Politics of the Middle East Cultures and Conflicts
Edition: 2nd 2008
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Description: An introduction to the Middle East, provides an overview of the history, geography, cultures, and religions and leads up the regions twenty-first century conflicts, including the Iraq War. With its emphasis on basic concepts and vocabulary, and it use of illustrative case studies,Politics of the Middle Eastprovides an exciting tool for the basic understanding of this very complex region.This comprehensive book covers cultures and history of the ancients, the birth of Islam, and the Ottoman Empire; Arab-Israeli conflicts and their origins; Turkey and the Kurds; the Persian Gulf and the rise of the oil kingdoms, the Iranian revolution, and the first and second Gulf Wars; and Middle Eastern terrorism.An excellent reference resource for those involved in businesses and concerns that deal with the Middle East and its politics.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $127.20
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 5/24/2007
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
|Civilization and Its Cradle|
|The Lay of the Land|
|The Importance of the Spoken Word|
|Shared Cultural Characteristics|
|The Ancients and Their Conflicts|
|The European Empires|
|The Birth of Islam|
|Birth of Shiism|
|The Choice of the Caliphs|
|ROSKMF00_0131594249.QXP 4/26/07 11:35 AM Page iii iv Contents The Abbasids|
|The Abbasid Caliphate|
|Challenges to Orthodoxy|
|The End of the Arab Empire|
|The Ottoman Empire|
|The Reign of Sulayman|
|The Sick Man of Europe|
|The Committee of Union and Progress|
|World War I|
|Origins of the ISRAEL-Palestine War|
|Kingdoms and Conquests|
|The Long Diaspora|
|The Rise of Modern Zionism|
|ROSKMF00_0131594249.QXP 4/26/07 11:35 AM Page iv Contents v The Rise of Arab Nationalism|
|The Impact of World War I|
|The First Arab-Jewish Clashes|