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Major Works: Middle East Politics

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 14 new and published major works in the subject of Middle East Politics — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Routledge Library Editions: Syria

    Edited by Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Syria

    Routledge Library Editions: Syria brings together as one set, or individual volumes, a series of previously out-of-print classics from a variety of academic imprints. With a variety of titles covering Syria's politics, history and culture, this set provides in one place a wealth of...

    Published December 1st 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Ba'th and the Creation of Modern Syria (RLE Syria)

    By David Roberts

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Syria

    This book traces the development of modern Syria focusing on the contribution of the Ba’th party and Ba’thist ideology. It examines the roots of the Ba’th in the intellectual ferment of the 1940s and charts its growing influence on Syrian politics. Special attention is devoted to the crucial Sixth...

    Published December 1st 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Soviet Union and Syria (RLE Syria)

    By Efraim Karsh

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Syria

    This Chatham House Paper examines the nature of Soviet relations with Syria, assessing the commitments made and the gains reaped by Moscow and Damascus in the economic, military and political spheres. After discussing Soviet interests in the region in general and with regard to Syria in particular,...

    Published December 1st 2013 by Routledge

  4. Syria 1945-1986 (RLE Syria)

    Politics and Society

    By Derek Hopwood

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Syria

    Syria has often lacked sympathetic observers. This book tries to interpret the country and its people in terms of how they see their own history and of what they are trying to achieve. More than a political or diplomatic history, it discusses the economy, society, education and culture to help the...

    Published December 1st 2013 by Routledge

  5. Syria Under Assad (RLE Syria)

    Domestic Constraints and Regional Risks

    By Moshe Maoz, Avner Yaniv

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Syria

    One of the most striking recent developments in the modern Middle East has been the transformation of Syria under Hafez al-Assad from a weak, vulnerable and internally divided state to a leading regional power. While this is increasingly acknowledged by observers of the Middle Eastern scene , the...

    Published December 1st 2013 by Routledge

  6. Islamic Political and Social Movements

    Edited by Barry Rubin

    Series: Critical Concepts in Political Science

    The growing importance of Islam in the world coincides with the growing interest by scholars in understanding Islam as a religion and its political and social influences. The geographic scope of Islam goes far beyond the Middle East, ranging from the Far East to sub-Saharan Africa.There is a vast...

    Published April 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Library Editions: The Arab Nation

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Arab Nation

    This set re-issues 4 volumes originally published between 1985 and 1991. They Examine the historical process of social formation that gave rise to the communal consciousness of the Arab nation and determined its sense of identity Present detailed analysis of resources in the Arab world, including...

    Published May 9th 2012 by Routledge

  8. The Historical Formation of the Arab Nation (RLE: The Arab Nation)

    By A A Duri

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Arab Nation

    This book is a comprehensive examination of the historical process of social formation that gave rise to the communal consciousness of the Arab nation and determined its sense of identity. It aims to provide a historical context for the assessment of prevailing concepts and suggests hypotheses for...

    Published May 9th 2012 by Routledge

  9. The Future of the Arab Nation (RLE: The Arab Nation)

    Challenges and Options

    Edited by Khair El-Din Haseeb

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Arab Nation

    What is the place of the Arab states as a new world order emerges? How can the Arab world respond positively to change as the new Europe emerges, political relationships are restructured, and the information revolution transforms the global economy? To what extent are the Arab states in danger of...

    Published May 9th 2012 by Routledge

  10. The Arabs and Africa (RLE: The Arab Nation)

    Edited by Khair El-Din Haseeb

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Arab Nation

    Concentrating on the past, present and future relations of the peoples of Africa and the Arab world this book examines interaction between Arab and African countries; Africa and the Arab-Israeli conflict; Dimensions of Afro-Arab Cooperation. The book concludes with an open discussion on the future...

    Published May 9th 2012 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Library Editions: Politics of the Middle East
    By Various
    To Be Published June 18th 2015

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