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  1. New - The Secret Anglo-French War in the Middle East

    Shedding new light on the clandestine Franco-Zionist collaboration against Britain in the Middle East and the role of the British secret services in the 1948 Arab-Jewish war in Palestine, this book, which presents close to 400 secret Syrian and British documents obtained by the French intelligence, is essential reading for scholars with an interest in the political history of the region, inter-Arab and international relations, and intelligence studies. Find out more.

  2. New Title - Routledge Handbook of the Arab Spring

    Collating a wide array of viewpoints, specialisms, biases, and degrees of proximity and distance from events that shook the Arab world to its core, the Handbook is written with the reader in mind, to provide students, practitioners, diplomats, policy-makers and lay readers with contextualization and knowledge, and to set the stage for further discussion of the Arab Spring. Find out more.

  3. 2014 Student Reference and Textbook Round Up

    Check out all of the Textbooks and Student Reference titles published in 2014 in Politics & International Relations, Military, Security & Strategic Studies and Asian & Middle Eastern Studies!

  4. Interview with Mariam al-Attar Author of Islamic Ethics

    Routledge author Mariam al-Attar speaks to newbooksinmiddleeasternstudies.com about her book Islamic Ethics.

    Listen to the entire interview here.

    Find out more about Islamic Ethics here.

  5. Routledge Library Editions: Saudi Arabia

    Routledge Library Editions: Saudi Arabia republishes for the first time some key texts on Saudi Arabia, previously out-of-print. The titles cover all aspects of the country, from its native people and their customs, to the formation of the nation state; analyses of the country’s oil economy and its impact on its society; and studies of the country’s, and region’s, politics. Together, the books in this set form an essential reference source to Saudi Arabia.

  6. New Title – Sectarianism in Iraq

    Sectarianism in Iraq: The Making of State and Nation Since 1920

    This book links sectarianism in Iraq to the failure of the modern nation-state to resolve tensions between sectarian identities and concepts of unified statehood and uniform citizenry.

    Take a look inside the first 30 pages for free online!

    Read our interview with the author Khalil Osman about this book here.

    Find out more about this title here.
     

  7. New Title - The Kurdish Liberation Movement in Iraq

    Investigating the transformation of the Kurdish liberation movement in Iraq this book explores its development from an armed guerilla movement, engaged in a war for liberation with the government in Baghdad, into the government of a de facto Kurdish state known as the Kurdistan Regional Government.

    Take a look inside the first 30 pages for free online!

    Find out more about this title here.

  8. Focus On: Iraq & Syria

    As the situation in Iraq and Syria continues to develop, we have made some of our key content on this topic free to view online.

    View all key and free to view titles in our online catalog: here.

  9. Featured Title: Atlas of Islamic History

    The Atlas of Islamic History, by Peter Sluglett and Andrew Currie is due to publish in November. Providing an outline of Islamic history from the immediately pre-Islamic period until the early 1900s, this atlas uses the most up-to-date cartographic and innovative design techniques, to illuminate the history of Islam.

  10. New from Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    RLE: The Economy of the Middle East brings together as one set and as individual volumes a series of previously out-of-print classic titles from a variety of imprints. This set makes available a wealth of important reference sources. Most, if not all, of the authors in this set are acknowledged experts in their fields, and hail from all over the world; many of their works were groundbreaking books on their first publication. An essential reference resource for your library!

     

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