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  • A Most Masculine State

    A Most Masculine State
    av Madawi Al-Rasheed

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521122528

    Women in Saudi Arabia are often described as either victims of patriarchal religion and society or successful survivors of discrimination imposed on them by others. Madawi Al-Rasheed's new book goes beyond these conventional tropes to probe the hist…

  • A Most Masculine State

    A Most Masculine State
    av Madawi Al-Rasheed

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521761048

    Women in Saudi Arabia are often described as either victims of patriarchal religion and society or successful survivors of discrimination imposed on them by others. Madawi Al-Rasheed's new book goes beyond these conventional tropes to probe the hist…

  • Civil Society in Yemen

    Civil Society in Yemen
    av Sheila Carapico

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521034821

    Sheila Carapico's book on civic participation in modern Yemen makes an authoritative contribution to the study of political culture in the Arabian peninsula. Relying on in-depth documentary and field research, the author traces the political dynamic…

  • Civil Society in Yemen

    Civil Society in Yemen
    av Sheila Carapico

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521590983

    Sheila Carapico's book on civic participation in modern Yemen makes an authoritative contribution to the study of political culture in the Arabian peninsula. Relying on in-depth documentary and field research, the author traces the political dynamic…

  • The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem Revisited

    The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem Revisited
    av Benny Morris

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521009676

    Benny Morris’ The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem was published in 1988. Its startling revelations about how and why 700,000 Palestinians left their homes and became refugees during the Arab-Israeli war in 1948 undermined traditional…

  • The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem Revisited

    The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem Revisited
    av Benny Morris

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521811200

    Benny Morris' The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem was published in 1988. Its startling revelations about how and why 700,000 Palestinians left their homes and became refugees during the Arab-Israeli war in 1948 undermined traditional interp…

  • The Politics of Nationalism in Modern Iran

    The Politics of Nationalism in Modern Iran
    av Ali M. Ansari

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521687171

    The first full-length study of Iranian nationalism in nearly five decades, this sophisticated and challenging book by the distinguished historian Ali M. Ansari explores the idea of nationalism in the creation of modern Iran. It does so by considerin…

  • The Politics of Nationalism in Modern Iran

    The Politics of Nationalism in Modern Iran
    av Ali M. Ansari

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521867627

    The first full-length study of Iranian nationalism in nearly five decades, this sophisticated and challenging book by the distinguished historian Ali M. Ansari explores the idea of nationalism in the creation of modern Iran. It does so by considerin…

  • War and Memory in Lebanon

    War and Memory in Lebanon
    av Sune Haugbolle

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107405547

    From 1975 to 1990, Lebanon endured one of the most protracted and bloody civil wars of the twentieth century. Sune Haugbolle's book chronicles the battle over ideas that emerged from the wreckage of that war. While the Lebanese state encouraged forg…

  • War and Memory in Lebanon

    War and Memory in Lebanon
    av Sune Haugbolle

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521199025

    From 1975 to 1990, Lebanon endured one of the most protracted and bloody civil wars of the twentieth century. Sune Haugbolle's book chronicles the battle over ideas that emerged from the wreckage of that war. While the Lebanese state encouraged forg…

  • Hizbullah and the Politics of Remembrance

    Hizbullah and the Politics of Remembrance
    av Bashir Saade

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107499386

    Born out of the Israeli occupation of the South of Lebanon, the political armed group Hizbullah is a powerful player within both Lebanon and the wider Middle East. Understanding how Hizbullah has, since the 1980s, developed its own reading of the na…

  • Hizbullah and the Politics of Remembrance

    Hizbullah and the Politics of Remembrance
    av Bashir Saade

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107101814

    Born out of the Israeli occupation of the South of Lebanon, the political armed group Hizbullah is a powerful player within both Lebanon and the wider Middle East. Understanding how Hizbullah has, since the 1980s, developed its own reading of the na…

