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  1. British Foreign Policy Towards Turkey, 1959-1965

    By Cihat Goktepe

    This volume examines how Conservative and Labour governments in the UK related diplomatically to a plurality of Turkish governments between 1959 and 1965. With research based on newly-available Public Records Office archives, the author provides insight on British reactions to political events in...

    Published April 1st 2003 by Routledge

  2. Turkey and the European Union

    Domestic Politics, Economic Integration and International Dynamics

    Edited by Ali Carkoglu, Barry Rubin

    These papers examine the history behind Turkey's application for EU membership. The contributors tackle the thorny issues of Cyprus, Turkey's attitude towards a common defence policy and Turkish parliamentarians' views on the nation's relations with the European Union....

    Published April 1st 2003 by Routledge

  3. Trapped Fools

    Thirty Years of Israeli Policy in the Territories

    By Shlomo Gazit

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    Based upon the author's own experiences this study explores the Israeli government's attitude to the West Bank and Gaza over a period of 30 years. The "fools" in the book's title refers not only to the Arabs who rejected Israeli peace offers but to the Israelis themselves....

    Published April 1st 2003 by Routledge

  4. Rethinking the Middle East

    By Efraim Karsh

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    Rethinking the Middle East runs counter to the received wisdom in modern Middle East studies. This discipline has been dominated by what may be termed a "culture of victimization"; it views the local populations of the Middle East Arabs in particular as the hapless victims of alien encroachment,...

    Published March 30th 2003 by Routledge

  5. The Making of Modern Iran

    State and Society under Riza Shah, 1921-1941

    Edited by Stephanie Cronin

    Series: Routledge/BIPS Persian Studies Series

    This collection of essays, by a distinguished group of specialists, offers a new and exciting interpretation of Riza Shah's Iran. A period of key importance, the years between 1921-1941 have, until now, remained relatively neglected. Recently, however, there has been a marked revival of interest in...

    Published March 27th 2003 by Routledge

  6. The Last Days in Israel

    Understanding the New Israeli Democracy

    By Abraham Diskin

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    During the 1990s many dramatic changes influenced the basic characteristics of the Israeli democracy. This volume examines the challenges and circumstances the country has faced and addresses both the public's and leadership's singular goal of "peace and security". The book also investigates the...

    Published March 1st 2003 by Routledge

  7. Israeli Identity

    In Search of a Successor to the Pioneer, Tsabar and Settler

    By Lilly Weissbrod

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    This thoroughly researched book reveals the true identity of the modern Israeli. Israelis are unique in having changed their identity three times in only one hundred years. Written in a user-friendly style, the book will appeal to scholars and students of the Middle East....

    Published December 30th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Israeli Historical Revisionism

    From Left to Right

    Edited by Derek J. Penslar, Anita Shapira

    The essays in this volume, by leading scholars from within and outside Israel, shed new light on the Israeli historians' controversy of the creation of the State of Israel, the 1948 War and its aftermath, Israel's attitude towards Holocaust survivors, the "melting pot" absorption policy and similar...

    Published October 10th 2002 by Routledge

  9. A Dissenting Democracy

    The Israeli Movement 'Peace Now'

    By Magnus Norell

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    A Dissenting Democracy explores the tension between the will of the whole of Israeli society and the right of the individual conscience to take precedence over that collective will. The author explores the dilemmas that stem from such an individual stance in relation to Jewish political...

    Published September 30th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Decision on Palestine Deferred

    America, Britain and Wartime Diplomacy, 1939-1945

    By Monty Noam Penkower

    Series: Israeli History, Politics and Society

    Professor Penkower's latest book, Decision on Palestine Deferred, offers the first sustained, documented account of Palestine and the Anglo-American alliance during the Second World War. Firmly grounded in three decades of archival research, his spirited narrative offers a fascinating cast of...

    Published July 30th 2002 by Routledge