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  1. Libya: Agriculture and Economic Development (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Edited by J.A. Allan, K.S. McLachlan, Edith T. Penrose

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

    Oil revenues have made Libya rich since 1961, when oil exports began. This new wealth has affected all sectors of the economy and especially the agricultural sector; there have been considerable movements of population, changes in the use of land, and, possibly most important, there has been a...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Middle Eastern Village (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Changing Economic and Social Relations

    By Richard Lawless

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

    Rapid and uneven change to the fabric of rural life is widespread in modern Middle Eastern countries. Modernisation, usually in the Western model, has often brought major improvements in agricultural technology, education and public health but has also had the effect of weakening the traditional...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 17th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Qatar (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Development of an Oil Economy

    By Ragaei el Mallakh

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

    No region in the world has seen so much development activity in the last ten years as the Gulf area. Since ‘black gold’ catapulted the oil-producing countries into the limelight of the international political and economic scene, there has been a proliferation of studies on the larger exporting...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Economic Development of the United Arab Emirates (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    By Ragaei el Mallakh

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

    Since the early 1970s the oil producing countries of the Gulf have become a focus of intense interest worldwide. Most of this interest has centred on the oil giants, Saudi Arabia, Iran, even Iraq and Kuwait. Yet the United Arab Emirates is also among the largest producers, on a par with Kuwait,...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Arab Gulf Economy in a Turbulent Age (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    By Hazem Beblawi

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

    The shock discovery of oil in the Gulf States thrust them from relative obscurity to the forefront of international finance and politics. It coincided with the breakdown of the international monetary system and the twin food and energy crisis, all of which helped to magnify the impact of the oil...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge