Taylor & Francis India: Middle East Studies

  • The Jewish Origins of Israeli Foreign Policy: A Study in Tradition and Survival book cover

    The Jewish Origins of Israeli Foreign Policy

    A Study in Tradition and Survival, 1st Edition

    By Shmuel Sandler

    The conventional understanding of Israeli foreign policy has been that it is a relatively new phenomenon, with some claiming that the ‘Jewish People’ is an invention by mid-19th century Jewish historians, or simply an ‘imagined community’. This book disputes these claims by demonstrating that the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Afghanistan � Challenges and Prospects book cover

    Afghanistan � Challenges and Prospects

    1st Edition

    Edited by Srinjoy Bose, Nishank Motwani, William Maley

    After decades of turmoil a new phase is opening up for Afghanistan, in which a new generation comes to the fore as many of the key players from earlier phases, including foreign interventionist powers, leave the scene. Although this new phase offers new possibilities and increased hope for…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Arab Lobby and the US: Factors for Success and Failure book cover

    The Arab Lobby and the US

    Factors for Success and Failure, 1st Edition

    By Dania Koleilat Khatib

    All the components needed to construct an Arab lobby exist; the significant Arab Diaspora in the US, the historic strategic relationship between Arab Gulf States and the US, and the Gulf’s economic wealth. However, lobbying is alien to Arab culture and largely absent from its political landscape.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Institutional Innovation and Change in Value Chain Development: Negotiating tradition, power and fragility in Afghanistan book cover

    Institutional Innovation and Change in Value Chain Development

    Negotiating tradition, power and fragility in Afghanistan, 1st Edition

    By Holly A. Ritchie

    George Bernard Shaw once said that reasonable people adapt themselves to the world but unreasonable people adapt the world to themselves. In a sense, this book explores how these so-called ‘unreasonable people’ may interact to re-fashion the world around them in fragile economic development.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Analytical Peace Economics: The illusion of war for peace book cover

    Analytical Peace Economics

    The illusion of war for peace, 1st Edition

    By Partha Gangopadhyay, Nasser Elkanj

    The Middle East is at an unprecedented crossroads between the established Euro-centric system and the emerging Asian powerhouses like India and China. Their economies, policies and social structures are a half-way-house between these two dominant groups and are an important case study to examine in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Economics and Capitalism in the Ottoman Empire book cover

    Economics and Capitalism in the Ottoman Empire

    1st Edition

    By Deniz Kilinçoğlu

    Is it possible to generate "capitalist spirit" in a society, where cultural, economic and political conditions did not unfold into an industrial revolution, and consequently into an advanced industrial-capitalist formation? This is exactly what some prominent public intellectuals in the late…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Jihad in Palestine: Political Islam and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict book cover

    Jihad in Palestine

    Political Islam and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Shaul Bartal

    The 21st century exists in the shadow of the return of extremist Islam to the center of the world’s political stage, a process that began at the end of the previous century. While researchers have focused on the rise of Hamas, this return has in fact manifested itself in a range of independent…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Israeli Conflict System: Analytic Approaches book cover

    The Israeli Conflict System

    Analytic Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Harvey Starr, Stanley Dubinsky

    The Middle East conflict system is perhaps the world’s most important and intractable problem area, whose developments carry global consequences. An effective investigation of the context and change in the region calls for a melding of academic approaches, methods and findings with policy oriented…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Mediterranean Politics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Mediterranean Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Gillespie, Frédéric Volpi

    The Mediterranean space, defined by a major sea, a large number of littoral countries and to some extent their hinterlands, is at the same time an interface between Europe, Africa and Asia. This brings complex challenges in terms of achieving peace and stability. Recently it has received intense…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Kirman and the Qajar Empire: Local Dimensions of Modernity in Iran, 1794-1914 book cover

    Kirman and the Qajar Empire

    Local Dimensions of Modernity in Iran, 1794-1914, 1st Edition

    By James Gustafson

    Despite its apparently peripheral location in the Qajar Empire, Kirman was frequently found at the centre of developments reshaping Iran in the 19th century. Over the Qajar period the region saw significant changes, as competition between Kirmani families rapidly developed commercial cotton and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Late Ottoman Empire and Egypt: Hybridity, Law and Gender book cover

    The Late Ottoman Empire and Egypt

    Hybridity, Law and Gender, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Shlala

    Law and identification transgressed political boundaries in the nineteenth-century Levant. Over the course of the century, Italo-Levantines- elite and common- exercised a strategy of resilient hybridity whereby an unintentional form of legal imperialism took root in Egypt.  This book contributes to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Depicting the Late Ottoman Empire in Turkish Autobiographies: Images of a Past World book cover

    Depicting the Late Ottoman Empire in Turkish Autobiographies

    Images of a Past World, 1st Edition

    By Philipp Wirtz

    The period between the 1880s and the 1920s was a time of momentous changes in the Ottoman Empire. It was also an age of literary experiments, of which autobiography forms a part. This book analyses Turkish autobiographical narratives describing the part of their authors’ lives that was spent while…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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