  • The Muslim Brotherhood in Syria

    The Muslim Brotherhood in Syria
    av Dara Conduit

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108499774

    Having played a role in every iteration of Syrian politics since the country gained independence in 1946, the Muslim Brotherhood were the most prominent opposition group in Syria on the eve of the 2011 uprising. But when unrest broke out in March 20…

  • The Muslim Brotherhood in Syria

    The Muslim Brotherhood in Syria
    av Dara Conduit

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108731287

    Having played a role in every iteration of Syrian politics since the country gained independence in 1946, the Muslim Brotherhood were the most prominent opposition group in Syria on the eve of the 2011 uprising. But when unrest broke out in March 20…

  • Jihad in Saudi Arabia

    Jihad in Saudi Arabia
    av Thomas Hegghammer

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521732369

    Saudi Arabia, homeland of Osama bin Laden and many 9/11 hijackers, is widely considered to be the heartland of radical Islamism. For decades, the conservative and oil-rich kingdom contributed recruits, ideologues and money to jihadi groups worldwide…

  • Jihad in Saudi Arabia

    Jihad in Saudi Arabia
    av Thomas Hegghammer

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521518581

    Saudi Arabia, homeland of Osama bin Laden and many 9/11 hijackers, is widely considered to be the heartland of radical Islamism. For decades, the conservative and oil-rich kingdom contributed recruits, ideologues and money to jihadi groups worldwide…

  • Bazaar and State in Iran

    Bazaar and State in Iran
    av Arang Keshavarzian

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521103305

    The Tehran Bazaar has always been central to the Iranian economy and indeed, to the Iranian urban experience. Arang Keshavarzian's fascinating book compares the economics and politics of the marketplace under the Pahlavis, who sought to undermine it…

  • Bazaar and State in Iran

    Bazaar and State in Iran
    av Arang Keshavarzian

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521866187

    The Tehran Bazaar has always been central to the Iranian economy and indeed, to the Iranian urban experience. Arang Keshavarzian's fascinating book compares the economics and politics of the marketplace under the Pahlavis, who sought to undermine it…

  • The War for Palestine

    The War for Palestine

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521699341

    The 1948 war led to the creation of the state of Israel, the fragmentation of Palestine, and to a conflict which has raged across the intervening sixty years. The historical debate likewise continues and these debates are encapsulated in the second…

  • The War for Palestine

    The War for Palestine
    av Eugene L. Rogan, AVI Shlaim, Charles Tripp

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521794763

    The Arab-Israeli conflict is one of the most intense and intractable international conflicts of modern times. This book is about the historical roots of that conflict. It re-examines the history of 1948, the war in which the newly-born state of Isra…

  • The War for Palestine

    The War for Palestine
    av Eugene L. Rogan, Avi Shlaim, Charles Tripp

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521791397

    The Arab-Israeli conflict is one of the most intense and intractable international conflicts of modern times. This book is about the historical roots of that conflict. It re-examines the history of 1948, the war in which the newly-born state of Isra…

  • The War for Palestine

    The War for Palestine

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521875981

    The 1948 war led to the creation of the state of Israel, the fragmentation of Palestine, and to a conflict which has raged across the intervening sixty years. The historical debate likewise continues and these debates are encapsulated in the second…

  • Iran's Intellectual Revolution

    Iran's Intellectual Revolution
    av Mehran Kamrava

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521897990

    Since its revolution in 1979, Iran has been viewed as the bastion of radical Islam and a sponsor of terrorism. The focus on its volatile internal politics and its foreign relations has, according to Kamrava, distracted attention from more subtle tra…

  • Iran's Intellectual Revolution

    Iran's Intellectual Revolution
    av Mehran Kamrava

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521725187

    Since its revolution in 1979, Iran has been viewed as the bastion of radical Islam and a sponsor of terrorism. The focus on its volatile internal politics and its foreign relations has, according to Kamrava, distracted attention from more subtle tra…

