Jordan in the Middle East, 1948-1988: The Making of Pivotal State, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Jordan in the Middle East, 1948-1988

The Making of Pivotal State, 1st Edition

Edited by Joseph Nevo, Illan Pappé


318 pages

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A collection of articles assessing Jordan's position in the region in light of its quest for legitimacy as a state and as a Hashemite monarchy. Describes the country's role in the conflict with Israel and the balance of power between Palestinians and East Bankers.

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Muslim World Book Review, Vol 17, No 2, 1997

"Highly recommended for students of Middle Eastern politics and contemporary history alike.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Middle East / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies