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  • Geography, Religion, Gods, and Saints in the Eastern Mediterranean

    1st Edition

    By Erica Ferg

    Geography, Religion, Gods, and Saints in the Eastern Mediterranean explores the influence of geography on religion and highlights a largely unknown story of religious history in the Eastern Mediterranean. In the Levant, agricultural communities of Jews, Christians, and Muslims jointly venerated…

    Hardback – 2020-01-10 
    Routledge
    Studies in the History of the Ancient Near East

  • Festival Stories of Child Life in a Jewish Colony in Palestine.

    1st Edition

    By Hannah Trager

    Published in 1920, this anthology of children’s stories reflect the lives and festivals celebrated by children in the Jewish colonies in early 20th century Palestine.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Synagogue and the Church

    BEING A CONTRIBUTION TO THE APOLOGETICS OF JUDAISM, 1st Edition

    By Paul Goodman

    Published in 1908, this book details the development and establishment of Judaism and Jewish culture in contrast to the spread and presence of the Christian church and community. Focusing on the spiritual importance of Jewish scripture and its prominence in other Abrahamic religions, Goodman…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Egyptian Art

    1st Edition

    By Jean Capart

    Edited by Warren R. Dawson

    Originally published in 1923, this book provides an exploration of Egyptian art. Drawing on environmental factors of the Egyptian region, architecture, history and Egyptian society, Capart also provides an insight into the psyche of the Egyptian artist.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Macroeconomics Model and Stabilisation Policies for the OPEC Countries

    With Special Reference to the Iraqi Economy, 1st Edition

    By A. Khalik Salman

    First published in 1999, this book focuses on the macroeconomics issues which directly affect OPEC countries, aiming to set them in the context of the overall development effort. The most extant theoretical and empirical aspects in macroeconomics are integrated smoothly with institutional issues…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Media and Politics in the Southern Mediterranean

    Transition in Tunisia, Morocco and Turkey, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roxane Farmanfarmaian

    This book provides a comparative study of government media instrumentalisation, women in TV talk shows and online surveillance. It explores the ways media and politics intersect and how this is impacting societies across the southern Mediterranean.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-31 
    Routledge
    History and Society in the Islamic World

  • The Arab Lands under Ottoman Rule

    1516–1800, 2nd Edition

    By Jane Hathaway

    The Arab Lands under Ottoman Rule assesses the effects of Ottoman rule on the Arab Lands of Egypt, Greater Syria, Iraq, and Yemen between 1516 and 1800. Drawing attention to the important history of these regions, the book challenges outmoded perceptions of this period as a demoralizing prelude to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    A History of the Near East

  • The Turkic Peoples in Medieval Arabic Writings

    1st Edition

    By Yehoshua Frenkel

    Translating a collection of the most important descriptions of the Turks found in medieval Arabic texts into English, this book aims at delineating the coming of the Turkic people in the eleventh century, their military successes in Iran and Iraq, and the emergence of the sultanate. The book…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Islam And The Cultural Accommodation Of Social Change

    1st Edition

    By Bassam Tibi

    Taking the perspective of anthropologist Clifford Geertz, Tibi re-approaches the problem of social change in Islam, arguing that religions represent cultural systems that both influence and are influenced by religion.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Islamic Law

    1st Edition

    By Peri Bearman

    Edited by Rudolph Peters

    This book surveys secondary literature on the biggest questions that have animated the field of Islamic law since its beginnings. It offers scholars and graduate students a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art review of research in a particular area.…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Israel Under Netanyahu

    Domestic Politics and Foreign Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert O. Freedman

    Examining Benjamin Netanyahu’s more than a decade-long period as Israel’s Prime Minister, this important book evaluates the domestic politics and foreign policy of Israel from 2009-2019. This comprehensive study assesses Israel’s main political parties, highlights the special position in Israel of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Women and Leadership in Islamic Law

    A Critical Analysis of Classical Legal Texts, 1st Edition

    By David Solomon Jalajel

    Islamic law has traditionally prohibited women from being prayer leaders and heads of state. A small number of Muslims today are beginning to challenge this stance, but they face considerable opposition from the broader Muslim community.‘Women and Leadership in Islamic Law’ examines the assumption…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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