A History of the Modern Middle East

With brand-new timelines in each part, updated select bibliographies, and expanded online instructor resources, A History of the Modern Middle East remains the quintessential text for courses on Middle East history.

A History of the Modern Middle East

A History of the Modern Middle East

A History of the Modern Middle East examines the profound and often dramatic transformations of the region in the past two centuries, from the Ottoman and Egyptian reforms, through the challenge of Western imperialism, to the impact of US foreign policies. Built around a framework of political history, while also carefully integrating social, cultural, and economic developments, this expertly crafted account provides readers with the most comprehensive, balanced and penetrating analysis of the modern Middle East. The sixth edition has been revised to provide a thorough account of the major developments since 2012, including the tumultuous aftermath of the Arab uprisings, the sectarian conflict in Iraq and civil war in Syria that led to the rise of ISIS, the crises in Libya and Yemen, and the United States' nuclear talks with Iran. With brand-new timelines in each part, updated select bibliographies, and expanded online instructor resources, A History of the Modern Middle East remains the quintessential text for courses on Middle East history.

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A History of the Modern Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 626
Authors: William L. Cleveland
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-04 - Publisher: Routledge

A History of the Modern Middle East examines the profound and often dramatic transformations of the region in the past two centuries, from the Ottoman and Egyptian reforms, through the challenge of Western imperialism, to the impact of US foreign policies. Built around a framework of political history, while also
The Modern Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Mehran Kamrava
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"Kamrava provides an in-depth analysis of not just political history but also a variety of other issues that have plagued this part of the world for so many years and continue to remain unresolved for years to come."-Mahmood Monshipouri, author of Islamism, Secularism, and Human Rights in the Middle East
Struggle and Survival in the Modern Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 426
Authors: Edmund Burke, David Yaghoubian, Nejde Yaghoubian
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Until the 1993 first edition of this book, one thing had been missing in Middle Eastern history—depiction of the lives of ordinary Middle Eastern men and women, peasants, villagers, pastoralists, and urbanites. Now updated and revised, the second edition has added six new portraits of individuals set in the contemporary
The Modern Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 657
Authors: Camron Michael Amin, Benjamin C. Fortna
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-06 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

The Modern Middle East is a themed collection of translated sources covering official and private archives, the periodical press, memoirs, western journalists' and travellers' accounts, literature, and official reports. Each document is presented and put in its historical context by an expert, providing a highly useful resource for the study
The Modern Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 680
Authors: Albert Hourani, Philip S. Khoury, Mary C. Wilson, Mary Christina Wilson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-03-04 - Publisher: I.B.Tauris

This reader brings together key writings on the modern history of the Middle East by some of the best-known specialists in the field. Covering two centuries of change, from 1789 to the present day, it includes selections essays on the shaping of Arab thought in the late 19th century and

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