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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Arab Monetary Integration (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Issues and Prerequisites

    By Khair El-Din Haseeb, Samir Makdisi

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

    Pre-eminent among the requisites for economic integration is monetary integration. It is the premise of the chapters in this book that if the Arab world is to achieve a closer degree of cooperation in economic and political spheres, the issue of monetary integration must be given much more...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 17th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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