Taylor & Francis India: Middle East Culture

  • The Manpower Problem in Kuwait book cover

    The Manpower Problem in Kuwait

    1st Edition

    By Shamlan Y. Alessa

    The period since the Second World War saw a spectacular transformation of the Kuwaiti economy, making it one of the world’s major oil states with one of the highest per capita incomes. This rapid transformation, however, has brought with it attendant problems. This book, first published in 1981,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
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    Routledge Library Editions: Kuwait

  • Arab and Regional Politics in the Middle East book cover

    Arab and Regional Politics in the Middle East

    1st Edition

    By P.J. Vatikiotis

    Thee main themes are explored in this book, first published in 1984: the first is the problem of religion and politics as a major and long-standing preoccupation of Middle-easterners or Arab Muslims themselves; the second is that of the conflict-ridden inter-Arab and regional politics, approached…

    Paperback – 2018-12-04
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  • Modern Jordan book cover

    Modern Jordan

    1st Edition

    By Judge Gerald Sparrow

    This book, first published in 1961, covers the whole range of the Hashemite kingdom, its king, its government, the people, the land, industry, the armed forces and the rich history of the country. The aim of this book is to present a living picture of a live and virile people linked by language,…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • On Both Banks of the Jordan: A Political Biography of Wasfi al-Tall book cover

    On Both Banks of the Jordan

    A Political Biography of Wasfi al-Tall, 1st Edition

    By Asher Susser

    To a large extent the history of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has been shaped by the interaction between Jordan and Palestine and between Jordanians and Palestinians. This book, first published in 1994, discusses this relationship during one of its most critical phases, through the prism of the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • The Palestinian Refugees in Jordan 1948-1957 book cover

    The Palestinian Refugees in Jordan 1948-1957

    1st Edition

    By Avi Plascov

    There is perhaps no aspect of the Arab-Israeli conflict that is more complex and more emotionally charged than the problem of the Palestinian refugees. The atmosphere surrounding the discussion has led to confusion, so that the facts have become unclear and the problems more difficult to treat.…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • Politics and the Military in Jordan: A Study of the Arab Legion, 1921-1957 book cover

    Politics and the Military in Jordan

    A Study of the Arab Legion, 1921-1957, 1st Edition

    By P.J. Vatikiotis

    Amidst the turmoil in the Middle East, Jordan has presented a striking example of relative stability, and in this study, first published in 1967, Professor Vatikiotis sets out to show just how far Jordan’s stability depends on its army. The Jordan Arab Army, for long better known as the Arab Legion…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
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    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • Ibrahim of Egypt (RLE Egypt) book cover

    Ibrahim of Egypt (RLE Egypt)

    1st Edition

    By Pierre Crabitès

    The name and fame of Muhammad Ali, the Founder of Modern Egypt, are well known. His vivid personality has appealed to many writers, who have concentrated the limelight on him. Some of them have allowed Muhammad Ali’s son, Ibrahim, to appear on the stage, but they have assigned him a more or less…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
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    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

  • Sons of Ishmael (RLE Egypt): A Study of the Egyptian Bedouin book cover

    Sons of Ishmael (RLE Egypt)

    A Study of the Egyptian Bedouin, 1st Edition

    By G.W. Murray

    Merely to inhabit a desert demands much skill, craft, experience and travel. For the numerous nomadic tribes of Africa and the Middle East, living ancestors of the Egyptians, Jews and Arabs, Egypt is their meeting ground. The author, with twenty-five years of accumulated knowledge, here sets out to…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
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    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

  • The Transformation of Egypt (RLE Egypt) book cover

    The Transformation of Egypt (RLE Egypt)

    1st Edition

    By Mark N. Cooper

    The assassination of Sadat brings to an end another era in Egyptian history. This book examines the crucial issues in the transformation of Egypt in the period between the death of Nasser and the murder of Sadat. Focusing on the upheavals in the Egyptian political and economic structure over the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
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    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

  • Egypt Since the Revolution (RLE Egypt) book cover

    Egypt Since the Revolution (RLE Egypt)

    1st Edition

    Edited by P.J. Vatikiotis

    As the leaders of a revolutionary, nationalist regime, the Egyptian Free Officers who came to power following the 1952 Revolution committed themselves to the attainment of goals associated with modernization, namely rapid economic development based on State planning and industrialization and the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
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    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

  • Orientalism, Eroticism and Modern Visuality in Global Cultures book cover

    Orientalism, Eroticism and Modern Visuality in Global Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joan DelPlato, Julie Codell

    In Orientalism, Eroticism and Modern Visuality in Global Cultures scholars look afresh at representations of nineteenth-century ’oriental’ bodies, inquiring deeply into their erotic dimensions, tracing their global dissemination at cross-cultural intersections of the visual and the political.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
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  • The Gulf States and Oman book cover

    The Gulf States and Oman

    1st Edition

    By Christine Osborne

    The discovery of oil brought enormous change to the Gulf. It transformed the simple fishing and grazing economies of the Gulf states into some of the wealthiest countries in the world. This book, first published in 1977, examines the impact of oil and oil wealth on the Gulf states. It describes the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-09
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    Routledge Library Editions: History of the Middle East

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