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  • 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 – 2018-08-21
    Routledge

  • External Powers and the Gulf Monarchies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Fulton, Li-Chen Sim

    The Gulf monarchies have been generally perceived as status quo actors reliant on the USA for their security, but in response to regional events, particularly the Arab Spring of 2011, they are pursuing more activist foreign policies, which has allowed other international powers to play a larger…

    Hardback – 2018-08-20
    Routledge
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • The United States, Iraq and the Kurds

    Shock, Awe and Aftermath, 1st Edition

    By Mohammed Shareef

    This book provides a descriptive and analytical narrative of the evolution of US foreign policy towards Iraq at the supra-national (global), national (Arab Iraq) and sub-national (Iraqi Kurdistan) levels. The book is unique in that it presents a sophisticated insight into the two major components…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • United States - Africa Security Relations

    Terrorism, Regional Security and National Interests, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kelechi A. Kalu, George Klay Kieh

    United States-Africa relations have experienced four major cycles. The first cycle was during the Cold War(1960-1990). During this period, the U.S. developed a one-sided relationship with various African states in which the latter served as "foot soldiers" for the U.S. in its competition with the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • The Neighbours of the European Union's Neighbours

    Diplomatic and Geopolitical Dimensions beyond the European Neighbourhood Policy, 1st Edition

    By Sieglinde Gstöhl, Erwan Lannon

    Should the European Neighbourhood Policy stop at the borders of the European Union’s immediate neighbouring countries? This book is the first full length study of the ’neighbours of the EU’s neighbours’, a concept originally introduced by the European Commission with reference to Saharan Africa,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Lebanon after the Syrian Withdrawal

    External Intervention, Power-Sharing and Political Instability, 1st Edition

    By Ohannes Geukjian

    Lebanon experienced serious instability and ethno-national conflict following the Syrian withdrawal in 2005, compounded by the Arab Spring, which led to regional instability and civil war in Iraq and Syria. Why did consociational democracy fail? Was failure inevitable? What impact could external…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • The Transnational Middle East

    People, Places, Borders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leïla Vignal

    The Middle East has been undergoing new crises since the powerful socio-political uprisings known as the Arab Spring took place in several countries in 2011. Some countries are experiencing a long-term collapse of their political and social structures out of internal conflicts and external…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series

  • Egyptians in Revolt

    The Political Economy of Labor and Student Mobilizations 1919–2011, 1st Edition

    By Adel Abdel Ghafar

    Egyptians in Revolt investigates the political economy of the Egyptian labor and student movements. Using elements of social movement theory within a broad political economy framework, it assesses labor and student mobilizations in four eras of contemporary Egyptian history: the pre-1952 era, the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government

  • Women, Reconciliation and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

    The Road Not Yet Taken, 1st Edition

    By Giulia Daniele

    Women, Reconciliation and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict explores the most prominent instances of women’s political activism in the occupied Palestinian territories and in Israel, focussing primarily on the last decade. By taking account of the heterogeneous narrative identities existing in such…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Arab-Israeli Conflict

  • The Challenge of Ethnic Democracy

    The State and Minority Groups in Israel, Poland and Northern Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Yoav Peled

    Ethnic democracy is a form of democratic ethnic conflict regulation in deeply divided societies. In The Challenge of Ethnic Democracy, Yoav Peled argues that ethnic democracy is constituted by the combination of two contradictory constitutional principles: liberal democracy and ethno-nationalism,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Exeter Studies in Ethno Politics

  • The Israeli Central Bank

    Political Economy, Global Logics and Local Actors, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Maman, Zeev Rosenhek

    This book examines the local and global political and institutional processes that have led to the strengthening of the Israeli central bank within the context of the now predominant neoliberal regime. Using Israel as a case study to identify broader patterns around the world, the authors examine…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

  • Routledge Handbook of Modern Israel

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alain Dieckhoff

    Israel is a country made up of contradictions. A lively democracy in a multicultural society but within a state promoting a strong national identity; a thriving economy in an unequal society; a culture open to modern trends but drawing on the Hebrew past and preoccupied with the Holocaust and the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge

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