Middle East Studies: Middle East Society

  • Routledge Handbook of the Silk Road book cover

    Routledge Handbook of the Silk Road

    Edited by Johan Elverskog

    Rejecting the notion that the Silk Road ended with the rise of maritime trade, The Routledge Handbook of the Silk Road offers an innovative and interdisciplinary overview of the field. In addition to addressing the standard themes such as art and trade the international team of…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • 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,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Iranian Intellectuals: 1997–2007 book cover

    Iranian Intellectuals

    1997–2007

    Edited by Lloyd Ridgeon

    Previously published as a special issue of British Journal of Middle East Studies, this volume focuses on leading figures within Iran between 1997-2007 and their visions and works that are related to Iranian society. A cross section of opinion is investigated, including the clerical (‘Ali Khameneh…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Israeli Institutions at the Crossroads book cover

    Israeli Institutions at the Crossroads

    Edited by Raphael Cohen-Almagor

    This is a fascinating collection of essays about Israeli society and its institutions. It is written by practitioners who have experience and understanding, who are equipped with the insight and knowledge, and who bore responsibility while serving the public in the various institutions. Among the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
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    Israeli History, Politics and Society

  • Routledge Handbook of Minorities in the Middle East book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Minorities in the Middle East

    Edited by Paul S Rowe

    The Routledge Handbook of Minorities in the Middle East gathers a diverse team of international scholars, each of whom provides unique expertise into the status and prospects of minority populations in the region. The dramatic events of the past decade, from the Arab Spring protests to the rise of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-28 
    Routledge

  • From the Arab Other to the Israeli Self: Palestinian Culture in the Making of Israeli National Identity book cover

    From the Arab Other to the Israeli Self

    Palestinian Culture in the Making of Israeli National Identity

    By Yonatan Mendel, Ronald Ranta

    This book examines the role played by Arab-Palestinian culture and people in the construction and reproduction of Israeli national identity and culture, showing that it is impossible to understand modern Israeli national identity and culture without taking into account its crucial encounter and…

    Paperback – 2018-09-12 
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • A Concise History of the Middle East book cover

    A Concise History of the Middle East

    12th Edition

    By Arthur Goldschmidt Jr, Ibrahim Al-Marashi

    A Concise History of the Middle East provides a comprehensive introduction to the history of this turbulent region. Spanning from pre-Islam to the present day, it explores the evolution of Islamic institutions and culture, the influence of the West, modernization efforts in the Middle East, the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-29 
    Routledge

  • Participation Culture in the Gulf: Networks, Politics and Identity book cover

    Participation Culture in the Gulf

    Networks, Politics and Identity

    Edited by Nele Lenze, Charlotte Schriwer

    This book examines the civil-social interactions which have shaped and continue to influence the political and social development of modern Gulf societies. It analyses the influence of public and private social spaces, such as sports arenas and dawawin as well as developments in the legal and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

  • Islamic Law and Society in Iran: A Social History of Qajar Tehran book cover

    Islamic Law and Society in Iran

    A Social History of Qajar Tehran

    By Nobuaki Kondo

    The relationship between Islamic law and society is an important issue in Iran under the Islamic Republic. Although Islamic law was a pivotal element in the traditional Iranian society, no comprehensive research has been made until today. This is because modern reformers emphasized the lack of rule…

    Paperback – 2018-08-22 
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    Royal Asiatic Society Books

  • Ibrahim of Egypt (RLE Egypt) book cover

    Ibrahim of Egypt (RLE Egypt)

    By Pierre Crabitès

    The name and fame of Muhammad Ali, the Founder of Modern Egypt, are well known. His vivid personality has appealed to many writers, who have concentrated the limelight on him. Some of them have allowed Muhammad Ali’s son, Ibrahim, to appear on the stage, but they have assigned him a more or less…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

  • Sons of Ishmael (RLE Egypt): A Study of the Egyptian Bedouin book cover

    Sons of Ishmael (RLE Egypt)

    A Study of the Egyptian Bedouin

    By G.W. Murray

    Merely to inhabit a desert demands much skill, craft, experience and travel. For the numerous nomadic tribes of Africa and the Middle East, living ancestors of the Egyptians, Jews and Arabs, Egypt is their meeting ground. The author, with twenty-five years of accumulated knowledge, here sets out to…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

  • The Transformation of Egypt (RLE Egypt) book cover

    The Transformation of Egypt (RLE Egypt)

    By Mark N. Cooper

    The assassination of Sadat brings to an end another era in Egyptian history. This book examines the crucial issues in the transformation of Egypt in the period between the death of Nasser and the murder of Sadat. Focusing on the upheavals in the Egyptian political and economic structure over the…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Egypt

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