Taylor & Francis India: Middle East Studies

  • 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
    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
    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
    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
    Routledge Library Editions: Jordan

  • The Arab Gulf States and the West: Perceptions and Realities – Opportunities and Perils book cover

    The Arab Gulf States and the West

    Perceptions and Realities – Opportunities and Perils, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dania Koleilat Khatib, Marwa Maziad

    This book examines the changing image of the Arab Gulf States in the West. It addresses the question of perception in international relations and how the Arab States of the Gulf have pursued various endeavors to project themselves into Western imagination. The book chapters generate ideas on how…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    UCLA Center for Middle East Development (CMED) series

  • Power, Legitimacy and the Public Sphere: The Iranian Ta’ziyeh Theatre Ritual book cover

    Power, Legitimacy and the Public Sphere

    The Iranian Ta’ziyeh Theatre Ritual, 1st Edition

    By Amin Sharifi Isaloo

    A ground-breaking study of political transformations in non-Western societies, this book applies anthropological, sociological and political concepts to the recent history of Iran to explore the role played by a ritual theatrical performance (Ta’ziyeh) and its symbols on the construction of public…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Contemporary Liminality

  • Arab Spring and Peripheries: A Decentring Research Agenda book cover

    Arab Spring and Peripheries

    A Decentring Research Agenda, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniela Huber, Lorenzo Kamel

    The emerging literature on the so-called ‘Arab Spring’ has largely focused on the evolution of the uprisings in cities and power centres. In order to reach a more diversified and inner understanding of the ‘Arab Spring’, this edited book examines how peripheries have reacted and contributed to the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge Studies in Mediterranean Politics

  • Understanding Israel: Political, Societal and Security Challenges book cover

    Understanding Israel

    Political, Societal and Security Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joel Peters, Rob Geist Pinfold

    The State of Israel is an unlikely powerhouse in a troubled region. Since 1948, Israel has retained its status as a democratic state without interruption. An investor-friendly environment and skilled workforce have led to a thriving economy, whilst the Israel Defense Forces are one of the most…

    Paperback – 2018-10-17

  • Deradicalisation and Terrorist Rehabilitation: A Framework for Policy-making and Implementation book cover

    Deradicalisation and Terrorist Rehabilitation

    A Framework for Policy-making and Implementation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rohan Gunaratna, Sabariah Hussin

    The threat of terrorism, if not adequately managed, is likely to increase exponentially. As terrorist groups’ influence and networks spread globally, a concerted effort in counterterrorism strategy is critical to mitigating the threat they present. Governments facing the threat of terrorism are…

    Paperback – 2018-10-04
    Routledge Studies in the Politics of Disorder and Instability

  • Muslim/Arab Mediation and Conflict Resolution: Understanding Sulha book cover

    Muslim/Arab Mediation and Conflict Resolution

    Understanding Sulha, 1st Edition

    By Doron Pely

    Inter- and intra-clan conflicts in Northern Israel pit hundreds against each other in revenge cycles that take years to resolve and impact the entire community. The Sulha is a Shari’a-based traditional conflict resolution process that works independently of formal legal systems and is widely…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Israeli History, Politics and Society

  • Politics of the Islamic Tradition: The Thought of Muhammad Al-Ghazali book cover

    Politics of the Islamic Tradition

    The Thought of Muhammad Al-Ghazali, 1st Edition

    By Mohammed Moussa

    Over the last two centuries the Muslim world has undergone dramatic transformations, impacting the Islamic tradition and throwing into question our understanding of tradition. The notion of tradition as an unmoving edifice is contradicted by the very process of its transmission, and the complex…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

  • Handbook of Emerging Economies book cover

    Handbook of Emerging Economies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert E. Looney

    A major new volume in the Routledge International Handbooks series analysing emerging and newly emerged economies, including the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) and other likely (Turkey, Indonesia, Mexico, and South Korea) as well as possible (Vietnam, The…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge International Handbooks

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