Middle East Studies Products

  • Politics And Change In Alkarak, Jordan

    A Study Of A Small Arab Town And Its District, 1st Edition

    By Peter Gubser

    When Politics and Change in AI-Karak, Jordan first appeared in 1985, it was part of a sparse, but growing, literature about intermediate-level politics in the Arab Middle East. A number of works had been written on national politics, focused primarily on the capital and national institutions and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27
    Routledge

  • Postrevolutionary Iran

    1st Edition

    By Hooshang Amirahmadi, Manoucher Parvin

    Originally published in 1998. More than half of the chapters were originally presented at the 1985 conference of the Center for Iranian Research and Analysis (CIRA) held at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, as well as additional content. The primary purpose of this book is to analyze…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27
    Routledge

  • Strategic Implications Of The New Oil Reality

    1st Edition

    By Shemuel Meir

    Originally published in 1986. The oil crises of the 1970s and the shockwaves they sent throughout the industrialized countries and the Third World, appeared at one point to be ushering in an "Arab Century." But the first half of the 1980s produced a radically different oil reality.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27
    Routledge

  • The New Arab Social Order

    A Study Of The Social Impact Of Oil Wealth, 1st Edition

    By Saad E Ibrahim

    The skyrocketing Arab oil revenues of the 1970s have triggered tremendous socioeconomic forces in the Arab world. Observers have extensively studied the financial and geopolitical aspects of Arab oil, but generally have ignored the human and social repercussions stimulated by the oil wealth.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27
    Routledge

  • Political And Economic Trends In The Middle East

    Implications For U.s. Policy, 1st Edition

    By Shireen Hunter, Nancy Eddy, Heidi Shinn

    This book explores the rapid changes in the economics and politics of the Middle East, which profoundly influence U.S. policy and interests in the region. The contributors examine elements in the economic picture, including falling oil prices and the uncertainty surrounding OPEC.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27
    Routledge

  • Muslim Women and Gender Justice

    Concepts, Sources, and Histories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dina El Omari, Juliane Hammer, Mouhanad Khorchide

    This volume brings together the work of a group of Islamic studies scholars from across the globe. They discuss how past and present Muslim women have participated in the struggle for gender justice in Muslim communities and around the world. The essays demonstrate a diversity of methodological…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Islamic Studies Series

  • Business Ethics in Islam

    1st Edition

    By Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri

    Islamic Business Finance is based on strong ethical regulations as suggested by Islamic Literature, such as the Quran and the Traditions of the Prophet of Islam, and could be considered as a subclass of the wider subject of ethical standards in business. This book highlights the basic principles of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge
    Islamic Business and Finance Series

  • Tracing Asylum Journeys

    Transnational Mobility of Non-European Refugees to Canada via Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Ugur Yildiz

    This book explores the asylum journey of non-European asylum applicants who seek asylum in Turkey before resettling in Canada with the aid of the Canadian government’s assisted resettlement programme. Based on ethnographic research among Syrian, Afghan, Eritrean, Ethiopian, Iraqi, Iranian, Somali,…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge
    Studies in Migration and Diaspora

  • Persian Calligraphy

    A Corpus Study of Letterforms, 1st Edition

    By Mahdiyeh Meidani

    This book is an exploratory adventure to defamiliarize calligraphy, especially Persian Nastaliq calligraphic letterforms, and to look beyond the tradition that has always considered calligraphy as pursuant to and subordinate to linguistic practices. Calligraphy can be considered a visual…

    Hardback – 2019-09-19
    Routledge
    Iranian Studies

  • The Growth of Islamic Finance and Banking

    Innovation, Governance and Risk Mitigation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri, M. Ishaq Bhatti

    This book covers the recent literature concerning Islamic banking and finance (IBF), focuses on the history of IBF since its inception and introduces the latest innovative concepts and practices in the field. The authors cover important topics such as the role of ownership, Shari`ah compliance and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge
    Islamic Business and Finance Series

  • The Politics Of Change In The Middle East

    1st Edition

    By Robert B Satloff

    This book examines regime stability and political change in the heartland of the Middle East. It discusses the distribution of power within each regime of the Middle East; the sources of regime legitimacy; and the social, economic, and ideological trends influencing change in the region.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

  • The Making Of Modern Lebanon

    1st Edition

    By Helena Cobban

    This book provides a vivid and readable account of Lebanon's development since its first emergence in 1585, unravelling the intricacies of the sectarian/religious groups and the special kinds of communities which have sunk 900-year-old roots in the remote fastnesses of the Mount Lebanon interior.…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Routledge

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