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Forthcoming Middle East Politics Books

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  1. Revolution in the Middle East

    And Other Case Studies

    Edited by P.J. Vatikiotis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    What does revolution mean in the Middle East? Can the Middle East experience be compared with revolution in China, Latin America and East Europe? These questions are the focus of this book, first published in 1972, which examines the revolutionary significance of the major economic, social and...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Food, Development, and Politics in the Middle East

    By Marvin G. Weinbaum

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    As the reality of a food deficit emerged in the Middle East, rural society and the agricultural sector – once viewed as peripheral to national development – swiftly rose up the policy agendas of nearly every Middle East country. This book, first published in 1982, looks at the complex...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Middle East and the Western Alliance

    Edited by Steven L. Spiegel

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This volume, first published in 1982, provides a comprehensive analysis of the problems affecting the interests of the Western Alliance (the North Americans, the Europeans and the Japanese), the Middle East states, and the Soviet Union. The authors, all internationally recognized experts in their...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Lebanon

    The Fragmented Nation

    By David C. Gordon

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Even up to the eve of the civil war, some observers saw the Lebanese system as essentially stable, and exhibiting some of the virtues of liberty and pluralism which had been commended by the French traveller de Volney a century before. But for others its structure was so seriously flawed as to be...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The USSR and the Muslim World

    Issues in Domestic and Foreign Policy

    Edited by Yaacov Ro'i

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    The large and rapidly increasing Muslim population of the USSR put an immense strain on the Soviet political system, dominated as it is by Russians. The problems were not confined to internal tensions between ethnic groups but extend also to relations with neighbouring Muslim states, as the...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Rentier State

    Edited by Hazem Beblawi, Giacomo Luciani

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This volume, first published in 1987, is devoted to a discussion of interrelations of the economic base with the cultural, social and political structures, and of its impact on the state. The ‘rentier states’ of the Middle East, which derive a substantial part of their revenue from foreign...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Red Sea Region

    Local Actors and the Superpowers

    By Roberto Aliboni

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Since the late 1970s the Red Sea has become extremely important both in international politics and regional affairs. This situation came about because of the growing Soviet presence in the Horn of Africa and Saudi efforts to have the Red Sea treated as an ‘Arab Lake’. This book, first published in...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Beyond Coercion

    The Durability of the Arab State

    Edited by Adeed Dawisha, I. William Zartman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This volume, first published in 1988, analyses the process of stabilisation amongst the Arab states, a process that has contradicted all predictions of impending disintegration and impending collapse. Although there were some cases of disintegration, there are evidently mechanisms at work that...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Parliaments and Parties in Egypt

    By Jacob M. Landau

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Egypt was the first Arabic-speaking country to throw off the yoke of Turkish rule, with an attendant growth in European influence. The impact of the West was most obvious in the political-constitutional field, with the gradual adoption of Western patterns of government and political life. This book...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Arab and Regional Politics in the Middle East

    By P.J. Vatikiotis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Three main themes are explored in this book, first published in 1984: the first is the problem of religion and politics as a major and long-standing preoccupation of Middle-easterners or Arab Muslims themselves; the second is that of the conflict-ridden inter-Arab and regional politics, approached...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge