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|Ali, Maureen - Editor|
By: Ali, Maureen - EditorHardcover | English | Product Code: 6843
Political - Culture
Culled from a vast selection of personal messages, "A Lost Summer" reflects a range of reactions from defiance and courage, confusion and anger, to humour and hope.
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|Edited by Adel Beshara|
By: Edited by Adel BesharaHardcover | English | Product Code: 6959
Antun Sa'adeh, a nationalist thinker who lived from 1904 to 1949, was one of the major intellectual figures of modern Syria. The impact of his ideas has been felt in politics, literature and philosophy, as well as in the social sciences.
By: Kepel, GillesSoftcover | English | Product Code: 4573
Political - Middle East
A chronicle of the Middle East today by Gilles Kepel.
|Edwards, David B.|
By: Edwards, David B.Softcover | English | Product Code: 5790
By David B. Edwards, Political History in the Arabic language.
By: GroupHardcover | English | Product Code: 12183
Favouring transitions to democracy on the southern and eastern shores of the Mediterranean was a key objective of the European Union and its member states when they prepared the Barcelona conference in 1995
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By: Mostyn, TrevorSoftcover | English | Product Code: 4574
This book by Trevor Mostyn shows the concise history of censorship in Islamic societies studies the turbulent question of freedom of expression.
|Kanj, Jamal Krayem|
By: Kanj, Jamal KrayemSoftcover | English | Product Code: 12417
This book tells the remarkable story of a Palestinian refugee, following his journey from childhood in the Nahr El Bared Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon, becoming a member of the PLO, through to eventual emigration, a new life as an engineer in the United States, and a 'return' trip to historic Palestine.
Sale Price: $15.95
|Wimmen / Drieskens / Mermier|
By: Wimmen / Drieskens / MermierHardcover | English | Product Code: 7461
Citizenship and Exclusion in the 21st Century' - An important work on contemporary society. Edited by Barbara Drieskens, Franck Mermier, and Heiko Wimmen.
|Shubash, John S.|
By: Shubash, John S.Softcover | English | Product Code: 11042
Current Affairs / History
By Palestinian-American John Shubash, a unique prospective into Middle-Eastern politics and America's fateful role in that region.
|Abu Sulayman, Abdul Hamid|
By: Abu Sulayman, Abdul HamidSoftcover | English | Product Code: 3347
Political or Current Events
Writings in the Arabic language by Abdulhamid Abu Sulayman.
|Bassam Haddad, Souhail Belhadj, Baudoin Dupret, Zohair Ghazzal, Thomas Pierret and more|
By: Bassam Haddad, Souhail Belhadj, Baudoin Dupret, Zohair Ghazzal, Thomas Pierret and moreSoftcover | English | Product Code: 11608
This collection presents new research conducted by the contributers on aspects of Syrian politics, economics and diplomacy that are too often ignored.
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By: Sardar, ZiauddinSoftcover | English | Product Code: 11210
Travels - Religion - Politics
By the writer Ziauddin Sardar, born in Pakistan and raised in London... "A curious, often amusing travelogue." - Publishers Weekly. "...one of the wittiest and most intellectual figures commenting on modern Islam" - Jane Jakeman, Time Literary Supplement.
By: Sankari, JamalHardcover | English | Product Code: 10170
Political - Islam - Shia
From Sayyid Hussein Fadlallah's early intellectual development through his scholastic and political engagements, Jamal Sankari assesses the cleric's impact on both the resistance group Hizbullah and on the region as a whole.
By: Simons, GeoffSoftcover | English | Product Code: 4534
Political - Iraq
Geoff Simons considers the region's disparate power bases- in Iraq as well as in other key states (Turkey, Iran, Syria and Israel/Palestine). This book is an essential reference for those seeking answers to many critical questions concerning the war in Iraq.
By: Allen, CharlesSoftcover | English | Product Code: 12333
Charles Allen's studies on Wahhabism, "God's Terrorists: The Wahhabi Cult and the Hidden Roots of Modern Jihad". In the English.
By: Khalaf, SamirSoftcover | English | Product Code: 5863
Beirut - History and Current
Writings by Samir Khalaf. At the centre of Beirut lies the Bourj, one of the world's great public squares, as well as one of the most durable.
|Hoare, Marko Attila|
By: Hoare, Marko AttilaSoftcover | English | Product Code: 4575
This book by Marko Attila Hoare seeks to establish what really happened in Bosnian internal politics during the war.
By: Habib, RandaHardcover | English | Product Code: 11605
Political - History - Current Affairs
Award-winning journalist Randa Habib draws on twenty-five years of unparalleled access to the former king to share unique insights into the jordanian kingdom
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|Ghoussoub, Mai / Sinclair-Webb, Emma|
By: Ghoussoub, Mai / Sinclair-Webb, EmmaSoftcover | English | Product Code: 4551
Culture - Middle East
This book conversates male identity and culture in the Modern Middle East. By: Mai Ghoussoub & Emma Sinclair-Webb
By: Furtig, HennerSoftcover | English | Product Code: 6971
This book examines the attitude of the Islamic Republic of Iran towards the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from the early days of Iran's Islamic Revolution of 1979-80 until the Second Gulf War - and its aftermath - in the 1990s.
|Abu al-Fadl, Khaled|
By: Abu al-Fadl, KhaledSoftcover | English | Product Code: 4613
Political - Islam
Renowned Professor Abou El Fadl, heads the book with a most authoritative style and knowledge of Islamic law and politics. Along with others like John L. Esposito, Noah Feldman and Jeremy Waldron, this book is a must for the Islamic-Political reader.
