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  1. Nationalism and Liberal Thought in the Arab East

    Ideology and Practice

    Edited by Christoph Schumann

    Series: SOAS/Routledge Studies on the Middle East

    This book explores the complex relationship between nationalism and liberal thought in the Arab East during the first half of the twentieth century. Examining this formative period through reformist Islam, Arab secularism and Arab literature, the book situates major shifts in the political...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Arab Minority Nationalism in Israel

    The Politics of Indigeneity

    By Amal Jamal

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    National minorities and their behaviour have become a central topic in comparative politics in the last few decades. Using the relationship between the state of Israel and the Arab national minority as a case study, this book provides a thorough examination of minority nationalism and...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Rethinking Israeli Space

    Periphery and Identity

    By Erez Tzfadia, Haim Yacobi

    Series: Routledge Advances in Middle East and Islamic Studies

    This book sheds light on the production of Israeli space and the politics of Jewish and Arab cities. The authors’ postcolonial approach deals with the notion of periphery and peripherality, covering issues of spatial protest, urban policy and urban planning. Discussing periphery as a political,...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Iran-Iraq War

    Antecedents and Conflict Escalation

    By Jerome Donovan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    In a tradition that dates back to the time of Thucydides, and the Peloponnesian War, the systematic examination of conflict and war has long been a preoccupation of political scientists seeking to resolve the enduring question: Why do wars occur? This study directly engages this question with a...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 27th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 26th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 20th 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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 19th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 10th 2014 by Routledge