Routledge Library Editions: Syria

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  • The Ba'th and the Creation of Modern Syria (RLE Syria)

    By David Roberts

    This book traces the development of modern Syria focusing on the contribution of the Ba’th party and Ba’thist ideology. It examines the roots of the Ba’th in the intellectual ferment of the 1940s and charts its growing influence on Syrian politics. Special attention is devoted to the crucial Sixth…

    Hardback – 2013-12-03
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  • The Soviet Union and Syria (RLE Syria)

    By Efraim Karsh

    This Chatham House Paper examines the nature of Soviet relations with Syria, assessing the commitments made and the gains reaped by Moscow and Damascus in the economic, military and political spheres. After discussing Soviet interests in the region in general and with regard to Syria in particular,…

    Hardback – 2013-12-03
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  • Syria 1945-1986 (RLE Syria)

    Politics and Society

    By Derek Hopwood

    Syria has often lacked sympathetic observers. This book tries to interpret the country and its people in terms of how they see their own history and of what they are trying to achieve. More than a political or diplomatic history, it discusses the economy, society, education and culture to help the…

    Hardback – 2013-12-03
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  • Syria Under Assad (RLE Syria)

    Domestic Constraints and Regional Risks

    By Moshe Maoz, Avner Yaniv

    One of the most striking recent developments in the modern Middle East has been the transformation of Syria under Hafez al-Assad from a weak, vulnerable and internally divided state to a leading regional power. While this is increasingly acknowledged by observers of the Middle Eastern scene , the…

    Hardback – 2013-12-03
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  • Routledge Library Editions: Syria

    Edited by Various

    Routledge Library Editions: Syria brings together as one set, or individual volumes, a series of previously out-of-print classics from a variety of academic imprints. With  a variety of titles covering Syria's politics, history and culture, this set provides in one place a wealth of…

    Hardback – 2013-12-02
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    Routledge Library Editions: Syria