By: Salvatore, ArmandoSoftcover | English | Product Code: 6972
Political - Islam
Discourse pertaining to 'political Islam' and to its connection with modernization currently involves both Muslims and Westerners, by Armando Salvatore.
By: Saif, TawfiqHardcover | English | Product Code: 7631
Islamic Democracy and its Limits: The Iranian Experience Since 1979. Tawfiq al Saif explores Iran's ever-bumpy road to democracy, by analysing the political ideologies of both the conservative and reformist trends. . .
By: Lang, JeffreySoftcover | English | Product Code: 4521
Religion - Islam
In this book, the author comes to terms with many of the queries put to him by Americans of Muslin parentage and converts to Islam since the publication of his book Even Angels Ask in 1977. This book is written by Jeffrey Lang.
By: Abraham, MarcoHardcover | English | Product Code: 7039
An Eyewitness Account of the Sabra and Shatila Massacre - by Marco Abraham. ''This book will haunt you. It will change the way you view your world.'' Limited number of signed copies available.
By: Springborg, RobertSoftcover | English | Product Code: 7478
This is the first major study of the alternatives confronting Iraq as it seeks to rebuild its vital oil industry while simultaneously constructing a new political system. By Robert Springborg.
By: Peterson, J.E.Hardcover | English | Product Code: 7463
The Sultanate's Struggle for Supremacy' - by J.E. Peterson, a detailed look at these two wars in the context of insurgency and counter-insurgency warfare..transition from traditional regime to a modern inclusive state.
|Majali, Anani and Haddadin|
By: Majali, Anani and HaddadinHardcover | English | Product Code: 6977
After half a century of animosity and wars, Jordan and Israel succeeded in reaching a peace treaty through bilateral negotiations under the Middle East peace process that was initiated and sponsored by the United States and the Soviet Union, later the Russian Federation. By Majali, Anani and Haddadin.
|do Ceu Pinto, Maria|
By: do Ceu Pinto, MariaHardcover | English | Product Code: 6797
Political - Islam
A Study of U.S. Policy towards Islamist Movements in the Middle East by Maria do Ceu Pinto.
By: Saghie, HazimHardcover | English | Product Code: 4576
This book by Hazim Saghie explores Islam, the Mohammad Ali era in Egypt, the Arab- Israeli conflict, the Gulf, the Mashreq- Maghreb dialogue and Lebanon's modern experience.
By: Iskandar, MarwanHardcover | English | Product Code: 5867
Political - Lebanon
By Marwan Iskandar. 'The best book so far on Hariri and his legacy.' - Robert Fisk.
By: Ebadi, ShirinSoftcover | English | Product Code: 7480
In this seminal piece of writing Nobel Peace Laureate, lawyer and human rights activist Shirin Ebadi brings to light the legal aspects of life as a refugee in Iran.
|van der Veer, Peter|
By: van der Veer, PeterSoftcover | English | Product Code: 5791
Van der Veer offers a new perspective on the importance of religious organization and the role of ritual in the formation of nationalism. His work advances our understanding of contemporary India while also offering significant theoretical insights into one of the most troubling issues of this century.
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|Bin Hethlain, Naif|
By: Bin Hethlain, NaifHardcover | English | Product Code: 12500
Since the 1960s, Saudi Arabia and the US have maintained a strategic alliance that has often assumed the form of a delicate diplomatic balancing act.
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By: Munajjed, MonaHardcover | English | Product Code: 8163
This is the first book to offer a distinct portrait of women in Saudi Arabia. It presents the views, thoughts and beliefs of a selection of educated and professional Saudi women, written by Mona Al-Munajjed.
|Atwan, Abdul Bari|
By: Atwan, Abdul BariHardcover | English | Product Code: 5795
Political - Terror Organization
Drawing on unparalleled access to Osama bin Laden and his key associates, journalist Abdel Bari Atwan gives an incisive and timely account, the clearest we have so far, of the rise of the notorious terrorist organization, al Qaeda.
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By: Ibrahim, FuadHardcover | English | Product Code: 5957
Fuad Ibrahim offers a comprehensive overview of the evolution of Shi'I opposition in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, from the Iranian Revolution in 1979 to the ascension of Abdullah. . .in August 2005
|Aziz, Barbara Nimri|
By: Aziz, Barbara NimriHardcover | English | Product Code: 9339
Current Events - Anthropology
By Barbara Nimri Aziz. "An intelligent and insightful book that offers readers a compelling look inside Iraq and the personal lives and thoughts of individual Iraqis, providing the reader with an understanding of Iraq's humanity that is never covered in our media." - Aseel Dyck, Iraqi-American historian, librarian, activist, and scholar.