  • Political Aid and Arab Activism

    Political Aid and Arab Activism
    av Sheila Carapico

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521136914

    What does it mean to promote 'transitions to democracy' in the Middle East? How have North American, European and multilateral projects advanced human rights, authoritarian retrenchment or Western domination? This book examines transnational program…

  • Political Aid and Arab Activism

    Political Aid and Arab Activism
    av Sheila Carapico

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521199919

    What does it mean to promote 'transitions to democracy' in the Middle East? How have North American, European and multilateral projects advanced human rights, authoritarian retrenchment or Western domination? This book examines transnational program…

  • The Rule of Law in the Arab World

    The Rule of Law in the Arab World
    av Nathan J. Brown

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521030687

    Nathan Brown's penetrating account of the development and operation of the courts in the Arab world is based on fieldwork in Egypt and the Gulf. The book addresses several important questions. Why, for example, did Egypt's political leaders construc…

  • The Rule of Law in the Arab World

    The Rule of Law in the Arab World
    av Nathan J. Brown

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521590266

    Nathan Brown's penetrating account of the development and operation of the courts in the Arab world is based on fieldwork in Egypt and the Gulf. The book addresses several important questions. Why, for example, did Egypt's political leaders construc…

  • Religious Minorities in Iran

    Religious Minorities in Iran
    av Eliz Sanasarian

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521770736

    Eliz Sanasarian's book explores the political and ideological relationship between non-Muslim religious minorities in Iran and the state during the formative years of the Islamic Republic to the present day. Her analysis is based on a detailed exami…

  • Religious Minorities in Iran

    Religious Minorities in Iran
    av Eliz Sanasarian

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521029742

    Eliz Sanasarian's book explores the political and ideological relationship between non-Muslim religious minorities in Iran and the state during the formative years of the Islamic Republic to the present day. Her analysis is based on a detailed exami…

  • The Art of Resistance in Islam

    The Art of Resistance in Islam

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316516492

    Based on first-hand ethnographic insights into Shi'i religious groups in the Middle East and Europe , this book examines women's resistance to state as well as communal and gender power structures. It offers a new transnational approach to understan…

  • Oil Wealth and the Poverty of Politics

    Oil Wealth and the Poverty of Politics
    av Miriam R. Lowi

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521113182

    How can we make sense of Algeria's post-colonial experience - the tragedy of unfulfilled expectations, the descent into violence, the resurgence of the state? Oil Wealth and the Poverty of Politics explains why Algeria's domestic political economy u…

  • Oil Wealth and the Poverty of Politics

    Oil Wealth and the Poverty of Politics
    av Miriam R. Lowi

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107402966

    How can we make sense of Algeria's post-colonial experience - the tragedy of unfulfilled expectations, the descent into violence, the resurgence of the state? Oil Wealth and the Poverty of Politics explains why Algeria's domestic political economy u…

  • Salafism in Lebanon

    Salafism in Lebanon
    av Zoltan Pall

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108446099

    The past two decades have seen an increasing association between Lebanese Salafism and violence, with less attention being paid to Salafis who focus on peaceful proselytization. In reality, it is these Salafis whose influence has dramatically grown…

  • All the Pasha's Men

    All the Pasha's Men

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781009077965

    While previous scholarship has viewed Mehmed Ali Pasha as the founder of modern Egypt, Khaled Fahmy offers a new interpretation of his role in the rise of Egyptian nationalism, locating him in the Ottoman context as an ambitious Ottoman reformer. Ba…

  • All the Pasha's Men

    All the Pasha's Men
    av Khaled Fahmy

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521560078

    While previous scholarship has viewed Mehmed Ali Pasha as the founder of modern Egypt, Khaled Fahmy offers a new interpretation of his role in the rise of Egyptian nationalism, locating him in the Ottoman context as an ambitious Ottoman reformer. Ba…

