By Youssef M. Choueiri

A significant other to the historical past of the center East bargains a clean account of the multifaceted and multi-layered background of this sector.

  • A clean account of the multifaceted and multi-layered heritage of the center East
  • Comprises 26 newly-commissioned essays by means of prime overseas scholars
  • Primarily involved in the trendy and modern periods
  • Covers non secular, social, cultural, monetary, political and armed forces history
  • Treats the area as 4 differentiated political devices – Iran, Turkey, Israel and the Arab world
  • Includes a piece on present concerns, reminiscent of oil, city progress, the position of ladies, and democratic human rights

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