This is a collection of titles written by a range of international authors that seeks to get at the heart of the political experience in the Middle East, an endeavour that is as crucial today as it was when these books were first published.
1. Arab and Regional Politics in the Middle East P.J. Vatikiotis 2. The Arab State Edited by Giacomo Luciani 3. The Arabs in Israel Jacob M. Landau 4. The Arabian Peninsula Edited by Derek Hopwood 5. The Arabs and the West Clare Hollingworth 6. Beyond Coercion: Durability of the Arab State Edited by Adeed I. Dawisha and I. William Zartman 7. China and the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen Hashim S.H. Behbehani 8. China's Foreign Policy in the Arab World, 1955-75 Hashim S.H. Behbehani 9. Contemporary Yemen: Politics and Historical Background Edited by B.R. Pridham 10. Electoral Politics in the Middle East Edited by Jacob M. Landau, Ergun Özbudun and Frank Tachau 11. Food, Development, and Politics in the Middle East Marvin G. Weinbaum 12. Lebanon: the Fragmented Nation David C. Gordon 13. The Middle East and the Western Alliance Edited by Steven L. Spiegel 14. Middle Eastern Themes Jacob M. Landau 15. Parliaments and Parties in Egypt Jacob M. Landau 16. The Politics of Arab Integration Edited by Giacomo Luciani and Ghassan Salamé 17. The Politics of Pan-Islam Jacob M. Landau 18. The Red Sea Region Roberto Aliboni 19. The Rentier State Edited by Hazem Beblawi and Giacomo Luciani 20. Revolution in the Middle East Edited by P.J. Vatikiotis 21. The Role of the Military in Politics Mohammad A. Tarbush 22. Soviet Strategy in the Middle East Edited by George W. Breslauer 23. The Soviet Union and Arab Nationalism, 1917-1966 Hashim S.H. Behbehani 24. United States Foreign Policy and the Middle East/North Africa Sanford R. Silverburg and Bernard Reich 25. The USSR and the Muslim World Edited by Yaacov Ro'i