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Politics and Change in the Middle East, CourseSmart eTextbook, 10th Edition

By Roy R. Andersen, Robert F. Seibert, Jon G. Wagner

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Feb 21, 2011

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A longtime bestseller, Politics and Change in the Middle East employs a multidisciplinary approach to explain the dynamics in the region.

 

Through politics, economics, culture, and history, this text offers a rugged analytical framework that familiarizes students with the Middle East and helps them to critically evaluate contemporary developments. Thematically organized, Politics and Change in the Middle East introduces students to the primary actors and issues that define the region and its role in world politics.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Traditional Cultures of the Middle East: The Cradle of Civilization and Politics

Chapter 2. The Foundations of Islam

Chapter 3. The Political Legacy of Islam, 632–1800 C.E.

Chapter 4. Western Imperialism 1800–1914 C.E.

Chapter 5. The Rise of the State System, 1914–1950

Chapter 6. The Drive or Self Determination, 1950–1990

Chapter 7. Turning Points

Chapter 8. The Politics of Religion, Culture, and Social Life

Chapter 9. Political Elites

Chapter 10. Political Leadership in the Contemporary Middle East

Chapter 11. The Economic Setting

Chapter 12. International Relations in the Contemporary Middle East, 1945-1990

Chapter 13. International Relations in the Contemporary Middle East, 1945-1990: The Regional Actors

Chapter 14. The Middle East and the Changing International Order: 1991-2001

Chapter 15. Did 9/11 Change Everything?

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$33.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-08399-2