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Title:
The Middle East : a geopolitical study of the region in the new global era
Author:
Krooth, Richard.
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Publication Information:
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., [1995]

©1995
Physical Description:
xii, 290 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Early history -- British duplicity and future conflict -- Apportionment in war and peace The postwar era -- Historic foundations of Zionism and fundamentalism -- A Zionist point of view -- Jews, Palestine, and imperial mandate -- Israeli land appropriations unabated -- The great party battle and switch in priorities -- Image and the social realities -- The link of local and global economy and culture -- Oil and the new Western sphere in the Middle East -- "Bombing out" plans for peace -- Muslims, Europe, and the Middle East -- Strategic policies and the levers for control --

The moment of peace -- The great realignment -- Administrative authority, state power, and civil society -- The peace process and the drive for unity -- Two keys for making peace: Trans-Jordan and Syria.
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ISBN:
9780899509877
Format :
Book

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Central Library DS63.1 .K76 1995 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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The Middle East is a heterogeneous combination of societies and cultures bound together by a common history and a similar place in the world economy. Despite recent agreements, the region's internal issues (e.g., race, economic and religious differences) make it certain to occupy the world's attention.


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