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  • The Darkest Sides of Politics, II: State Terrorism, “Weapons of Mass Destruction,” Religious Extremism, and Organized Crime book cover

    The Darkest Sides of Politics, II

    State Terrorism, “Weapons of Mass Destruction,” Religious Extremism, and Organized Crime

    By Jeffrey M. Bale

    This book examines a wide array of phenomena that arguably constitute the most noxious, extreme, terrifying, murderous, secretive, authoritarian, and/or anti-democratic aspects of national and international politics. Scholars should not ignore these "dark sides" of politics, however unpleasant they…

    Paperback – 2017-10-17
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    Extremism and Democracy

  • Governance and Security in Jerusalem: The Jerusalem Old City Initiative book cover

    Governance and Security in Jerusalem

    The Jerusalem Old City Initiative

    Edited by Tom Najem, Michael J. Molloy, Michael Bell, John Bell

    Governance and Security in Jerusalem is the second in a series of three books which collectively present in detail the work of the Jerusalem Old City Initiative, or JOCI, a major Canadian-led Track Two diplomatic effort, undertaken between 2003 and 2014. The aim of the Initiative was to find…

    Hardback – 2017-10-10
    Routledge
    UCLA Center for Middle East Development (CMED) series

  • Transitions: Russians, Ethiopians, and Bedouins in Israel’s Negev Desert book cover

    Transitions

    Russians, Ethiopians, and Bedouins in Israel’s Negev Desert

    By Richard Isralowitz, Jonathan Friedlander

    This title was first published in 2000:  Comprising over one-third of the land area of Israel, the Negev is home to more than 400,000 residents representing one of the most unusual ethnic mixes in the world. Immigrants from many regions and countries: North Africa, Ethiopia, the Middle East,…

    Hardback – 2017-10-10
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  • 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.

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