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Welcome to the Psychology Press Middle East Studies Blog, where we publish news and updates about featured products, notable authors, special promotions and discounts. You can also browse our blog posts by category to learn more about products in your area of interest.

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  1. New Title - Israeli Peacemaking since 1967

    "This book should be read by politicians, diplomats, and the public as providing invaluable lessons in peace making and conflict resolution in the Middle East." - Daniel Kurtzer, Princeton University and Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel and Egypt 

    Examining the Israeli-Arab conflict as an "intractable conflict," Israeli Peacemaking since 1967 seeks to determine just which factors, or combination of factors, impacted on Israel's position in past peace-making efforts, possibly accounting for breakthroughs or failures to reach agreement.  

    Find out more here.

  2. Featured Author | Khalil Osman

    Routledge Author Khalil Osman tells us about his new book Sectarianism in Iraq : The Making of State and Nation Since 1920.

    Find out more about the book here.

  3. Resources for Teaching in Higher Education Catalog Now Online!

    The books featured in this catalog are aimed at supporting the Higher Education teaching professional and will offer essential guidance, tips, and techniques that are sure to enhance your practice. Take a moment to browse our complete list of practical teaching and learning & eLearning resources by clicking on our subject sections on the left of this page.

    View the entire catalog here

  4. Authors of the Month: Nahla Yassine-Hamdan & Frederic S Pearson

    Authors Nahla Yassine-Hamdan & Frederic S Pearson take a little time to talk about their new book Arab Approaches to Conflict Resolution and why they wrote it!

    This book examines Arab approaches to mediation, negotiation and settlement of political disputes.

  5. Featured Author: Leonidas Karakatsanis

    Routledge author Leonidas Karakatsanis talks to us about his book Turkish-Greek Relations | Rapprochement, Civil Society and the Politics of Friendship.

  6. Featured Textbook: Islam and Politics

    "This work incisively examines a subject of intense public and policy interest. Ranging widely across issues and regions, Islam and Politics provides an unerring guide to Islamism and the impact of globalization from above and protest from below. The analysis is always illuminating, the writing accessible and balanced." - James Piscatori, Professor of International Relations, Durham University, UK.

  7. New Title: Political Islam, World Politics and Europe

    Political Islam, World Politics and Europe | From Jihadist to Institutional Islamism, 2nd Edition
    Bassam Tibi

    The new and updated edition of Political Islam, World Politics and Europe focusses on the shift within political Islam, in light of 9/11 and the events of the Arab Spring, from a jihadist struggle, to institutional Islamism.

    Find out more here.

  8. New title: Regional Security Dialogue in the Middle East

    At this time of considerable political turmoil in the Middle East, there is a pressing need to explore alternative frameworks for regional security. The book discusses the Helsinki Process as one potentially relevant historical model to learn from. Providing a gamut of views on regional threat perception and suggesting ways forward for regional peace, this book is essential reading for students and scholars with an interest in Politics, the Middle East and Conflict Studies.
    Read more about the book and order a copy

  9. New title: Routledge Handbook of Islam in the West

    Islam has long been a part of the West in terms of religion, culture, politics and society. Discussing this interaction from al-Andalus to the present, this Handbook explores the influence Islam has had, and continues to exert; particularly its impact on host societies, culture and politics. Presenting readers with a range of perspectives from scholars based in Europe, the US, and the Middle East, this Handbook challenges perceptions on both western and Muslim sides and will be an invaluable resource for policymakers and academics with an interest in the History of Islam, Religion and the contemporary relationship between Islam and the West.

    Find out more and order a copy - available a special introductory price!

  10. A Century of Knowledge - Middle East Studies

    Over 15,000 newly digitized eBooks from Routledge including over 6,000 titles completely free to view for the month of June.

    Find out more here.

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