(0) items

Multiculturalism and Minority Rights in the Arab World,9780199675135
This item qualifies for


Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Multiculturalism and Minority Rights in the Arab World

by ;


Pub. Date:
Oxford University Press, USA
List Price: $105.60

Rent Textbook


Buy New Textbook

Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days

Used Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out


We're Sorry
Not Available

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the edition with a publication date of 5/20/2014.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Author Biography

Will Kymlicka, Canada Research Chair in Political Philosophy, Queen's University,Eva Pfostl, Scientific Director, Department of Law, Istituto di Studi Politici S. Pio V, Rome

Will Kymlicka is the Canada Research Chair in Political Philosophy at Queen's University in Kingston, Canada. His work, translated into 34 languages, has focused on how democratic countries address issues of ethnic, racial and religious diversity, with a special focus on the theory and practice of multicultural citizenship. He is the author of seven books published by Oxford University Press, including Multicultural Citizenship (1995), and Multicultural Odysseys: Navigating the New International Politics of Diversity (2007).

Eva Pfostl is Scientific Director in the Department of Law and Economics at the Istituto di Studi Politici S. Pio V, Rome, Contract Professor at the University LUSPIO Rome and LUISS University Rome, and Adviser of the Tibetans in Exile. Her research interest focus on comparative constitutional law with a special focus on minority and group rights in Europe, Asia, and North Africa. She is author of several publications among them La questione tibetana. Autonomia e non indipendenza. Una proposta realistica, Marsilio Editore 2009.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction, Will Kymlicka and Eva Pfostl
PART I: Theoretical and Historical Perspectives
2. Minority Rights and Multiculturalism in the Arab World: A View from History and the Kurdish Periphery, Janet Klein
3. Transformations in the Middle East: The Importance of the Minority Question, Joshua Castellino and Kathleen Cavanaugh
4. Minorities in the Arab World: Faults, Fault-lines and Co-existence, Zaid Eyadat
5. Arab Minorities, Liberalism, and Multiculturalism, Francesca Maria Corrao and Sebastiano Maffettone
PART II: Case Studies
6. Bringing the tribe back in? The Western Sahara dispute, ethno-history, and the imagineering of minority conflicts in the Arab world, Jacob Mundy
7. The Role of the Amazigh Movement in the Processes of Political Reform in Postcolonial Algerian Society, Eva Pfostl
8. The Gulf's Servant Class, Nicholas McGeehan
9. Hobbesian Citizenship: How the Palestinians Became a Minority in Israel, Hassan Jabareen
10. The Federalization of Iraq and the Break-Up of Sudan, Brendan O'Leary
11. How does the Arab World Perceive Multiculturalism and Treat its Minorities? The Assyro-Chaldeans of Iraq as a Case Study, Joseph Yacoub

Please wait while the item is added to your cart...