  • Religious Politics in Turkey

    Religious Politics in Turkey
    av Ceren Lord

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108472005

    Since the elections of 2002, Erdogan's AKP has dominated the political scene in Turkey. This period has often been understood as a break from a 'secular' pattern of state-building. But in this book, Ceren Lord shows how Islamist mobilisation in Turk…

  • Religious Politics in Turkey

    Religious Politics in Turkey
    av Ceren Lord

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108458924

    Since the elections of 2002, Erdogan's AKP has dominated the political scene in Turkey. This period has often been understood as a break from a 'secular' pattern of state-building. But in this book, Ceren Lord shows how Islamist mobilisation in Turk…

  • Political Ideology in the Arab World

    Political Ideology in the Arab World
    av Michaelle L. Browers

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521765329

    Arab nationalism and Islamism have been the two most potent ideological forces in the Arab region across the twentieth century. Over the last two decades, however, an accommodation of sorts has been developing between liberals, socialists and Islami…

  • Political Ideology in the Arab World

    Political Ideology in the Arab World
    av Michaelle L. Browers

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521749343

    Arab nationalism and Islamism have been the two most potent ideological forces in the Arab region across the twentieth century. Over the last two decades, however, an accommodation of sorts has been developing between liberals, socialists and Islami…

  • Superstition as Ideology in Iranian Politics

    Superstition as Ideology in Iranian Politics
    av Ali Rahnema

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521182218

    A superstitious reading of the world based on religion may be harmless at a private level, yet employed as a political tool it can have more sinister implications. As this fascinating book by Ali Rahnema, a distinguished Iranian intellectual, relate…

  • Superstition as Ideology in Iranian Politics

    Superstition as Ideology in Iranian Politics
    av Ali Rahnema

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107005181

    A superstitious reading of the world based on religion may be harmless at a private level, yet employed as a political tool it can have more sinister implications. As this fascinating book by Ali Rahnema, a distinguished Iranian intellectual, relate…

  • The Rule of Violence

    The Rule of Violence
    av Salwa Ismail

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107032187

    Over much of its rule, the regime of Hafez al-Asad and his successor Bashar al-Asad deployed violence on a massive scale to maintain its grip on political power. In this book, Salwa Ismail examines the rationalities and mechanisms of governing throu…

  • The Rule of Violence

    The Rule of Violence
    av Salwa Ismail

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107698604

    Over much of its rule, the regime of Hafez al-Asad and his successor Bashar al-Asad deployed violence on a massive scale to maintain its grip on political power. In this book, Salwa Ismail examines the rationalities and mechanisms of governing throu…

  • Britain and the Politics of Modernization in the Middle East, 1945?1958

    Britain and the Politics of Modernization in the Middle East, 1945?1958
    av Paul W. T. Kingston

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521894395

    In an historically informed critique of the theory and practice of development assistance, Paul Kingston examines Britain’s foreign aid programme in the Middle East in the 1940s and 1950s. After an assessment of the origins of what was dubbed…

  • Britain and the Politics of Modernization in the Middle East, 1945?1958

    Britain and the Politics of Modernization in the Middle East, 1945?1958
    av Paul W. T. Kingston

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521563468

    In an historically informed critique of the theory and practice of development assistance, Paul Kingston examines Britain’s foreign aid programme in the Middle East in the 1940s and 1950s. After an assessment of the origins of what was dubbed…

  • Meaning and Speech Acts 2 Volume Paperback Set

    Meaning and Speech Acts 2 Volume Paperback Set
    av Daniel Vanderveken

    Övrigt - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521106672

    The primary units of meaning in the use and comprehension of language are speech acts of the type called illocutionary acts. In Foundations of Illocutionary Logic John Searle and Daniel Vanderveken presented the first formalised logic of a general t…

