Middle East Studies

Routledge publishes high quality research and reference books on Iranian Studies, Middle East Culture, Middle East History, Middle East Language, Middle East Philosophy, Middle East Politics, Middle East Society, Political Islam, Religion. Discover more about new titles, key texts, series such as Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern History and Routledge Studies in Middle East Politics.

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Email us at middleeast.studies@routledge.com

show all

55Series in Middle East Studies

show all

563New Products

  • The Qur'an

    The Basics, 2nd Edition

    By Massimo Campanini

    This second edition of a popular introduction to the Qur’an includes an essential updated reference guide, including a chronology of the revelation, links to internet resources, and suggestions for further reading. Exploring the Qur'an's reception through history, its key teachings, and its place…

    Paperback – 2016-07-05
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • 'Democratic Knowledge' and Knowledge Production

    Preliminary Reflections on Democratisation in North Africa

    Edited by Larbi Sadiki

    Sudden change in North Africa manifested through popular protests followed by the end of authoritarian regimes in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya revitalised the scholarly concern with democracy in the region. Democratisation and democracy received fresh attention in the ‘Arab Spring’. Arab citizens…

    Hardback – 2016-07-04
    Routledge

  • A History of the Muslim World to 1405

    The Making of a Civilization

    By Vernon O Egger

    Muslims first appeared in the early seventh century as members of a persecuted religious movement in a sun-baked town in Arabia. Within a century, their descendants were ruling a vast territory that extended from the Atlantic Ocean to the Indus River valley in modern Pakistan. This region became…

    Paperback – 2016-06-28
    Routledge

Meet our editorial and marketing teams at these conferences, events and exhibitions this year. We offer 20% discount and exclusive offers to all conference delegates.

11th - 12th April 2016 - British Association for Islamic Studies

13th - 15th July 2016 - British Society for Middle Eastern Studies

4th - 6th September 2016 - EAIS Annual Conference on Israel Studies

17th - 20th November 2016 - Middle East Studies Association

Routledge publishes textbooks for the newest subject areas as well as the most established, and for students at all stages of their degree.

All our texts are widely researched and reviewed by active teachers in the field, and often trialled in courses to ensure they meet the needs of both lecturers and students. Our emphasis on pedagogy and text development, combined with lively and imaginative design, supports students with all the information they need for their course, and guides them to further study and independent learning.

show all

Featured

Editorial Contacts

  • Joe Whiting, Acquisitions Editor

    James “Joe” Whiting is acquisitions editor for Middle East, Islamic, and Jewish studies at Routledge, and has over twenty years editorial experience in academic publishing. He is interested in all subject areas where they relate to the above, such as politics, history, economics, geography, religion, Qur’anic studies, Iranian studies, philosophy, sociology, anthropology, cultural studies, film and media, and Mediterranean studies. He is interested in commissioning new books across all text types including monographs, edited collections, textbooks, supplementary texts, handbooks and reference works.

Series Free-to-View Content

Free-to-view Series Compilations from Routledge Middle East Studies - discount offer!

Click to find out more

Best Selling Routledge Paperback Direct Titles

Discover the best selling Middle East Studies Paperback Direct titles from 2014 and 2015 here.

Newsletter

Sign up for our newsletter and receive expert tutorials, special discounts and free chapter samples.

Subscribe now