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

    Changing Economic and Social Conditions

    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...

    To Be Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Economic Development of Jordan (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Edited by Adnan Badran, Bichara Khader

    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...

    To Be Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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...

    To Be Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    To Be Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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...

    To Be Published November 18th 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...

    To Be Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Islam and the Political Economy of Meaning (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Comparative Studies of Muslim Discourse

    By William 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...

    To Be Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. A History of Financial Crises

    Dreams and Follies of Expectations

    By Cihan Bilginsoy

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    "Once-in-a-lifetime" financial crises have been a recurrent part of life in the last three decades. It is no longer possible to dismiss or ignore them as aberrations in an otherwise well-functioning system. Nor are they peculiar to recent times. Going back in history, asset price bubbles and...

    To Be Published November 21st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Want, Waste or War?

    The Global Resource Nexus and the Struggle for Land, Energy, Food, Water and Minerals

    By Philip Andrews-Speed, Raimund Bleischwitz, Tim Boersma, Corey Johnson, Geoffrey Kemp, Stacy D. VanDeveer

    In addition to environmental change, the structure and trends of global politics and the economy are also changing as more countries join the ranks of the world's largest economies with their resource-intensive patterns. The nexus approach, conceptualized as attention to resource...

    To Be Published November 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. China's Development

    Capitalism and Empire

    By Michel Aglietta, Guo Bai

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    China is entering a phase where deep structural changes will arise throughout society. These multi-fold processes will be intertwined in a globalized world, impacted by the transformation of capitalism in the aftermath of the financial crisis and under the threat of severe environmental damage....

    To Be Published November 28th 2014 by Routledge