Highly Recommended CHOICE Titles from Routledge and CRC Press

A full list of titles reviewed as "Highly Recommended" by CHOICE Magazine, 2012-2019.

Middle Eastern Studies

The full list of Routledge Middle Eastern Studies titles reviewed as Highly Recommended by CHOICE Magazine since 2012.

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  • Dismantling the Ottoman Empire

    Britain, America and the Armenian question, 1st Edition

    By Nevzat Uyanık

    Prior to World War I, American involvement in Armenian affairs was limited to missionary and educational interests. This was contrary to Britain, which had played a key role in the diplomatic arena since the Treaty of Berlin in 1878, when the Armenian question had become a subject of great power…

    Hardback – 2015-09-25
    Routledge
    SOAS/Routledge Studies on the Middle East

  • Iraq in the Twenty-First Century

    Regime Change and the Making of a Failed State, 1st Edition

    By Tareq Y. Ismael, Jacqueline S. Ismael

    Much has been written about the events surrounding the 2003 Anglo-American invasion of Iraq and its aftermath, especially about the intentions, principles, plans and course of action of US policy, but much less attention has been given to the consequences of US policy on Iraqi political and social…

    Hardback – 2015-02-17
    Routledge
    Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

  • Nomads in Postrevolutionary Iran

    The Qashqa'i in an Era of Change, 1st Edition

    By Lois Beck

    Examining the rapid transition in Iran from a modernizing, westernizing, secularizing monarchy (1941-79) to a hard-line, conservative, clergy-run Islamic republic (1979-), this book focuses on the ways this process has impacted the Qashqa’i—a rural, nomadic, tribally organized, Turkish-speaking,…

    Hardback – 2014-09-18
    Routledge
    Iranian Studies

  • Routledge Handbook of Islam in the West

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roberto Tottoli

    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.…

    Hardback – 2014-08-20
    Routledge

  • The Formation of Kurdishness in Turkey

    Political Violence, Fear and Pain, 1st Edition

    By Ramazan Aras

    The Formation of Kurdishness in Turkey examines political violence, the politics of fear and the Kurdish experience of pain through an analysis of life stories, personal narratives and testimonies of Kurdish subjects in contemporary Turkey. It traces the physical and psychological impacts of the…

    Hardback – 2013-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • Modern Turkey

    People, State and Foreign Policy in a Globalised World, 1st Edition

    By Bill Park

    This exciting new textbook provides a broad and comprehensive overview of contemporary Turkey. Placing the country and its people within the context of a rapidly globalizing world, the book covers a diverse range of themes such as politics, economics, international relations, the Turkic world,…

    Paperback – 2011-08-30
    Routledge