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Forthcoming Middle East Politics Books

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  1. Sectarianism in Iraq

    The Making of State and Nation Since 1920

    By Khalil Osman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

    This book links sectarianism in Iraq to the failure of the modern nation-state to resolve tensions between sectarian identities and concepts of unified statehood and uniform citizenry. After a theoretical excursus that recasts the notion of primordial identity as a socially constructed reality,...

    To Be Published September 21st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Nomads in Postrevolutionary Iran

    The Qashqa'i in an Era of Change

    By Lois Beck

    Series: Iranian Studies

    Examining the rapid transition in Iran from a modernizing, westernizing, secularizing monarchy (1941-79) to a hard-line, conservative, clergy-run Islamic republic (1979-), this book focuses on the ways this process has impacted the Qashqa’i—a rural, nomadic, tribally organized, Turkish-speaking,...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Military History of the Modern Middle East

    Edited by Barry Rubin

    Series: Critical Concepts in Military, Strategic, and Security Studies

    No area of the world has been more involved in military matters during the last half century than has the Middle East. The region has seen seven Arab-Israeli wars; three wars involving Iraq and two more in Afghanistan; as well as civil wars in Lebanon, Libya, Algeria, Yemen, Syria, and among...

    To Be Published September 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Iran-Iraq War

    New International Perspectives

    Edited by Nigel Ashton, Bryan Gibson

    Series: Cold War History

    This volume offers a wide-ranging examination of the Iran–Iraq War (1980–88), featuring fresh regional and international perspectives derived from recently available new archival material. Three decades ago Iran and Iraq became embroiled in a devastating eight-year war which served to re-define the...

    To Be Published September 25th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Imperialism, Evangelism and the Ottoman Armenians, 1878-1896

    By Jeremy Salt

    To Be Published September 26th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Environmental Politics in Egypt

    Activists, Experts and the State

    By Jeannie Sowers

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    Drawing on extensive fieldwork conducted in Egypt from the late 1990s to 2011, this book shows how experts and activists used distinctive approaches to influence state and firm decision-making in three important environmental policy domains. These include; industrial pollution from large-scale...

    To Be Published September 26th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Domestic Workers in the Middle East

    Status Enhancement and Degradation in Arab Households

    By Ray Jureidini

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Society

    Millions of women from poor countries migrate to the Middle East to undertake domestic work in order to support their families at home. This book examines the slavery-like conditions of these female migrant domestic workers, with specific reference to the Kafala system of sponsorship....

    To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Negotiating for Peace in the Middle East (Routledge Revivals)

    By Ismail Fahmy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Ismail Fahmy was Minister of Foreign Affairs and Deputy Premier of Egypt, but resigned in protest against President Sadat’s visit to Jerusalem in 1977. This book, published in 1983, presents the first portrait of Sadat from within the Arab ruling elite, and gives unique coverage of the crucial...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Arab Spring

    Critical Analyses

    Edited by Khair El-Din Haseeb

    This volume provides a wealth of in-depth, country-specific analyses of the Arab Spring, in addition to works that examine the larger theoretical framework and socio-political implications of events. Unlike other analyses, often from the perspective of Western scholarship from the outside looking...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Political Ideology of Ayatollah Khamenei

    Out of the Mouth of the Supreme Leader of Iran

    By Yvette Hovespian Bearce

    Series: UCLA Center for Middle East Development (CMED) series

    This book explains Khamenei’s political ideologies and Iran’s intentions domestically, regionally and internationally, especially Iran’s political posture towards Israel, U.S. and Iran’s nuclear program, through an analysis of the leader’s speeches and public pronouncements from 1962-2013....

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge