Middle East Studies: Middle East Politics

  • The War for Syria: Regional and International Dimensions of the Syrian Uprising book cover

    The War for Syria

    Regional and International Dimensions of the Syrian Uprising, 1st Edition

    Edited by Raymond Hinnebusch, Adham Saouli

    Examining the international dimensions of the Syrian conflict, this book studies external factors relating to the uprising. It explores the involvement of outside powers and the events’ impact both on regional and international level. Syria was widely perceived to be essential to the regional…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge/ St. Andrews Syrian Studies Series

  • Iran and Palestine: Past, Present, Future book cover

    Iran and Palestine

    Past, Present, Future, 1st Edition

    By Seyed Ali Alavi

    Examining the nature of relations between Iran and Palestine, this book investigates the relationship between state and authorities in the Middle East. Analysing the connections of the Iranian revolutionary movements, both the Left and the Islamic camps’ perspectives are scrutinized. To provide a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-26 
    Routledge
    Iranian Studies

  • Ethnicity and Party Politics in Turkey: The Rise of the Kurdish Party during the Kurdish Opening Process book cover

    Ethnicity and Party Politics in Turkey

    The Rise of the Kurdish Party during the Kurdish Opening Process, 1st Edition

    By Berna Öney

    This book examines political party behaviour (mainstream party strategies), ethnic politics and the political regime in Turkey. It shows the causal mechanism connecting mainstream parties’ strategies and ethno-territorial party vote share.…

    Hardback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • Winners and Losers in the ‘Arab Spring’: Profiles in Chaos book cover

    Winners and Losers in the ‘Arab Spring’

    Profiles in Chaos, 1st Edition

    By Yossi (Joseph) Alpher

    This book looks at the way primarily external actors influenced and were influenced by the revolutionary chaos that erupted in the Arab Middle East in 2011 The Arab revolutions radically altered the Middle East dynamic and particularly the strategic standing of key actors, both locally and globally…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge
    UCLA Center for Middle East Development (CMED) series

  • Middle East Politics: Changing Dynamics book cover

    Middle East Politics

    Changing Dynamics, 1st Edition

    By Mahmood Monshipouri

    Aimed at undergraduate level courses, this brand-new textbook provides an overview of Middle Eastern politics, offering in-depth examination of the forces of stability, change, uncertainty, and progress in the region. Building on both historical and contemporary analysis, the chapters are timely,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-28 
    Routledge

  • Rebuilding Afghanistan in Times of Crisis: A Global Response book cover

    Rebuilding Afghanistan in Times of Crisis

    A Global Response, 1st Edition

    Edited by Adenrele Awotona

    Rebuilding Afghanistan in Times of Crisis provides academics and researchers interested in planning, urbanism and conflict studies with a multidisciplinary, international assessment of the reconstruction and foreign aid efforts in Afghanistan. The book draws together expert contributions from…

    Hardback – 2019-06-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Football Fandom, Protest and Democracy: Supporter Activism in Turkey book cover

    Football Fandom, Protest and Democracy

    Supporter Activism in Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Dağhan Irak

    Football Fandom, Protest and Democracy offers an in-depth and inside approach to the socio-political history of football in Turkey, where fandom is often revered as part of the national identity, presenting the historical context for football events in the country. Based on original research, the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge
    Critical Research in Football

  • Conspiracy Theories in Turkey: Conspiracy Nation book cover

    Conspiracy Theories in Turkey

    Conspiracy Nation, 1st Edition

    By Doğan Gürpınar

    Conspiracy theories are no longer just a curiosity for afficionados but a politically salient theme in the age of Trump, Brexit and ‘fake news’. One of the countries that has been entrapped in conspiratorial visions is Turkey and this book is the first comprehensive survey in English of the Turkish…

    Hardback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge
    Conspiracy Theories

  • The Power of Civil Society in the Middle East and North Africa: Peace-building, Change, and Development book cover

    The Power of Civil Society in the Middle East and North Africa

    Peace-building, Change, and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ibrahim Natil, Chiara Pierobon, Lilian Tauber

    This book investigates the power of civil society in the Middle East and North Africa, in the context of the post-Arab Spring era, as well as more long-standing challenges and constraints in the region. In recent years, local civil society actors have faced significant challenges from social…

    Hardback – 2019-06-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • The Decline of Democracy in Turkey: A Comparative Study of Hegemonic Party Rule book cover

    The Decline of Democracy in Turkey

    A Comparative Study of Hegemonic Party Rule, 1st Edition

    By Kürşat Çınar

    This book explores the roots of the decline of democracy and the rise of hegemonic parties in Turkey, by comparing the Justice and Development Party (AKP) with other comparable cases throughout the world. Offering a novel analysis in the rise of hegemonic parties, this book incorporates the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • Women in Turkey: Silent Consensus in the Age of Neoliberalism and Islamic Conservatism book cover

    Women in Turkey

    Silent Consensus in the Age of Neoliberalism and Islamic Conservatism, 1st Edition

    By Gamze Çavdar, Yavuz Yaşar

    This book provides a socio-economic examination of the status of women in contemporary Turkey, assessing how policies have combined elements of neoliberalism and Islamic conservatism. Using rich qualitative and quantitative analyses, Women in Turkey analyses the policies concerning women in the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • The Societies of the Middle East and North Africa: Structures, Vulnerabilities, and Forces book cover

    The Societies of the Middle East and North Africa

    Structures, Vulnerabilities, and Forces, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sean Yom

    This new textbook explores the societies and populations of the Middle East and North Africa. Presenting original chapters written by the world’s leading Middle East scholars, it analyzes the social fabric of the region’s varied countries to uncover the organizing structures, human vulnerabilities,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

10Series in Middle East Politics

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