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Forthcoming Books

  1. Islamism and Globalisation in Jordan

    The Muslim Brotherhood's Quest for Hegemony

    By Daniel Atzori

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    This book explores the activities of the local Muslim Brotherhood in Jordan. It examines how the Brotherhood, working to establish an alternative social, political and moral order through a network of Islamic institutions, made a huge contribution to the transformation of Jordanian society. It...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  2. U.S. Foreign Policy Towards Syria

    Perceiving Syria

    By Ahed Alhouis

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    Since the war started in Syria, the Obama administration has been reluctant to intervene militarily but unhesitating in adopting an antagonistic attitude towards the Assad regime. In fact, for decades the U.S. foreign policy towards Syria has been characterised as confrontational, antagonistic and...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Religious Authority and Political Thought in Twelver Shi'ism

    From Ali to Post-Khomeini

    By Hamid Mavani

    Series: Routledge Studies in Political Islam

    Ranging from the time of the infallible Imams, to the contemporary era, this book provides a comprehensive overview of Shi’i religious and political authority, focusing on Iran and Lebanon, without limiting the discourse to Khomeini’s version of an Islamic State. Utilising untapped Arabic and...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Halal Matters

    Islam, Politics and Markets in Global Perspective

    Edited by Florence Bergeaud-Blackler, Johan Fischer, John Lever

    In today’s globalized world, halal (meaning ‘permissible’ or ‘lawful’) is about more than food. Politics, power and ethics all play a role in the halal industry in setting new standards for production, trade, consumption and regulation. The question of how modern halal markets are constituted is...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Arabian Peninsula

    Society and Politics

    Edited by Derek Hopwood

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Although the Arabian Peninsula is the heartland of Islam and of the Arab world, for decades it did not receive the attention it deserves from scholars and writers. The School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, and the Middle East Centre of St Antony’s College, Oxford, jointly...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Soviet Strategy in the Middle East

    Edited by George W. Breslauer

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Few regions of the world are as politically turbulent as the Middle East, and nowhere is the potential for superpower conflict greater. How does the Soviet Union view the Middle east conflict? Can the USSR play a constructive role in the peace process? In this volume, first published in 1990, these...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. United States Foreign Policy and the Middle East/North Africa

    A Bibliography of Twentieth-Century Research

    By Sanford R. Silverburg, Bernard Reich

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This bibliography, first published in 1990, is a result of a quarter-century professional and personal relationship between two academics interested in Middle East studies. The comprehensive bibliography consists of western, primarily English, language sources published through 1988 and early 1989...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Middle Eastern Themes

    Papers in History and Politics

    By Jacob M. Landau

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This volume, first published in 1973, brings together a wide range of Professor Landau’s work on recent Middle Eastern history and politics, reflecting the breadth of the author’s concern and research. The first section deals with aspects of political organisation in the Middle East, largely Egypt,...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Arabs and the West

    By Clare Hollingworth

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    This volume by acclaimed war reporter Clare Hollingworth , first published in 1952, surveys the politics of an area which has produced, and is likely to produce, more wars that it can consume locally. After a historical opening, about the general situation during and after the war, the author...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Electoral Politics in the Middle East

    Issues, Voters and Elites

    Edited by Jacob M. Landau, Ergun Özbudun, Frank Tachau

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East

    Comparative political study of the Middle East got off to a late start. Unlike any previous studies in comparative politics, this book, first published in 1980, represents an important methodological advance in that it proceeds by themes rather than by countries, and uniquely focuses on three major...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge