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  1. The Economic Development of Jordan (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Edited by Bichara Khader, Adnan Badran

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    Jordan is one of the most important countries of the Fertile Crescent. Although it is not richly endowed with material resources its political significance in the region gives it considerable authority. This book focuses on the economic development of Jordan over the last decade. It analyses the...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Economic Development of Libya (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Edited by Bichara Khader, Bashir El-Wifati

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    Libya has been one of the most remarkable of the Arab oil producers. It has combined an aggressive foreign policy, a domestic political revolution and extraordinary economic growth over the last decade. This book focuses on the development of the Libyan economy over this period. In the boom years...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Arab Economy in Israel (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    The Dynamics of a Region's Development

    By Raja Khalidi

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    The Arab enclaves that exist within Israel constitute a definite economic unit. Despite linkages and subservice to the national economy the region exhibits a range of independent production and consumption modes that suggest potential economic developmental viability. The author considers the...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Economic and Political Change in the Middle East (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    By Elias H. Tuma

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    In the early 1960s the Middle East suffered from political instability, inefficiency of government, widespread poverty and inequality, low productivity, and a mounting population pressure on the region’s resources. With the exception of some of the oil-exporting countries, the entire region still...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Role of Government in the Industrialization of Iraq 1950-1965 (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    By Ferhang Jalal

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    Since 1950 the governments of Iraq have attempted vigorously to develop the economy and have stressed industrial development. Here Dr Ferhang Jalal discusses, analyses and appraises a number of policies adopted by the government of Iraq designed to promote the growth of the industrial sector. The...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Islam and the Political Economy of Meaning (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Comparative Studies of Muslim Discourse

    By William R. Roff

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    To be a Muslim is to be a part of a culture with distinct beliefs, ideas, institutional forms and prescriptive roles. Yet there is a complex inter-relationship between a system of knowledge and belief, such as Islam, and the immediate political, economic and social context of its adherents. This...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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...

    Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Elusive Peace (Routledge Revivals)

    The Middle East in the Twentieth Century

    By William R. Polk

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The Elusive Peace, first published in 1979, highlights the crucial developments in the Middle East during the twentieth century: the coming of nationalism, the struggle for independence, the effects of the Cold War and the four ‘hot wars’ in the Middle East. The numerous attempts to solve the...

    Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Political Psychology of Turkish Political Behavior

    Edited by Cengiz Erisen

    The primary motivation for this book is to focus on something crucial that is missing in Turkish political science: well-founded theories on the Turkish voter and empiricism in scholarly research. Given the absence of such theories, one could ask what then the best model is for explaining a Turkish...

    Published November 5th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Al-Azhar and the Arab World

    Moulding the Political and Ideological Consciousness

    By Malak Badrawi

    Since its foundation in 972 CE (359 AH), Al-Azhar, the Islamic college in Cairo, has been one of the main institutions and centres of learning in the Arab world. For the first time, a comprehensive volume on Al-Azhar published in English. Badrawi examines how Al-Azhar influenced its students...

    Published November 1st 2014 by Routledge