Handbook of Political Science Research on the Middle East and North Africa

Handbook of Political Science Research on the Middle East and North Africa

by Bernard Reich
     
 

Facilitating research on Middle Eastern and North African politics, this volume is a major reference work. A series of chapters describe the post-World War II research on the politics of the states and of the Palestinians of the region. The literature on international relations of the region is reviewed and the approach to political economy is discussed. Written by

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Facilitating research on Middle Eastern and North African politics, this volume is a major reference work. A series of chapters describe the post-World War II research on the politics of the states and of the Palestinians of the region. The literature on international relations of the region is reviewed and the approach to political economy is discussed. Written by the foremost experts on their respective subjects, the chapters also identify the gaps in the literature and fruitful areas for future research. The chapter references constitute a bibliographical treasure for those seeking to study the politics of the region. Annotations enable the reader to better select works for further research. This volume provides a complete analysis of the state of the field, an agenda for future research, and a detailed, annotated bibliography of the best research published.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313273728
Publisher:
Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/30/1998
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.46(w) x 9.55(h) x 1.07(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction1
Algeria10
Egypt23
The Gulf Arab States: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates44
Iran64
Iraq92
Israel118
Jordan144
Lebanon162
Libya171
Morocco180
Saudi Arabia196
Syria206
Tunisia214
Turkey227
The West Bank and Gaza Strip since 1967249
Yemen282
Middle East International Relations299
The Political Economy of the Middle East316
AppReference Works for Middle East Politics, Economics, and Society339
Name Index359
Subject Index377
About the Editor and Contributors389

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