E-books: Middle East Studies

  • The Political Philosophy of Mullā Ṣadrā book cover

    The Political Philosophy of Mullā Ṣadrā

    1st Edition

    By Seyyed Khalil Toussi

    Providing a comprehensive and widely accessible investigation into Mullā Ṣadrā’s works, this book establishes his political philosophy and instigates a dialogue on the relevance of Ṣadrā’s philosophy to present day challenges. Investigating Ṣadrā’s primary sources, the book reveals that his…

    eBook – 2020-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

  • Turkey, the EU and the Middle East: Foreign Policy Cooperation and the Arab Uprisings book cover

    Turkey, the EU and the Middle East

    Foreign Policy Cooperation and the Arab Uprisings, 1st Edition

    By Buğra Süsler

    This book focuses on the dynamics of Turkey’s relationship with Europe in the context of the ‘Arab Spring’ and analyses Turkish behaviour vis-à-vis foreign policy cooperation with the EU. Süsler explains the complexity of Turkey-EU relations by looking beyond membership negotiations and examines…

    eBook – 2020-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Foreign Policy Analysis

  • Suckling: Kinship More Fluid book cover

    Suckling

    Kinship More Fluid, 1st Edition

    By Fadwa El Guindi

    A ground-breaking ethnographic study of suckling in the Arabian Gulf , this book reenergises the study of kinship. It analyses the misunderstood and marginalized phenomenon of suckling drawing on ethnographic fieldwork in Qatar over a seven-year period. Fadwa El Guindi situates suckling (often…

    eBook – 2020-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Netanyahu and Likud’s Leaders: The Israeli Princes book cover

    Netanyahu and Likud’s Leaders

    The Israeli Princes, 1st Edition

    By Gil Samsonov

    This research discusses the second-generation Likud leaders, known as the Princes, who have dominated Israeli politics for most of the last three decades: their relations with their parents and the extent to which they have followed in (or diverged from) their footsteps. The main theme seeks to…

    eBook – 2020-02-20
    Routledge
    Israeli History, Politics and Society

  • The British Mandate in Palestine: A Centenary Volume, 1920–2020 book cover

    The British Mandate in Palestine

    A Centenary Volume, 1920–2020, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J Cohen

    The British Mandate over Palestine began just 100 years ago, in July 1920, when Sir Herbert Samuel, the first British High Commissioner to Palestine, took his seat at Government House, Jerusalem. The chapters here analyse a wide cross-section of the conflicting issues --social, political and…

    eBook – 2020-02-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern History

  • Law and the Arab–Israeli Conflict: The Trials of Palestine book cover

    Law and the Arab–Israeli Conflict

    The Trials of Palestine, 1st Edition

    By Steven E. Zipperstein

    During the British Mandate for Palestine (1922–1948), Arabs and Jews repeatedly used the law to gain leverage and influence international opinion, especially in three dramatic and largely forgotten trials involving two issues: the interplay between conflicting British promises to the Arabs and Jews…

    eBook – 2020-02-18
    Routledge
    UCLA Center for Middle East Development (CMED) series

  • The Iraqi Kurds and the Cold War: Regional Politics, 1958–1975 book cover

    The Iraqi Kurds and the Cold War

    Regional Politics, 1958–1975, 1st Edition

    By Hawraman Ali

    Examining the effects of the Cold War and regional politics on the Iraqi Kurds between 1958 and 1975, this study demonstrates how regional and international powers sought to exploit the Iraqi Kurds in their quest for statehood. The research draws on a plethora of British and American archival…

    eBook – 2020-02-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • The Arab Business Code book cover

    The Arab Business Code

    1st Edition

    By Judith Hornok

    The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are some of the richest and most dynamic emerging markets in the world. But they are tough markets! International companies must think seriously if they want to do business there – the barriers can be numerous and difficult. But the opportunities are…

    eBook – 2020-02-17
    Routledge

  • Leisure and Cultural Change in Israeli Society book cover

    Leisure and Cultural Change in Israeli Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tali Hayosh, Elie Cohen-Gewerc, Gilad Padva

    Providing an inclusive, yet multi- layered perspective on leisure cultures in dynamic hegemonic, subcultural, and countercultural communities, this volume investigates the disciplinary and interdisciplinary aspects of leisure studies in the age of mass migration, nationalism, cultural wars, and…

    eBook – 2020-02-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Society

  • Gulf Crisis book cover

    Gulf Crisis

    1st Edition

    By Ghazi A Algosaibi

    First published in 1991. Gulf Crisis begins with a psychological look at Saddem Hussein and his decisions surrounding the invasion into Kuwait before the start of the Gulf War in May 1990. Ghazi Algosaibi was the Cabinet Minister of Saudi Arabia during the Crisis and therefore writes with a unique…

    eBook – 2020-02-14
    Routledge

  • Islam And The Cultural Accommodation Of Social Change book cover

    Islam And The Cultural Accommodation Of Social Change

    1st Edition

    By Bassam Tibi

    Taking the perspective of anthropologist Clifford Geertz, Tibi re-approaches the problem of social change in Islam, arguing that religions represent cultural systems that both influence and are influenced by religion.…

    eBook – 2020-02-05
    Routledge

  • The Middle East Military Balance 1989-1990 book cover

    The Middle East Military Balance 1989-1990

    1st Edition

    By Joseph Alpher, Zeev Eytan, Dov Tamari

    Now in its seventh year, this annual review provides a detailed database on military forces and strategic developments in the Middle East. It offers statistics on populations, resources and military infrastructures, on armed forces and the military capacity of each state in the region, and on the…

    eBook – 2020-01-29
    Routledge

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