents a comprehensive, balanced and factually grounded narrative of the Turco-Greek Exchange of Populations as a historic event that has been the subject of much distortion in the historiographical traditions of nationalist lore in Greece and Turkey, as well as in scholarly...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge