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  1. Radical Islam in the Former Soviet Union

    Edited by Galina M. Yemelianova

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    This is the first comprehensive and comparative examination of Islamic radicalisation in the Muslim regions of the former Soviet Union since the end of Communism. Since the 1990s, the ex-Soviet Muslim Volga-Urals, Caucasus and Central Asia have been among the most volatile and dynamic zones of...

    Published May 11th 2011 by Routledge

  2. A History Of Persia (Volume 1)

    By Sir Percy Sykes

    This is a facsimile of a classic history first published by Macmillan in 1915 and issued in two further editions by Routledge and Kegan Paul. Sir Percy Sykes was an explorer, consul, soldier and a spy who lived and travelled in Persia over a period of twenty-five years. This two-volume collection...

    Published May 9th 2011 by Routledge

  3. A History Of Persia (Volume 2)

    By Sir Percy Sykes

    This is a facsimile of a classic history first published by Macmillan in 1915 and issued in two further editions by Routledge and Kegan Paul. Sir Percy Sykes was an explorer, consul, soldier and a spy who lived and travelled in Persia over a period of twenty-five years. This two-volume collection...

    Published May 9th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Japan's Middle East Security Policy

    Theory and Cases

    By Yukiko Miyagi

    Series: Sheffield Centre for Japanese Studies/Routledge Series

    This study examines how Japanese policy toward Middle East security issues is shaped by the need to both maintain Japan’s security alliance with the US and its oil relationship with states in the Middle East. Yukiko Miyagi introduces the historic roots of Japan’s policy, and then focuses on the...

    Published April 14th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Economic Performance in the Middle East and North Africa

    Institutions, Corruption and Reform

    Edited by Serdar Sayan

    Series: Routledge Political Economy of the Middle East and North Africa

    The economies of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region are in dire need of substantial institutional reform to improve their growth performance so as to create enough jobs for millions of entrants into their respective job markets, and to fight poverty and income inequality. This is...

    Published April 10th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Political Islam in Central Asia

    The challenge of Hizb ut-Tahrir

    By Emmanuel Karagiannis

    Series: Central Asian Studies

    The terrorist attacks in the United States on 9/11 and the U.S.-led military campaign against the Taliban regime in Afghanistan have intensified scrutiny of radical Islamic groups across Central Asia. This books offers one of the first comprehensive studies of the activities of one of the most...

    Published April 10th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Women, Islam and Everyday Life

    Renegotiating Polygamy in Indonesia

    By Nina Nurmila

    Series: ASAA Women in Asia Series

    This book examines Islam and women’s everyday life, focusing in particular on the highly controversial issue of polygamy. It discusses the competing interpretations of the Qur’anic verses that are at the heart of Muslim controversies over polygamy, with some groups believing that Islam enshrines...

    Published April 10th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Referring to God

    Jewish and Christian Perspectives

    By Paul Helm

    Series: Routledge Jewish Studies Series

    There is a long tradition of discussion in the philosophy of religion about the problems and possibilities involved in talking about God. This book presents accounts of the problem within Jewish and Christian philosophy....

    Published April 6th 2011 by Routledge

  9. From Falashas to Ethiopian Jews

    The External Influences for Change, c. 1860-1960

    By Daniel Summerfield

    Series: Routledge Jewish Studies Series

    In the light of the Israeli government's plan to halt Ethiopian immigration, this book provides original research into the transformation of the Falashas to Ethiopian Jews during the twentieth century which made them eligible for immigration into Israel, adding a new dimension to the question...

    Published April 6th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Trajectories of Education in the Arab World

    Legacies and Challenges

    Edited by Osama Abi-Mershed

    Series: Routledge Advances in Middle East and Islamic Studies

    Trajectories of Education in the Arab World gives a broad yet detailed historical and geographical overview of education in Arab countries. Drawing on pre-modern and modern educational concepts, systems, and practices in the Arab world, this book examines the impact of Western cultural influence,...

    Published April 6th 2011 by Routledge