Global Studies: The Middle East / Edition 8

Global Studies: The Middle East / Edition 8

by William Spencer, William (Ed.) Spencer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072365889

ISBN-13: 9780072365887

Pub. Date: 03/29/2000

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

The Global Studies series is designed to provide comprehensive background information and selected world press articles on the regions and countries of the world.This tenth edition of Global Studies: Middle East provides an introduction to the status and problems of the Middle East — through essays, statistics, current world press readings, and a listing of

Overview

The Global Studies series is designed to provide comprehensive background information and selected world press articles on the regions and countries of the world.This tenth edition of Global Studies: Middle East provides an introduction to the status and problems of the Middle East — through essays, statistics, current world press readings, and a listing of related World Wide Web sites.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072365887
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
03/29/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
240

Table of Contents

The Middle East: Cradle of Islam
Middle East Map
The Middle East: Theater of Conflict
Country Reports
Algeria
Bahrain
Egypt
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Jordan
Kuwait
Lebanon
Libya
Morocco
Oman
Qatar
Saudi Arabia
Sudan
Syria
Tunisia
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
Yemen
Articles from the World Press
Regional Articles
1 How the Modern Middle East Map Came to Be Drawn, David Fromkin, Smithsonian, May 1991.
2 Islam: Sunnis and Shiites, Muhammad Hanif, Social Education, October 1994.
3 What Is Islam?, Abdulaziz Sachedina, The World & I, September 1997.
4 Islamic and Western Values, Ali A. Mazrui, Foreign Affairs, September/October 1997.
5 Islam's Shame: Lifting the Veil of Tears, Ibn Warraq, Free Inquiry, Fall 1997.
6 Dubai Puts Politics Aside, Aims to Be a Mideast 'Hong Kong', Scott Peterson, The Christian Science Monitor, April 23, 1997.
7 Cairo's Poor: Dilemmas of Survival and Solidarity, Asef Bayat, Middle East Report, Winter 1996.
(and more...)

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