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  • Ibn Rushd (Averroes) book cover

    Ibn Rushd (Averroes)

    1st Edition

    By Dominique Urvoy

    The twelfth-century philosopher Ibn Rushd, also known as Averroes, played a crucial role in the transmission of classical philosophy to Islam, and his work had a profound influence on western scholasticism and on aspects of Renaissance thought. This book, first published in 1991, sets out the main…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
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  • The Muslim Contribution to Mathematics book cover

    The Muslim Contribution to Mathematics

    1st Edition

    By Ali Abdullah Al-Daffa'

    This book, first published in 1977, discusses the Muslim contribution to mathematics during the golden age of Muslim learning from the seventh to the thirteenth century. It was during this period that Muslim culture exerted powerful economic, political and religious influence over a large part of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
    Routledge

  • The 'Metaphysica' of Avicenna (ibn Sīnā): A critical translation-commentary and analysis of the fundamental arguments in Avicenna's 'Metaphysica' in the 'Dānish Nāma-i 'alā'ī' ('The Book of Scientific Knowledge') book cover

    The 'Metaphysica' of Avicenna (ibn Sīnā)

    A critical translation-commentary and analysis of the fundamental arguments in Avicenna's 'Metaphysica' in the 'Dānish Nāma-i 'alā'ī' ('The Book of Scientific Knowledge'), 1st Edition

    By Parviz Morewedge

    In this book, first published in 1973, Professor Parviz Morewedge, an expert on Islamic philosophy and mysticism, provides a critical exposition of one text of ibn Sina (Avicenna), the great Persian philosopher who lived from 980 to 1037. The text is his Metaphysica in the Danish Nama-I ‘ala’I (The…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
    Routledge

  • Algeria: The Revolution Institutionalized book cover

    Algeria

    The Revolution Institutionalized, 1st Edition

    By John P. Entelis

    After over a century of intensive colonial rule and nearly eight years of revolutionary warfare, Algeria emerged in a state of total economic decrepitude and political backwardness. Yet in the two decades following independence in 1962 the country achieved a remarkable degree of political stability…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: North Africa

  • Algeria and France: From Colonialism to Cooperation book cover

    Algeria and France

    From Colonialism to Cooperation, 1st Edition

    By Dorothy Pickles

    Beginning as a small, seemingly insignificant rebellion in 1954, the Algerian struggle for independence assumed such proportions that it strangled France’s foreign policy, threatened her international relations, poisoned the political atmosphere, and toppled one government after another. In this…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: North Africa

  • Contemporary North Africa: Issues of Development and Integration book cover

    Contemporary North Africa

    Issues of Development and Integration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Halim Barakat

    This book by a group of international scholars, both Arab and Western, was first published in 1985, and considers the state of contemporary North Africa and its position both in the Arab world and within wider international affairs. It examines the cultural and historical contexts which have shaped…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: North Africa

  • North Africa: Nation, State, and Region book cover

    North Africa

    Nation, State, and Region, 1st Edition

    Edited by George Joffé

    North Africa differs from the Middle East in several significant ways. It was subject to a uniform colonial experience as part of the French empire; its populations are far more culturally homogeneous than those of the Middle East; and, since the Reconquista, it has always been far more susceptible…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: North Africa

  • Global and Local in Algeria and Morocco: The World, The State and the Village book cover

    Global and Local in Algeria and Morocco

    The World, The State and the Village, 1st Edition

    Edited by James McDougall, Robert P. Parks

    This book brings together contributors across the disciplines to examine the local, national, regional and global processes that have shaped Maghribi societies, economies and politics since the colonial period. Focusing equally on the local shape of global processes and on the broader significance…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Egypt's Economic Potential (RLE Egypt) book cover

    Egypt's Economic Potential (RLE Egypt)

    1st Edition

    By Roberto Aliboni

    Over the last ten years the Egyptian economy has undergone a major transformation which has led to greater decentralisation and international competition. This transformation, along with changing circumstances in the surrounding Arab areas and the end of hostilities with Israel, has given a boost…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
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    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

  • Egypt, Old and New (RLE Egypt): A popular account. With many engravings, nearly 50 coloured plates and a map book cover

    Egypt, Old and New (RLE Egypt)

    A popular account. With many engravings, nearly 50 coloured plates and a map, 1st Edition

    By Percy Falcke Martin

    A work of history, culture, politics, economics, packed with period photographs and period insights.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
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    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

  • The Copts in Egyptian Politics (RLE Egypt book cover

    The Copts in Egyptian Politics (RLE Egypt

    1st Edition

    By B.L. Carter

    This book explores the political relationship between the Muslim majority and Coptic minority in Egypt between 1918 and 1952. Many Egyptians hoped to see the collaboration of the 1919 revolution spur the creation of both a new collective Egyptian identity and a state without religious bias.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
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    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

  • Women and Knowledge in the Mediterranean book cover

    Women and Knowledge in the Mediterranean

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fatima Sadiqi

    Women in the Mediterranean have helped constitute new meanings of knowledge whilst simultaneously providing a wealth of material that is now part of the knowledge archive of the area. The inception of types of knowledge that differ from the conventional necessitates a re-definition of the concept…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
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    Routledge Advances in Mediterranean Studies

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