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.

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  • The Muslim Brotherhood

    The Arab Spring and its future face

    By Beverley Milton-Edwards

    The Muslim Brotherhood is the most significant and enduring Sunni Islamist organization of the contemporary era. Its roots lie in the Middle East but it has grown into both a local and global movement, with its well-placed branches reacting effectively to take the opportunities for power and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-27

  • Israel's Colonial Project in Palestine

    Brutal Pursuit

    By Elia Zureik

    Colonialism has three foundational concerns - violence, territory, and population control - all of which rest on racialist discourse and practice. Placing the Zionist project in Israel/Palestine within the context of settler colonialism reveals strategies and goals behind the region’s rules of…

    Paperback – 2015-11-23
    Routledge Studies on the Arab-Israeli Conflict

  • The Psychology of Radicalization and Terrorism

    By Willem Koomen, Joop Van Der Pligt

    Terrorism and radicalization have a long history, but in recent years their prominence has been a particularly conspicuous and influential feature of the global political landscape. This important book presents an overview of the processes involved in radicalization and terrorism, and introduces a…

    Paperback – 2015-11-18

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    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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