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  1. Iran in the 21st Century

    Politics, Economics & Conflict

    Edited by Homa Katouzian, Hossein Shahidi

    Series: Iranian Studies

    Iran is an ancient country, an oil-exporting economy and an Islamic Republic. It experienced two full-scale revolutions in the twentieth century, the latter of which had large and important regional and international consequences, including an eight-year war with Saddam Hussein’s Iraq....

    Published October 11th 2007 by Routledge

  2. The Political Road to War with Iraq

    Bush, 9/11 and the Drive to Overthrow Saddam

    By Nick Ritchie, Paul Rogers

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This volume explores in close detail the events and factors leading up to the second Gulf War in 2003 and considers whether war with Iraq was inevitable. Nick Ritchie and Paul Rogers argue that after the election of George W. Bush, conflict between Iraq and the United States was probable, and that...

    Published September 21st 2007 by Routledge

  3. Islam and Political Legitimacy

    Edited by Shahram Akbarzadeh, Abdullah Saeed

    Akbarzadeh and Saeed explore one of the most challenging issues facing the Muslim world: the Islamisation of political power. They present a comparative analysis of Muslim societies in West, South, Central and South East Asia and highlight the immediacy of the challenge for the political leadership...

    Published May 3rd 2007 by Routledge

  4. Everyday Economic Practices

    The 'Hidden Transcripts' of Egyptian Voices

    By Savinna Chowdhury

    Series: New Political Economy

    This book brings to the forefront the significance of local everyday economic practices to development policymaking. Chowdhury's objective in unearthing these diverse activities is two-fold. She demonstrates why it is a misrepresentation to characterize all that is economic as "capitalism...

    Published January 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Eugenics Movement

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Pauline Mazumdar

    Published December 21st 2006 by Routledge

  6. Beyond Security, Ethics and Violence

    War Against the Other

    By Anthony Burke

    In a world plagued by war and terror, Beyond Security, Ethics and Violence sounds a warning: not only are global patterns of insecurity, violence and conflict getting ever more destructive and out of hand, but the ways we understand and respond to them will only prolong the crisis. When security is...

    Published December 7th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Palestinian Refugee Repatriation

    Global Perspectives

    Edited by Michael Dumper

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    The repatriation of Palestinians is a highly topical issue, and a critical component of any future peace process for Israel/Palestine. Until now, the mechanics of repatriation have not been dealt with in detail. This book explores the notion that the Palestinian refugee case is exceptional through...

    Published November 7th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Israel in History

    The Jewish State in Comparative Perspective

    By Derek Penslar

    Covering topical issues concerning the nature of the Israeli state, this engaging work presents essays that combine a variety of comparative schemes, both internal to Jewish civilization and extending throughout the world, such as: modern Jewish society, politics and culture historical...

    Published October 13th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Military Industry and Regional Defense Policy

    India, Iraq and Israel

    By Timothy D. Hoyt

    Series: Cass Military Studies

    Military Industry and Regional Defense Policy re-examines military industrialization in the developing world, focusing on policy-making in producer states and the impact of security perceptions on such policy-making. Timothy D. Hoyt reassesses the role of regional state sub-systems in...

    Published September 21st 2006 by Routledge

  10. Contemporary Islam

    Dynamic, not Static

    Edited by Abdul Aziz Said, Mohammed Abu-Nimer, Meena Sharify-Funk

    Contemporary Islam provides a counterweight to the prevailing opinions of Islamic thought as conservative and static with a preference for violence over dialogue. It gathers together a collection of eminent scholars from around the world who tackle issues such as intellectual pluralism, gender...

    Published June 30th 2006 by Routledge