  • The Other Saudis

    The Other Saudis
    av Toby Matthiesen

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107618237

    Toby Matthiesen traces the politics of the Shia in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia from the nineteenth century until the present day. This book outlines the difficult experiences of being Shia in a Wahhabi state, and casts new light on how the…

  • The Other Saudis

    The Other Saudis
    av Toby Matthiesen

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107043046

    Toby Matthiesen traces the politics of the Shia in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia from the nineteenth century until the present day. This book outlines the difficult experiences of being Shia in a Wahhabi state, and casts new light on how the…

  • Promoting Democracy, Reinforcing Authoritarianism

    Promoting Democracy, Reinforcing Authoritarianism
    av Benjamin Schuetze

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108493383

    Appearing against the backdrop of Jordan's remarkable levels of authoritarian stability and accounting for Jordan being one of the highest recipients of US and European 'democracy promotion' funding, Promoting Democracy, Reinforcing Authoritarianism…

  • Promoting Democracy, Reinforcing Authoritarianism

    Promoting Democracy, Reinforcing Authoritarianism

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108737012

    Appearing against the backdrop of Jordan's remarkable levels of authoritarian stability and accounting for Jordan being one of the highest recipients of US and European 'democracy promotion' funding, Promoting Democracy, Reinforcing Authoritarianism…

  • Regionalism and Rebellion in Yemen

    Regionalism and Rebellion in Yemen
    av Stephen W. Day

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107606593

    Based on years of in-depth field research, this book unravels the complexities of the Yemeni state and its domestic politics with a particular focus on the post-1990 years. The central thesis is that Yemen continues to suffer from regional fragmenta…

  • Regionalism and Rebellion in Yemen

    Regionalism and Rebellion in Yemen
    av Stephen W. Day

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107022157

    Based on years of in-depth field research, this book unravels the complexities of the Yemeni state and its domestic politics with a particular focus on the post-1990 years. The central thesis is that Yemen continues to suffer from regional fragmenta…

  • Reforming Family Law

    Reforming Family Law
    av Doerthe Engelcke

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108496612

    As the only area of law that is still commonly termed 'Islamic law', family law is one of the most sensitive and controversial legal areas in all Muslim-majority countries. Morocco and Jordan both issued new family codes in the 2000s, but there are…

  • Reforming Family Law

    Reforming Family Law
    av Doerthe Engelcke

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108721752

    As the only area of law that is still commonly termed 'Islamic law', family law is one of the most sensitive and controversial legal areas in all Muslim-majority countries. Morocco and Jordan both issued new family codes in the 2000s, but there are…

  • Frontiers of the State in the Late Ottoman Empire

    Frontiers of the State in the Late Ottoman Empire
    av Eugene L. Rogan

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521892230

    Until the mid-nineteenth century, Transjordan was a frontier region of the Ottoman province of Syria. In a time of European challenges to Ottoman integrity, the region’s strategic location, linking Syria to Palestine and Arabia, motivated the…

  • Frontiers of the State in the Late Ottoman Empire

    Frontiers of the State in the Late Ottoman Empire
    av Eugene L. Rogan

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521663120

    Until the mid-nineteenth century, Transjordan was a frontier region of the Ottoman province of Syria. In a time of European challenges to Ottoman integrity, the region’s strategic location, linking Syria to Palestine and Arabia, motivated the…

  • Israeli Foreign Policy since the End of the Cold War

    Israeli Foreign Policy since the End of the Cold War
    av Amnon Aran

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107052499

    This is the first study of Israeli foreign policy towards the Middle East and selected world powers including China, India, the European Union and the United States since the end of the Cold War. It provides an integrated account of these foreign po…

  • The Kurdish Nationalist Movement

    The Kurdish Nationalist Movement
    av David Romano

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521850414

    David Romano's 2006 book focuses on the Kurdish case to try and make sense of ethnic nationalist resurgence generally. In a world rent by a growing number of such conflicts, the questions posed about why, how and when such challenges to the state ar…

  • The Kurdish Nationalist Movement

    The Kurdish Nationalist Movement
    av David Romano

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521684262

    David Romano's 2006 book focuses on the Kurdish case to try and make sense of ethnic nationalist resurgence generally. In a world rent by a growing number of such conflicts, the questions posed about why, how and when such challenges to the state ar…

  • Doing Business in the Middle East

    Doing Business in the Middle East
    av Pete W. Moore

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521120609

    Is business the solution to the problems of the Middle East? Some economists and policymakers argue that unleashing the Arab private sector is the key to sustainable growth and more liberal politics. Pete Moore's book is the first to examine relatio…

  • Doing Business in the Middle East

    Doing Business in the Middle East
    av Pete W. Moore

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521839556

    Is business the solution to the problems of the Middle East? Some economists and policymakers argue that unleashing the Arab private sector is the key to sustainable growth and more liberal politics. Pete Moore's book is the first to examine relatio…

  • Secularism, Gender and the State in the Middle East

    Secularism, Gender and the State in the Middle East
    av Nadje Al-Ali

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521785044

    A considerable literature has been devoted to the study of Islamic activism. By contrast, Nadje Al-Ali’s book explores the anthropological and political significance of secular-oriented activism by focusing on the women’s movement in Egy…

  • Secularism, Gender and the State in the Middle East

    Secularism, Gender and the State in the Middle East
    av Nadje Al-Ali

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521780223

    A considerable literature has been devoted to the study of Islamic activism. By contrast, Nadje Al-Ali’s book explores the anthropological and political significance of secular-oriented activism by focusing on the women’s movement in Egy…

  • A Tale of Two Narratives

    A Tale of Two Narratives
    av Grace Wermenbol

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108840286

    The Holocaust and the Nakba are foundational traumas in Israeli-Jewish and Palestinian societies and form key parts of each respective collective identity. This book offers a parallel analysis of the transmission of these foundational pasts in Israe…

  • Contesting Authoritarianism

    Contesting Authoritarianism
    av Dina Bishara

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316644720

    Successive authoritarian regimes have maintained tight control over organized labor in Egypt since the 1950s. And yet in 2009, a group of civil servants decided to exit the state-controlled Egyptian Trade Union Federation (ETUF), thereby setting a p…

  • Contesting Authoritarianism

    Contesting Authoritarianism
    av Dina Bishara

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107193574

    Successive authoritarian regimes have maintained tight control over organized labor in Egypt since the 1950s. And yet in 2009, a group of civil servants decided to exit the state-controlled Egyptian Trade Union Federation (ETUF), thereby setting a p…

  • Shi'i Scholars of Nineteenth-Century Iraq

    Shi'i Scholars of Nineteenth-Century Iraq
    av Meir Litvak

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521892964

    In the nineteenth century, the shrine cities of Najaf and Karbala in Ottoman Iraq emerged as the most important Shi‘i centres of learning. In a major contribution to the study of pre-modern Middle Eastern religious institutions, Meir Litvak an…

  • Shi'i Scholars of Nineteenth-Century Iraq

    Shi'i Scholars of Nineteenth-Century Iraq
    av Meir Litvak

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521623568

    In the nineteenth century, the shrine cities of Najaf and Karbala in Ottoman Iraq emerged as the most important Shi'i centres of learning. In a major contribution to the study of pre-modern Middle Eastern religious institutions, Meir Litvak analyses…

  • Frontier Nomads of Iran

    Frontier Nomads of Iran
    av Richard Tapper

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521029063

    Richard Tapper's 1997 book, which is based on three decades of ethnographic fieldwork and extensive documentary research, traces the political and social history of the Shahsevan, one of the major nomadic peoples of Iran. The story is a dramatic one…

  • Frontier Nomads of Iran

    Frontier Nomads of Iran
    av Richard Tapper

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521583367

    Richard Tapper's 1997 book, which is based on three decades of ethnographic fieldwork and extensive documentary research, traces the political and social history of the Shahsevan, one of the major nomadic peoples of Iran. The story is a dramatic one…

