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The Resource The Middle East today : political, geographical and cultural perspectives, Dona J. Stewart

The Middle East today : political, geographical and cultural perspectives, Dona J. Stewart

Label
The Middle East today : political, geographical and cultural perspectives
Title
The Middle East today
Title remainder
political, geographical and cultural perspectives
Statement of responsibility
Dona J. Stewart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This revised and updated volume highlights the major issues and challenges that define the Middle East today and places them within their historical and geographical context."--Provided by publisher
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Stewart, Dona J.,
Dewey number
956.05
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • United States
  • Middle East
  • Geopolitics
Label
The Middle East today : political, geographical and cultural perspectives, Dona J. Stewart
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Part I. Introduction to the region. The Middle East and North Africa: between image and reality ; The geography of the Middle East and North Africa ; Culture and society in the Middle East and North Africa -- Part II. Emergence and evolution of the region. Historical foundations: the Islamic and Arab legacies ; The making of the modern Middle East: the Ottoman legacy ; Independent states and geopolitics: the legacy of Western imperialism ; The contemporary state systems: a system in flux ; Contemporary Islamist thought: the power of ideology -- Part III. Contemporary issues and challenges. Economic challenges: a region of disparities ; The Middle East conflicts ; Civil society, media and democratic reform ; The 2011 revolutions and the future of the region
Control code
ocn822561710
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 280 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203828960
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)822561710
Label
The Middle East today : political, geographical and cultural perspectives, Dona J. Stewart
Publication
Note
"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Part I. Introduction to the region. The Middle East and North Africa: between image and reality ; The geography of the Middle East and North Africa ; Culture and society in the Middle East and North Africa -- Part II. Emergence and evolution of the region. Historical foundations: the Islamic and Arab legacies ; The making of the modern Middle East: the Ottoman legacy ; Independent states and geopolitics: the legacy of Western imperialism ; The contemporary state systems: a system in flux ; Contemporary Islamist thought: the power of ideology -- Part III. Contemporary issues and challenges. Economic challenges: a region of disparities ; The Middle East conflicts ; Civil society, media and democratic reform ; The 2011 revolutions and the future of the region
Control code
ocn822561710
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 280 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203828960
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)822561710

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