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  1. Palestinian Refugees

    Identity, Space and Place in the Levant

    Edited by Are Knudsen, Sari Hanafi

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Arab-Israeli Conflict

    More than four million Palestinian refugees live in protracted exile across the Middle East. Taking a regional approach to Palestinian refugee exile and alienation across the Levant, this book proposes a new understanding of the spatial and political dimensions of refugee camps across the Middle...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Unrecognized States in the International System

    Edited by Nina Caspersen, Gareth Stansfield

    Series: Exeter Studies in Ethno Politics

    Unrecognized states are territories that have achieved de facto independence, yet have failed to gain international recognition as independent states. These territories constitute anomalies in the international system of sovereign states and often present significant challenges to policy makers, as...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Economic Development and Political Action in the Arab World

    By M.A. Mohamed Salih

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

    Analysis of North African revolt against authoritarianism, known as the ‘Arab Spring’, embraced reductionist explanations such as the social media, youth unemployment and citizens’ agitations to regain dignity in societies humiliated by oppressive regimes. This book illustrates that reductionist...

    Published February 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The United States, Iraq and the Kurds

    Shock, Awe and Aftermath

    By Mohammed Shareef

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    This book provides a descriptive and analytical narrative of the evolution of US foreign policy towards Iraq at the supra-national (global), national (Arab Iraq) and sub-national (Iraqi Kurdistan) levels. The book is unique in that it presents a sophisticated insight into the two major components...

    Published February 19th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Informal Power in the Greater Middle East

    Hidden Geographies

    Edited by Luca Anceschi, Gennaro Gervasio, Andrea Teti

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

    Over the last decade or so, academic and non-academic observers have focussed mainly, if not exclusively on the institutions and places of formal power in the Greater Middle East, depicting politics in the region as a small area limited to local authoritarian rulers. In contrast, this book aims to...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Dissident Writings of Arab Women

    Voices Against Violence

    By Brinda J. Mehta

    Series: Routledge Advances in Middle East and Islamic Studies

    Dissident Writings of Arab Women: Voices Against Violence analyzes the links between creative dissidence and inscriptions of violence in the writings of a selected group of postcolonial Arab women. The female authors destabilize essentialist framings of Arab identity through a series of reflective...

    Published February 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Women, Religion and Culture in Iran

    By Sarah Ansari, Vanessa Martin

    Series: Royal Asiatic Society Books

    Investigates how women, religion and culture have interacted in the context of 19th and 20th century Iran, covering topics as seemingly diverse as the social and cultural history of Persian cuisine, the work and attitudes of 19th century Christian missionaries, the impact of growing female literacy...

    Published February 4th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Contemporary Kemalism

    From Universal Secular-Humanism to Extreme Turkish Nationalism

    By Toni Alaranta

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    The nature and content of Kemalist ideology in Turkey during the last twenty years is analysed in this book. In order to place the current manifestations of this Turkish official modernising ideology in the two-part context of globalisation and the re-sacralisation of the world, Contemporary...

    Published January 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. The European Union and Occupied Palestinian Territories

    State-building without a state

    By Dimitris Bouris

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book analyses the present European Union (EU) approach to state-building, both in policy and operation. It offers a review of the literature on peace-building, EU state-building and conflict resolution, before examining in detail the EU’s role as a state-builder in the case of the Occupied...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Politics of Truth Management in Saudi Arabia

    By Afshin Shahi

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    Exploring the management of ‘truth’ in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, this book aims to investigate the ways in which the official ‘truth’ is constructed and institutionalised in the country. The Politics of Truth Management in Saudi Arabia argues that there are two interrelated notions which...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge