The Middle East

This book, first published in 1976 and in this second edition in 1988, combines an examination of the political, cultural and economic geography of the Middle East with a detailed study of the region’s landscape features, natural resources, environmental conditions and ecological evolution. The Middle East, with its extremes of climate and terrain, has long fascinated those interested in the fine balance between man and his environment, and now its economic and political importance in world affairs has brought the region to the attention of everybody.

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  • Author : Peter Beaumont
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Pages : 638 pages
  • ISBN : 1317240294
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Middle East

The Middle East
  • Author : Peter Beaumont,Gerald Blake,J. Malcolm Wagstaff
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 April 2016
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This book, first published in 1976 and in this second edition in 1988, combines an examination of the political, cultural and economic geography of the Middle East with a detailed study of the region’s landscape features, natural resources, environmental conditions and ecological evolution. The Middle East, with its extremes of climate and terrain, has long fascinated those interested in the fine balance between man and his environment, and now its economic and political importance in world affairs has brought the region

The Middle East

The Middle East
  • Author : W. B. Fisher
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 11 November 2014
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The Middle East is a region of critical importance in world affairs, both politically and economically. In this comprehensive study, first published in 1950, Professor Fisher examines all the principal elements – physical and human – that influence environment, development and ways of life in the region. An analysis of the physical basis of the region is followed by detailed treatment of the complex human and social aspects; a concluding section brings together, on a regional basis, the elements discussed in the first

Women in the Middle East and North Africa

Women in the Middle East and North Africa
  • Author : Fatima Sadiqi,Moha Ennaji
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 September 2013
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This book examines the position of women in the contemporary Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Although it is culturally diverse, this region shares many commonalities with relation to women that are strong, deep, and pervasive: a space-based patriarchy, a culturally strong sense of religion, a smooth co-existence of tradition and modernity, a transitional stage in development, and multilingualism/multiculturalism. Experts from within the region and from outside provide both theoretical angles and case studies, drawing on fieldwork from

The Middle East Today

The Middle East Today
  • Author : Dona J. Stewart
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 22 December 2008
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The new edition of The Middle East Today provides an accessible and comprehensive introductory textbook for undergraduate students of Middle East Studies, Middle East politics and geography. This updated and revised edition features a host of pedagogical features to assist students with their learning, including; detailed maps and images, case studies on key issues, boxed sections and suggestions for further reading. The book highlights the current issues facing the Middle East, linking them to the rich political, geographical and cultural

The International Politics of the Middle East

The International Politics of the Middle East
  • Author : Raymond Hinnebusch
  • Publisher : Manchester University Press
  • Release : 18 July 2003
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This book provides a comprehensive analysis of Middle East international politics in the light of international relations theory. It assesses the impact of international penetration, including the historic formation of the regional state system, the continued role of external great powers, and the incorporation of the region into the international capitalist market. It examines the region’s distinctive dialect between trans-state identities, Arabism and Islam, and the consolidation of a sovereign state system. It looks at the consequences of state

Nomads in the Middle East

Nomads in the Middle East
  • Author : Beatrice Forbes Manz
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 02 December 2021
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A history of pastoral nomads in the Islamic Middle East from the rise of Islam, through the middle periods when Mongols and Turks ruled most of the region, to the decline of nomadism in the twentieth century. Offering a vivid insight into the impact of nomads on the politics, culture, and ideology of the region, Beatrice Forbes Manz examines and challenges existing perceptions of these nomads, including the popular cyclical model of nomad-settled interaction developed by Ibn Khaldun. Looking at

The Middle East in Modern World History

The Middle East in Modern World History
  • Author : Ernest Tucker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 May 2016
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The Middle East in Modern World History focuses on the history of this region over the past 200 years. It examines how global trends during this period shaped the Middle East and how these trends were affected by the region’s development. Three trends from the past two centuries are highlighted: The region as a strategic conduit between East and West The development of the region's natural resources, especially oil The impact of a rapidly globalizing world economy on the Middle

The Jews of the Middle East and North Africa

The Jews of the Middle East and North Africa
  • Author : Reeva Spector Simon
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 October 2019
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Incorporating published and archival material, this volume fills an important gap in the history of the Jewish experience during World War II, describing how the war affected Jews living along the southern rim of the Mediterranean and the Levant, from Morocco to Iran. Surviving the Nazi slaughter did not mean that Jews living in the Middle East and North Africa were unaffected by the war: there was constant anti-Semitic propaganda and general economic deprivation; communities were bombed; and Jews suffered

An Atlas of Middle Eastern Affairs

An Atlas of Middle Eastern Affairs
  • Author : Ewan W. Anderson,Liam D. Anderson
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 23 May 2022
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This text provides concisely written entries on the most important issues in the Middle East, plus background topics, the position of the Middle East in the world and profiles of the constituent countries. Each entry comes with maps and data.

Women's Travel Writings in North Africa and the Middle East, Part II vol 4

Women's Travel Writings in North Africa and the Middle East, Part II vol 4
  • Author : Betty Hagglund
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 17 December 2021
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Part II of this edition reproduces The Tour of Africa, first published in 1821 by Catherine Hutton. Although framed as a first-person narrative, the three-volume work is in fact a compilation of existing travel accounts. Hutton’s Tour raises challenging questions about intertextuality in nineteenth-century women’s travel writing.

Informal Politics in the Middle East

Informal Politics in the Middle East
  • Author : Suzi Mirgani
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 01 December 2021
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The culture of politics within any system of governance is influenced by how state and society interact, and how these relationships are mediated by existing political institutions, whether formal or informal. The chapters in this volume highlight two broad types of informal political engagement in the Middle East: civil action that works in tandem with the state apparatus, and civil action that poses a challenge to the state. In both cases, these activities can and do achieve tangible results for

The Middle East in the World

The Middle East in the World
  • Author : Lucia Volk
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 February 2015
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The Middle East in the World offers students a fresh, comprehensive, multidisciplinary entry point to the broader Middle East. After a brief introduction to the study of the region, the early chapters of the book survey the essentials of Middle Eastern history; important historical narratives; and the region's languages, religions, and global connections. Students are guided through the material with relevant maps, resource boxes, and text boxes that support and guide further independent exploration of the topics at hand. The

The Politics of the Middle East

The Politics of the Middle East
  • Author : Monte Palmer
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release : 23 May 2022
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THE POLITICS OF THE MIDDLE EAST is so highly regarded in the field of Mid-East study because it strikes a unique balance between an historical approach and the analysis of country case studies. This blended approach gives students a fuller picture of the region, including the influences of tribalism, kinship, and the Islamic faith as well as an understanding of the region's political uprisings, religious significance, and petroleum resources that make it crucially important to the rest of the world.