  • The 1967 Arab-Israeli War

    The 1967 Arab-Israeli War

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107002364

    The June 1967 war was a watershed in the history of the modern Middle East. In six days, the Israelis defeated the Egyptian, Syrian and Jordanian armies, seizing large portions of their territories. Two veteran scholars of the Middle East bring toge…

  • Islamic Schools in Modern Turkey

    Islamic Schools in Modern Turkey
    av Iren Ozgur

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107024779

    In recent years, the Islamization of Turkish politics and public life has been the subject of much debate in Turkey and the West. This book makes an important contribution to those debates by focusing on a group of religious schools, known as Imam-H…

  • Islamic Schools in Modern Turkey

    Islamic Schools in Modern Turkey
    av Iren Ozgur

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107529793

    In recent years, the Islamization of Turkish politics and public life has been the subject of much debate in Turkey and the West. This book makes an important contribution to those debates by focusing on a group of religious schools, known as Imam-H…

  • History and the Culture of Nationalism in Algeria

    History and the Culture of Nationalism in Algeria
    av James McDougall

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521843737

    Colonialism denied Algeria its own history; nationalism reinvented it. James McDougall charts the creation of that history through colonialism to independence, exploring the struggle to define Algeria's past and determine the meaning of its nationho…

  • History and the Culture of Nationalism in Algeria

    History and the Culture of Nationalism in Algeria
    av James McDougall

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521103671

    Colonialism denied Algeria its own history; nationalism reinvented it. James McDougall charts the creation of that history through colonialism to independence, exploring the struggle to define Algeria's past and determine the meaning of its nationho…

  • Israel's Holocaust and the Politics of Nationhood

    Israel's Holocaust and the Politics of Nationhood
    av Idith Zertal

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521616461

    The ghost of the Holocaust is ever present in Israel, in the lives and nightmares of the survivors and in the absence of the victims. In this compelling and disturbing analysis, Idith Zertal, a leading member of the new generation of revisionist his…

  • Israel's Holocaust and the Politics of Nationhood

    Israel's Holocaust and the Politics of Nationhood
    av Idith Zertal

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521850964

    The ghost of the Holocaust is ever present in Israel, in the lives and nightmares of the survivors and in the absence of the victims. In this compelling and disturbing analysis, Idith Zertal, a leading member of the new generation of revisionist his…

  • Life after Ruin

    Life after Ruin
    av Noam Leshem

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316508244

    Following the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, the landscape of Israel-Palestine was radically transformed. Breaking from conventional focus on explicit sites of violence and devastation, Noam Leshem turns critical attention to 'ordinary' spaces and places wh…

  • Life after Ruin

    Life after Ruin
    av Noam Leshem

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107149472

    Following the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, the landscape of Israel-Palestine was radically transformed. Breaking from conventional focus on explicit sites of violence and devastation, Noam Leshem turns critical attention to 'ordinary' spaces and places wh…

  • Heroes and Martyrs of Palestine

    Heroes and Martyrs of Palestine
    av Laleh Khalili

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521865128

    Many decades have passed since the Palestinian national movement began its political and military struggle. In that time, poignant memorials at massacre sites, a palimpsest of posters of young heroes and martyrs, sorrowful reminiscences about lost l…

  • Heroes and Martyrs of Palestine

    Heroes and Martyrs of Palestine
    av Laleh Khalili

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521106382

    Many decades have passed since the Palestinian national movement began its political and military struggle. In that time, poignant memorials at massacre sites, a palimpsest of posters of young heroes and martyrs, sorrowful reminiscences about lost l…

