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New and Published Books

  1. The Origins of the US War on Terror

    Lebanon, Libya and American Intervention in the Middle East

    By Mattia Toaldo

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    The war on terror did not start after 9/11, rather its origins must be traced back much further to the Reagan administration and the 1980s. Utilizing recently declassified archival resources, Toaldo offers an in-depth analysis of how ideas and threat perceptions were shaped both by traditional US...

    Published November 28th 2014 by Routledge

  2. West Africa and the U.S. War on Terror

    Edited by George Klay Kieh, Kelechi Kalu

    Series: Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

    Since the terrorist attacks on the American homeland on September 11, 2001, fighting the menace has become the frontier issue on the U.S.’ national security agenda. In the case of the African Continent, the United States has, and continues to accord major attention to the West African sub-region....

    Published November 28th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Palestine-Israel in the Print News Media

    Contending Discourses

    By Luke Peterson

    Series: Routledge Studies on the Arab-Israeli Conflict

    Israel-Palestine in the Print News Media: Contending Discourses is concerned with conceptions of language, knowledge, and thought about political conflict in the Middle East in two national news media communities: the United States and the United Kingdom. Arguing for the existence of national...

    Published October 28th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Middle East and North Africa 2015

    61st Edition

    Edited by Europa Publications

    Series: The Europa Regional Surveys of the World

    Now in its sixty-first edition, this title continues to provide the most up-to-date geo-political and economic information for this important world area. New for 2015: - a brand new essay on the prospects for Kurdish autonomy and independence - full details and analysis of the accession of Abd...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Sectarianism in Iraq

    The Making of State and Nation Since 1920

    By Khalil Osman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

    This book links sectarianism in Iraq to the failure of the modern nation-state to resolve tensions between sectarian identities and concepts of unified statehood and uniform citizenry. After a theoretical excursus that recasts the notion of primordial identity as a socially constructed reality,...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Islamic Republic of Iran

    Reflections on an Emerging Economy

    By Jahangir Amuzegar

    Series: Europa Perspectives: Emerging Economies

    This title provides an in depth study of Iran’s post 1979 Revolution economy under the Islamic Republic, with new material and related journal articles combined under one roof in a novel and reader friendly style. The volume starts with an original text, summarizing the development of the Iranian...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Justice and Peace in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

    By Yaacov Bar Siman Tov

    Series: UCLA Center for Middle East Development (CMED) series

    In this book, the late Prof. Yaacov Bar-Siman-Tov argues that the failure of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process so far has been mainly the result of the inability of both sides to reach an agreed formula for linking justice to peace. The issues of justice and injustice are focused mainly on...

    Published September 24th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Arab Regionalism

    A Post-Structural Perspective

    By Silvia Ferabolli

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    Arab regionalism details and examines the power relations involved in the making of an Arab region. On an empirical level, this book concentrates on the drawing of topographic and ideational boundaries in the Arab region, on Arab regional organizations, on the functional cooperation among Arab...

    Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge