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  1. Elie Kedourie's Approaches to History and Political Theory

    'The Thoughts and Actions of Living Men'

    Edited by Sylvia Kedourie

    Elie Kedourie was one of the twentieth century’s most important and controversial historians of the Middle East. He redefined the landscape of the field by challenging the notion that the West’s imperial domination of the region spawned nationalism in Arab countries. In a long career lecturing in...

    Published June 29th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Globalization and the Gulf

    Edited by John W. Fox, Nada Mourtada-Sabbah, Mohammed Al Mutawa

    For centuries, the Arabian Gulf has been a crossroads where seafaring people and Bedouins alike travelled great distances transacting business. Events of the past few years, both good and bad, have directed the world’s attention to the Arabian Peninsula, where a rich cultural tradition is rapidly...

    Published June 8th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Libya and Nuclear Proliferation

    Stepping Back from the Brink

    By Wyn Q. Bowen

    Series: Adelphi series

    This Adelphi Paper examines the motives behind Libya’s pursuit of a nuclear weapons capability, from Gadhafi’s rise to power in 1969 through to the end of 2003. It also assesses the proliferation pathways that the regime followed during this period, including early dependence on Soviet technology...

    Published May 16th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Ben-Gurion's Political Struggles, 1963-1967

    A Lion in Winter

    By Zaky Shalom

    An essential insight into this central figure in the modern history of Israel and Zionism. This important new study explores the years that built up to the Six Day War and details the crucial issues and events the world is still grappling with today. This book traces Daniel Ben-Gurion’s...

    Published April 20th 2006 by Routledge

  5. The Persistence of the Palestinian Question

    Essays on Zionism and the Palestinians

    By Joseph Massad

    In this erudite and groundbreaking series of essays, renowned author Joseph Massad asks and answers key questions, such as: What has been the main achievement of the Zionist movement? What accounts for the failure of the Palestinian National Movement to win its struggle against Israel? What do...

    Published April 12th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Oman - The Islamic Democratic Tradition

    By Hussein Ghubash

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    Oman is the inheritor of a unique political tradition, the imama (imamate), and has a special place in the Arab Islamic world. From the eighth century and for more than a thousand years, the story of Oman was essentially a story of an original, minority, movement: the Ibadi. This long period was...

    Published March 30th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Saudi Arabia

    Power, Legitimacy and Survival

    By Tim Niblock

    Series: The Contemporary Middle East

    Saudi Arabia provides a clear, concise yet analytical account of the development of the Saudi state. It details the country’s historical and religious background, its oil rentier economy and its international role, showing how they interact to create the dynamics of the contemporary Saudi state....

    Published March 1st 2006 by Routledge

  8. Great Power Rivalry in Central Asia 1842-1880

    Edited by Martin Ewans

    This collection spans the years 1842 to 1880, a crucial period that covers the heightening tension in Central Asia caused by increasing rivalry between the two dominant powers, Britain and Russia, and the second Afghan War. Whilst the first part of the period was fairly calm, with proponents of '...

    Published February 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  9. Israeli-Palestinian Peace Negotiations, 1999-2001

    Within Reach

    By Gilead Sher

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    Written by Gilead Sher, Israeli Chief of Staff during the tumultuous 1999-2000 peace negotiations, this book provides a fast paced description and analysis of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Presenting an overview of the core issues of contention, the various key ‘players’ and the possible...

    Published December 20th 2005 by Routledge

  10. British Policy Towards the Ottoman Empire 1908-1914

    By Joseph Heller

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 12th 2005 by Routledge