By: Quilliam, NeilHardcover | English | Product Code: 6640
The advent of the New World Order has challenged Syria's role in the Middle East.
By: Juergensmeyer, MarkSoftcover | English | Product Code: 5794
Political - Religion
Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence (Comparative Studies in Religion and Society), by Mark Juergensmeyer.
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|Achcar, Gilbert / Warschawski, Michel|
By: Achcar, Gilbert / Warschawski, MichelSoftcover | English | Product Code: 6641
Israel's War on Hezbollah in Lebanon and its Aftermath. This is a timely, incisive and richly informed assessment of the recent Israel-Lebanon conflict written by noted experts from the two countries: the Lebanese Gilbert Achcar and the Israeli Michel Warschawski.
By: Achcar, GilbertHardcover | English | Product Code: 12501
Drawing on previously unseen sources in multiple languages, Achcar offers a unique ideological mapping of the Arab world, in the process defusing an international propaganda war that has become a major stumbling block in the path of Arab-Western understanding.
|Jaza'ri, Zuhair / Translated: John West|
By: Jaza'ri, Zuhair / Translated: John WestSoftcover | English | Product Code: 10703
Writings - Iraqi stories
By Iraqi journalist Zuhair al-Jezairy, and translated from the Arabic by John West - this is an elegiac and inspirational account of Iraq after Saddam.
By: Kenan, RandallSoftcover | English | Product Code: 7479
Combining elements of memoir and commentary, this homage is a piercing consideration of the times, and an impassioned call to transcend them, by Randall Kenan.
By: Safieh, AfifHardcover | English | Product Code: 12497
"The Peace Process: From Breakthrough to Breakdown" brings together Afif Safieh's articles, lectures and interviews spanning three decades revealing the political and intellectual journey of one of Palestine's most skilled and distinguished diplomats.
By: Asad, MuhammadSoftcover | English | Product Code: 5859
Political - Islam
This book by Muhammad Asad is an attempt to keep the discussion of an Islamic state alive.
|Joris , Lieve / Translated by: Liz Waters|
By: Joris , Lieve / Translated by: Liz WatersHardcover | English | Product Code: 12340
Current Affairs - Africa - The Congo
"The Rebels' Hour" by Lieve Joris, the great Belgian travel writer...[is] a book that achieves intense intimacy with a few characters to represent a much more immense historical experience...It is as deeply reported and directly observed as the very best nonfiction. - The New Yorker(online).
|Group of Scholars, Edited by Sabrina Mervin|
By: Group of Scholars, Edited by Sabrina MervinSoftcover | English | Product Code: 12499
Current Affairs-Comparative Religion-Anthropology
From Africa to Asia, Twelver Shi'a form significant minority and, in some cases, majority communities. Geography and history place Iran at the center of these worlds. But to what extent can we speak of an "Iranian Mode" that these groups follow?
By: Lia, BrynjarSoftcover | English | Product Code: 12418
A study of the Muslim Brothers in Egypt.
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|Editors: Halasa, Malu / Khalaf, Rosanne Saad|
By: Editors: Halasa, Malu / Khalaf, Rosanne SaadSoftcover | English | Product Code: 5861
An anthology of complex urban experience. . .
By: Hale, WilliamSoftcover | English | Product Code: 7477
William Hale examines the relationship between Turkey, the US and Iraq since the 1920s
By: Halliday, FredSoftcover | English | Product Code: 4533
September 11, 2001: Causes & Consequences. In this book, Fred Halliday expands on the many socio-cultural, religious and political problems that have plagued the Middle East and Central Asia in the last half- century.
By: Cook, DavidSoftcover | English | Product Code: 5793
Political - Islam
By David Cook, important to understanding Islam in the world today. Jihad is one of the most loaded and misunderstood terms in the news today. Contrary to popular understanding, the term does not mean "holy war." Nor does it simply refer to the inner spiritual struggle.
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|Delong-Bas, Natana J|
By: Delong-Bas, Natana JSoftcover | English | Product Code: 11805
The author investigates the roots of Wahhabism and goes to show that the common understanding of the movement is incorrect
By: Dib, KamalSoftcover | English | Product Code: 6800
Political - Lebanon
The Lebanese Business And Political Establishment, by Kamal Dib.
By: Howell, MarkHardcover | English | Product Code: 12234
This book exposes the realities of daily life for Palestinians in the West Bank in the twenty-first century. Based around photographs and interviews with ordinary Palestinian people, it looks at all aspects of daily life ranging from restrictions on movement and improsonment to the effects of the occupation on business, the practising of religion and the development of democracy.
By: Abdul-Fadl, MonaSoftcover | English | Product Code: 14675
Spiritual - Cultural - Political
The fate of civilization lies in the balance of culture, not power. This Mona Abul-Fadl penetrating work argues that the terms of the culture of our times will determine the future of politics and societies.
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