9780520267756

The Modern Middle East: A Political History Since the First World War

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  • ISBN13:

    9780520267756

  • ISBN10:

    0520267753

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/3/2011
  • Publisher: Univ of California Pr

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Summary

Since it was first published in 2006, this concise overview of the making of the contemporary Middle East has become essential reading for students and general readers who want to gain a better understanding of this diverse region. Writing for a wide audience, Mehran Kamrava takes us from fall of the Ottoman Empire to today, exploring along the way such central issues as the dynamics of economic development, authoritarian endurance, and the Israel-Palestinian conflict. For this new, thoroughly revised edition, he has brought the book fully up to date by incorporating events and issues of the past few years.The Modern Middle Eastnow includes information about the June 2009 Iranian presidential elections and their aftermath, changes precipitated so far by the Obama administration, Israel's attack on Gaza in 2008, the effects of globalization on economic development, and more.

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