Welcome to the 2012 Middle East Research Catalog
Our publishing in this area continues to grow and we have a broader range of
titles than ever before.
We try to represent the best of academic research across the social sciences and humanities, and include a wide array of approaches to the most pertinent issues.
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A small selection of our key titles include:
A History of Arabic Sciences and Mathematics Volume 4
This volume provides a unique primary source on the history and philosophy of mathematics and science from the mediaeval Arab world. It also includes extensive commentary from one of world’s foremost authorities on the subject....
To Be Published February 28th 2014 by Routledge
This book examines the interaction of politics and economics in Turkey. Applying the new political economy and public choice economics, it shows how politicians manipulate the economy for their own ends, for example by using fiscal and monetary policy, and by timing elections to coincide with...
To Be Published April 30th 2014 by Routledge
The State and Minority Groups in Israel, Poland and Northern Ireland
Series: Exeter Studies in Ethno Politics
Ethnic democracy is a form of democratic ethnic conflict regulation in deeply divided societies. In The Challenge of Ethnic Democracy, Yoav Peled argues that ethnic democracy is constituted by the combination of two contradictory constitutional principles: liberal democracy and ethno-nationalism,...
To Be Published October 10th 2013 by Routledge
Institutional Transformation, Identity Conflict and Democracy
This book examines the current political situation in Bahrain and in particular the process of reform that has taken place in recent years. It explores both the roles of the ruling elites as well as opposition actors and shows the major influence of identity politics in this important Gulf state....
To Be Published June 30th 2013 by Routledge
International Relations and Social Change
Series: Iranian Studies
Critically deploying the idea of uneven and combined development this book provides a novel non-Eurocentric account of Iran’s experience of modernity and revolution. Recasting Iranian Modernity presents the argument that Eurocentrism can be decisively overcome through a social theory that has...
To Be Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge
In the Presence of God
Series: Islamic Studies Series
Since 9/11, Salafism has attracted a great deal of attention from the world’s media, which predominantly focuses on its potential for revolutionary violence. Salafism remains poorly understood both in Western media, where it is now the focus of considerable debate, and in Western academia, where...
Published November 12th 2012 by Routledge