Taylor & Francis India: Middle East Studies

  • The Turkish AK Party and its Leader: Criticism, opposition and dissent book cover

    The Turkish AK Party and its Leader

    Criticism, opposition and dissent, 1st Edition

    Edited by Umit Cizre

    After landslide electoral victories, two referenda and a presidential election, thirteen years of AK Party rule have shattered many myths regarding Turkey’s politics and the nature of the party itself. This book argues that the last thirteen years are best understood via the AK party’s interaction…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Rewriting Ancient Jewish History: The History of the Jews in Roman Times and the New Historical Method book cover

    Rewriting Ancient Jewish History

    The History of the Jews in Roman Times and the New Historical Method, 1st Edition

    By Amram Tropper

    Half a century ago, the primary contours of the history of the Jews in Roman times were not subject to much debate. This standard account collapsed, however, when a handful of insights undermined the traditional historical method, the method long enlisted by historians for eliciting facts from…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge Studies in Ancient History

  • Saudi Arabian Foreign Relations: Diplomacy and Mediation in Conflict Resolution book cover

    Saudi Arabian Foreign Relations

    Diplomacy and Mediation in Conflict Resolution, 1st Edition

    By René Rieger

    In recent decades, Saudi Arabia has committed itself to playing the part of mediator in intra-national and international conflicts in the greater Middle East region. Examples include the two Saudi-introduced Arab Peace Initiatives of 1982 and 2002, mediation attempts between Algeria and Morocco in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Minority Rights in Turkey: A Battlefield for Europeanization book cover

    Minority Rights in Turkey

    A Battlefield for Europeanization, 1st Edition

    By Gözde Yilmaz

    The issue of minority rights is highly contested in both member and candidate states of the European Union. Compared with other policy areas, the Europeanization process in minority rights is much slower and more problematic. Turkey, though, differs from the majority of the member states by showing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • The Daeva Cult in the Gathas: An Ideological Archaeology of Zoroastrianism book cover

    The Daeva Cult in the Gathas

    An Ideological Archaeology of Zoroastrianism, 1st Edition

    By Amir Ahmadi

    Addressing the question of the origins of the Zoroastrian religion, this book argues that the intransigent opposition to the cult of the daēvas, the ancient Indo-Iranian gods, is the root of the development of the two central doctrines of Zoroastrianism: cosmic dualism and eschatology (fate of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Koreans in the Persian Gulf: Policies and International Relations book cover

    Koreans in the Persian Gulf

    Policies and International Relations, 1st Edition

    By Shirzad Azad

    Analyzing the Korean Peninsula’s contemporary engagement with the Persian Gulf region from the 1950s to the present day, the book begins by asking the following question: What drew Koreans to the region in the first place and under what circumstances were they drawn there?While taking into account…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Education and Ethno-Politics: Defending Identity in Iraq book cover

    Education and Ethno-Politics

    Defending Identity in Iraq, 1st Edition

    By Kelsey Shanks

    The Iraqi Disputed Territories consist of 15 districts stretching across four northern governorates. While an administrative solution for the disputed territories remains evasive, minority groups across the region have been pulled into a clash over demographic composition as each disputed district…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Ibn Al-Arabi's Fusus Al-Hikam: An Annotated Translation of

    Ibn Al-Arabi's Fusus Al-Hikam

    An Annotated Translation of "The Bezels of Wisdom", 1st Edition

    By Binyamin Abrahamov

    Ibn al-Arabi’s Fusus al-Hikam is a translation of one of the most important works written on Islamic Mysticism.Muhyi al-Din Ibn al-Arabi (1165-1240) is deemed the greatest mystic of Islam and his mystical philosophy has attracted the attention of both Muslims and non-Muslims from his time to the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • The Europeanization of Turkish Public Policies: A Scorecard book cover

    The Europeanization of Turkish Public Policies

    A Scorecard, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aylin Güney, Ali Tekin

    Turkey’s candidacy for membership of the European Union has had mixed effects on its public policies. The initial degree of cohesion between EU and Turkish national policies, practices and institutions has varied by the policy field in question, leading to a complex amalgam of fit and misfit…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Routledge Handbook on Christian-Muslim Relations book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Christian-Muslim Relations

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Thomas

    The matter of Christian–Muslim relations cannot be ignored these days. While the term itself may not appear all that often, relations between the two faiths and their reciprocal perceptions are undeniable influences behind many current conflicts, declarations of mutual recognition and peace…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • The Kurdish Issue in Turkey: A Spatial Perspective book cover

    The Kurdish Issue in Turkey

    A Spatial Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zeynep Gambetti, Joost Jongerden

    This volume gives a thorough and comprehensive analysis of the Kurdish issue in Turkey from a spatial perspective that takes into account geographical variations in identity formation, exclusion and political mobilisation. Although analysis of Turkey’s Kurdish issue from a spatial perspective is…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

  • Literary Subterfuge and Contemporary Persian Fiction: Who Writes Iran? book cover

    Literary Subterfuge and Contemporary Persian Fiction

    Who Writes Iran?, 1st Edition

    By Mohammad Khorrami

    The main focus of Literary Subterfuge and Contemporary Persian Fiction is to identify components and elements which define Persian modernist fiction, placing an emphasis on literary concepts and devices which provide the dynamics of the evolutionary trajectory of this modernism.  The question of ‘…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12

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