The Persian Gulf at the Millennium; Essays in Politics, Economy, Security, and Religion

The Persian Gulf at the Millennium; Essays in Politics, Economy, Security, and Religion

by Gary G. Sick
     
 

In The Persian Gulf at the Millennium, the most prominent Gulf specialists from both the Western world and the Persian Gulf are brought together to look at this extraordinarily active and influential part of the world. The scholars identify and examine the issues that have the potential to affect future developments in the region, including ongoing rapid demographic… See more details below

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In The Persian Gulf at the Millennium, the most prominent Gulf specialists from both the Western world and the Persian Gulf are brought together to look at this extraordinarily active and influential part of the world. The scholars identify and examine the issues that have the potential to affect future developments in the region, including ongoing rapid demographic changes, the relationship of the oil market to political stability and progress, the resurgence of Islam as a political force, the often heavy expenditures on defense, and new geostrategic realities after the end of the Cold War.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312174491
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
02/28/1998
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
5.83(w) x 8.54(h) x 1.14(d)

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