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  1. The New Citizen Armies

    Israel’s Armed Forces in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Stuart A. Cohen

    This edited book constitutes the first detailed attempt at a comparative international analysis of the transformations that are currently affecting the composition of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and their place in Israeli society. Focusing primarily on deviations from the...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Fifty Years of EU-Turkey Relations

    A Sisyphean Story

    Edited by Armağan Emre Çakır

    The publication of this book marks the fiftieth year of Turkey’s application to the European Economic Community for associate membership, and evaluates EU-Turkey relations in a historical perspective. Examining the evolving approaches of Turkey and of the EU towards each other, the volume focuses...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Western Foreign Policy and the Middle East

    Edited by Christian Kaunert, Sarah Leonard, Lars Berger, Gaynor Johnson

    This book examines Western foreign policy towards the Middle East, and the extent to which the promotion of democracy has been in conflict with, or supported by, other goals (geo-strategic, economic, and cultural) in the policies of the major actors towards the Middle East. Does the Arab Spring...

    Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Nationalisms and Politics in Turkey

    Political Islam, Kemalism and the Kurdish Issue

    Edited by Marlies Casier, Joost Jongerden

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    This book examines some of the most pressing issues facing the Turkish political establishment, in particular the issues of political Islam, and Kurdish and Turkish nationalisms. The authors explore the rationales of the main political actors in Turkey in order to increase our understanding of the...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Middle East Oil Decade and Beyond

    By Gad G. Gilbar

    This study of fundamental aspects of the oil decade examines the influence of oil production, export and revenues on domestic, regional and international relations. It highlights the expansion of higher education in the Arab world, and the increase in demand for industrial and consumer goods....

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Independent State of Croatia 1941-45

    Edited by Sabrina P. Ramet

    This special issue provides important new scholarship from a variety of perspectives on the structure, ideology and political history of the central fascist group in interwar and Second World War Yugoslavia, the Croatian Ustasha. It is the first volume in English to closely explore the Ustasha’s...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Discourses of Ideology and Identity

    Social Media and the Iranian Election Protests

    By Chris Featherman

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

    In this monograph, Chris Featherman adopts a discourse analytical approach to explore the ways in which social movement ideologies and identities are discursively constructed in new and old media. In the context of his argument, Featherman also considers current debates surrounding the role that...

    Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Revolutionary Guards in Iranian Politics

    Elites and Shifting Relations

    By Bayram Sinkaya

    Series: Iranian Studies

    The Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has been dubbed the ‘kingmaker’ in recent studies of Iranian politics, precipitating heated debates surrounding the potential militarization of the Iranian regime and giving rise to paradoxical understandings of the IRGC; whether as a military...

    Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. Al Jazeera and Democratization

    The Rise of the Arab Public Sphere

    By Ezzeddine Abdelmoula

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

    Al Jazeera and Democratization analyses the increasing role of the media in political transformations with a special emphasis on the Arab world. Taking the Al Jazeera media network as a case study, the author explains how engaging the public and providing platforms for open debate and free...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge