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  • The Middle East and the Western Alliance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steven L. Spiegel

    This volume, first published in 1982, provides a comprehensive analysis of the problems affecting the interests of the Western Alliance (the North Americans, the Europeans and the Japanese), the Middle East states, and the Soviet Union. The authors, all internationally recognized experts in their…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12
    Routledge

  • The Emergence of the Palestinian-Arab National Movement, 1918-1929

    1st Edition

    By Yehoshua Porath

    The resurgence of Palestinian nationalism in the wake of the 1967 Arab-Israeli war tended to overshadow the fact that Palestinian national consciousness is not a new phenomenon, but traces its origins back to the time when the first stirrings of nationalism were being felt in many parts of the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge

  • Palestine Jewry and the Arab Question, 1917-1925

    1st Edition

    By Neil Caplan

    This book, first published in 1978, examines the confrontation of the Jewish community of Palestine – the Yishuv – with its Arab question in the period immediately following World War 1, a period of excitement and uncertainty. Its main focus is on the different ways in which the men and women of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge

  • Emmanuel Levinas and the Limits to Ethics

    A Critique and a Re-Appropriation, 1st Edition

    By Aryeh Botwinick

    Emanuel Levinas and the Limits to Ethics highlights how radically different Jewish ethics is from Christian ethics, and the profound affinities that subsist between Jewish ethics and philosophical and political liberalism. The philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas has captured the imagination of a global…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Music, Culture and Identity in the Muslim World

    Performance, Politics and Piety, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kamal Salhi

    In contrast to many books on Islam that focus on political rhetoric and activism, this book explores Islam's extraordinarily rich cultural and artistic diversity, showing how sound, music and bodily performance offer a window onto the subtleties and humanity of Islamic religious experience. …

    Paperback – 2016-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Middle East and Islamic Studies

  • Iran and the Global Economy

    Petro Populism, Islam and Economic Sanctions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Parvin Alizadeh, Hassan Hakimian

    The relationship between religion and the state has entered a new phase ever since the Iranian Revolution more than three decades ago. The recent mass uprisings against autocratic rulers in the Arab world have highlighted the potency of Islamist forces in post-revolutionary societies in the region,…

    Paperback – 2016-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Political Economy of the Middle East and North Africa

  • Dissident Writings of Arab Women

    Voices Against Violence, 1st Edition

    By Brinda J. Mehta

    Dissident Writings of Arab Women: Voices Against Violence analyzes the links between creative dissidence and inscriptions of violence in the writings of a selected group of postcolonial Arab women. The female authors destabilize essentialist framings of Arab identity through a series of reflective…

    Paperback – 2016-06-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Middle East and Islamic Studies

  • Islam and the Politics of Meaning in Palestinian Nationalism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nels Johnson

    The intention of this book is to explore the relationship between an ideological idiom and the changing social movement in which it operates. The basic question is that of what roles an Islamic symbol complex played in different phases of the Palestinian nationalist movement, and what were the…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
    Routledge

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