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Forthcoming Middle East Politics Books

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  1. Everyday Economic Practices

    The 'Hidden Transcripts' of Egyptian Voices

    By Savinna Chowdhury

    Series: New Political Economy

    This book brings to the forefront the significance of local everyday economic practices to development policymaking. Chowdhury's objective in unearthing these diverse activities is two-fold. She demonstrates why it is a misrepresentation to characterize all that is economic as "capitalism...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Iranian Intellectuals


    Edited by Lloyd Ridgeon

    Previously published as a special issue of British Journal of Middle East Studies, this volume focuses on leading figures within Iran between 1997-2007 and their visions and works that are related to Iranian society. A cross section of opinion is investigated, including the clerical (‘Ali Khameneh...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Lebanon and the Arab Uprisings

    In the Eye of the Hurricane

    Edited by Martin Wählisch, Maximilian Felsch

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    Although there has not been the equivalent in Lebanon of the uprisings seen in other Arab countries, the fragile state is under increased strain by the events in the region. Over one million refugees, equal to one quarter of Lebanon’s population, have moved in from Syria, Sunni jihadists and...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Algeria

    History, People and Political Struggle

    By Azzedine Layachi

    Series: The Contemporary Middle East

    This book starts by covering the birth of Algerian nation (a community connected by a homeland, the Arabic language, and Islam), gives an overview of the country under French colonialism from 1832 to 1962—including the seven-year war for independence, and then tackles the state-building efforts,...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Turkey

    Challenges of Continuity and Change 2nd edition

    By Meliha Benli Altunisik, Ozlem Tur

    Series: The Contemporary Middle East

    The authors put issues relevant to Turkey today – such as consolidating democracy, dealing with economic development issues, improving its human rights record and its foreign policy – in an historical context, allowing comparisons with other late developers in the world and reflecting the...

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Jihad in Palestine

    Political Islam and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

    By Shaul Bartal

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    The 21st century exists in the shadow of the return of extremist Islam to the center of the world’s political stage, a process that began at the end of the previous century. While researchers have focused on the rise of Hamas, this return has in fact manifested itself in a range of independent...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Recasting Iranian Modernity

    International Relations and Social Change

    By Kamran Matin

    Series: Iranian Studies

    Critically deploying the idea of uneven and combined development this book provides a novel non-Eurocentric account of Iran’s experience of modernity and revolution. Recasting Iranian Modernity presents the argument that Eurocentrism can be decisively overcome through a social theory that has...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Israeli Conflict System

    Analytic Approaches

    Edited by Harvey Starr, Stanley Dubinsky

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    The Middle East conflict system is perhaps the world’s most important and intractable problem area, whose developments carry global consequences. An effective investigation of the context and change in the region calls for a melding of academic approaches, methods and findings with policy oriented...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Ralph Bunche and the Arab-Israeli Conflict

    Mediation and the UN, 1947-1949

    By Elad Ben-Dror

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    "I swear by all that’s Holy, I will never come anywhere near the Palestine problem once I liberate myself from this trap." Ralph Bunche wrote these lines to his wife in 1949, during the armistice talks on Rhodes. A year later, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his success in ending the 1948...

    To Be Published August 20th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Bodies, Power and Resistance in the Middle East

    Experiences of Subjectification in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

    By Caitlin Ryan

    Series: War, Politics and Experience

    The book examines how exercises of power and processes of security exercised in the Occupied Palestinian Territories have formed Palestinian women as subjects. To understand how women experience occupation, this book examines the various ways in which the occupation is directed at making...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge