Taylor & Francis India: Middle East Culture

  • Muslims and the New Media: Historical and Contemporary Debates book cover

    Muslims and the New Media

    Historical and Contemporary Debates, 1st Edition

    By Göran Larsson

    Scholars from an extensive range of academic disciplines have focused on Islam in cyberspace and the media, but there are few historical studies that have outlined how Muslim 'ulama' have discussed and debated the introduction and impact of these new media. Muslims and the New Media explores how…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Turkish Metal: Music, Meaning, and Morality in a Muslim Society book cover

    Turkish Metal

    Music, Meaning, and Morality in a Muslim Society, 1st Edition

    By Pierre Hecker

    Turkish Metal journeys deep into the heart of the Turkish heavy metal scene, uncovering the emergence, evolution, and especially the social implications of this controversial musical genre in a Muslim society. The book applies an ethnographic approach in order to study social and cultural change in…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • A Victorian Traveler in the Middle East: The Photography and Travel Writing of Annie Lady Brassey book cover

    A Victorian Traveler in the Middle East

    The Photography and Travel Writing of Annie Lady Brassey, 1st Edition

    By Nancy Micklewright

    Juxtaposing the albums of Lady Brassey, an overlooked figure among Victorian women travelers, with Brassey's travel books, Nancy Micklewright takes advantage of a unique opportunity to examine the role of photography in the 1870s and 1880s in constructing ideas about place and empire. This study…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Futile Diplomacy, Volume 1: Early Arab-Zionist Negotiation Attempts, 1913-1931 book cover

    Futile Diplomacy, Volume 1

    Early Arab-Zionist Negotiation Attempts, 1913-1931, 1st Edition

    By Neil Caplan

    Most students of the history of Arab-Jewish relations have come to take for granted the stubborn resistance of the continuing dispute to any form of lasting and ‘reasonable’ solution. This book, first published in 1983, examines early Arab-Zionist negotiating experience with the assumption that…

    Paperback – 2016-11-10
    Routledge

  • Futile Diplomacy, Volume 2: Arab-Zionist Negotiations and the End of the Mandate book cover

    Futile Diplomacy, Volume 2

    Arab-Zionist Negotiations and the End of the Mandate, 1st Edition

    By Neil Caplan

    With half of this book, first published in 1986, being given over to Neil Caplan’s detailed analysis and half to the collection of the original documents, the second volume in Futile Diplomacy provides another essential resource for the understanding of the Arab-Israeli conflict. In Arab-Zionist…

    Paperback – 2016-11-10
    Routledge

  • Futile Diplomacy, Volume 3: The United Nations, the Great Powers and Middle East Peacemaking, 1948-1954 book cover

    Futile Diplomacy, Volume 3

    The United Nations, the Great Powers and Middle East Peacemaking, 1948-1954, 1st Edition

    By Neil Caplan

    This book, first published in 1997, provides a careful and balanced behind-the-scenes account of the intricate diplomatic activity of the period between the first and second Arab-Israeli wars. The author examines the recurring deadlocks in terms of the motives and calculations of the various…

    Paperback – 2016-11-10
    Routledge

  • Futile Diplomacy, Volume 4: Operation Alpha and the Failure of Anglo-American Coercive Diplomacy in the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1954-1956 book cover

    Futile Diplomacy, Volume 4

    Operation Alpha and the Failure of Anglo-American Coercive Diplomacy in the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1954-1956, 1st Edition

    By Neil Caplan

    This book, first published in 1997, focuses on the Anglo-American cooperation which began during the relatively uneventful years 1953 and 1954, and which led to a covert operation, code-named 'Alpha', which aimed – unsuccessfully – at convincing Egyptian and Israeli leaders to consider a settlement…

    Paperback – 2016-11-10
    Routledge

  • The Rift in Israel: Religious Authority and Secular Democracy book cover

    The Rift in Israel

    Religious Authority and Secular Democracy, 1st Edition

    By S. Clement Leslie

    The subject matter of this book, first published in 1971, is not less relevant, though less familiar, than the military adventures of Israel. For the book deals with the spiritual tensions that underlie and go far to explain the conduct of the country, standing as it does at the heart of some of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge

  • Palestinian Leadership on the West Bank: The Changing Role of the Arab Mayors under Jordan and Israel book cover

    Palestinian Leadership on the West Bank

    The Changing Role of the Arab Mayors under Jordan and Israel, 1st Edition

    By Moshe Maoz

    The West Bank has for generations been the core area of the Palestinian-Arab community and of its national movement. Since 1967, it has become the main area of confrontation in the prolonged conflict between Palestinian-Arab and Jewish-Zionist nationalism. The Palestinian armed organization, the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge

  • Facts and Fables: The Arab-Israeli Conflict book cover

    Facts and Fables

    The Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Clifford A. Wright

    The Arab-Israeli conflict is one of the greatest threats to world peace today. Yet for all the importance and passion of this conflict very little is actually known about the story behind the headlines. Behind each confrontation and each act of terrorism is a long and deep story. This primer on the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge

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

    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

  • The Covenant and the Sword: Arab-Israeli Relations, 1948-56 book cover

    The Covenant and the Sword

    Arab-Israeli Relations, 1948-56, 1st Edition

    By Earl Berger

    In January 1949 the first Arab-Israeli war ended. In October 1956 the second began with Israel’s invasion of Egypt. What happened in those intervening seven years to persuade the Israelis to attack is the subject of this book, first published in 1965. Israel’s relations with the Arab countries…

    Paperback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge

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