  • Women and the Political Process in Twentieth-Century Iran

    Women and the Political Process in Twentieth-Century Iran
    av Parvin Paidar

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521473408

    In a challenging and authoritative analysis of the role of Iranian women in the political process, Parvin Paidar considers the ways they have been affected by the evolutionary and revolutionary transformations of twentieth-century Iran. In so doing,…

  • Women and the Political Process in Twentieth-Century Iran

    Women and the Political Process in Twentieth-Century Iran
    av Parvin Paidar

    Pocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521595728

    In a challenging and authoritative analysis of the role of Iranian women in the political process, Parvin Paidar considers the ways they have been affected by the evolutionary and revolutionary transformations of twentieth-century Iran. In so doing,…

  • Joyriding in Riyadh

    Joyriding in Riyadh
    av Pascal Menoret

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107035485

    Why do young Saudis, night after night, joyride and skid cars on Riyadh's avenues? Who are these 'drifters' who defy public order and private property? What drives their revolt? Based on four years of fieldwork in Riyadh, Pascal Menoret's Joyriding…

  • Joyriding in Riyadh

    Joyriding in Riyadh
    av Pascal Menoret

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107641952

    Why do young Saudis, night after night, joyride and skid cars on Riyadh's avenues? Who are these 'drifters' who defy public order and private property? What drives their revolt? Based on four years of fieldwork in Riyadh, Pascal Menoret's Joyriding…

  • Histories of City and State in the Persian Gulf

    Histories of City and State in the Persian Gulf
    av Nelida Fuccaro

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521514354

    In this path-breaking and multi-layered account of one of the least explored societies in the Middle East, Nelida Fuccaro examines the political and social life of the Gulf city and its coastline, as exemplified by Manama in Bahrain. Written as an e…

  • Histories of City and State in the Persian Gulf

    Histories of City and State in the Persian Gulf
    av Nelida Fuccaro

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107404441

    In this path-breaking and multi-layered account of one of the least explored societies in the Middle East, Nelida Fuccaro examines the political and social life of the Gulf city and its coastline, as exemplified by Manama in Bahrain. Written as an e…

  • Women and Gender in Iraq

    Women and Gender in Iraq
    av Zahra Ali

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316641620

    Since the US-led invasion and occupation of Iraq in 2003, the challenges of sectarianism and militarism have weighed heavily on the women of Iraq. In this book, Zahra Ali foregrounds a wide-range of interviews with a variety of women involved in wom…

  • Women and Gender in Iraq

    Women and Gender in Iraq
    av Zahra Ali

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107191099

    Since the US-led invasion and occupation of Iraq in 2003, the challenges of sectarianism and militarism have weighed heavily on the women of Iraq. In this book, Zahra Ali foregrounds a wide-range of interviews with a variety of women involved in wom…

  • A War of Words

    A War of Words
    av Yasir Suleiman

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521837439

    Yasir Suleiman’s book considers national identity in relation to language, the way in which language can be manipulated to signal political, cultural or even historical difference. As a language with a long-recorded heritage and one spoken by…

  • A War of Words

    A War of Words
    av Yasir Suleiman

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521546560

    Yasir Suleiman’s book considers national identity in relation to language, the way in which language can be manipulated to signal political, cultural or even historical difference. As a language with a long-recorded heritage and one spoken by…

  • Redefining the Egyptian Nation, 1930?1945

    Redefining the Egyptian Nation, 1930?1945
    av Israel Gershoni

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521523301

    The authors examine the emergence of nationalism among the Egyptian middle class during the 1930s and 1940s, and its growing awareness of an Arab and Muslim identity. Previously Egypt did not define itself in these terms, but adopted a territorial a…

  • Redefining the Egyptian Nation, 1930?1945

    Redefining the Egyptian Nation, 1930?1945
    av Israel Gershoni

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521475358

    The authors examine the emergence of nationalism among the Egyptian middle class during the 1930s and 1940s, and its growing awareness of an Arab and Muslim identity. Previously Egypt did not define itself in these terms, but adopted a territorial a…