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Title:
Conflicts in the Middle East since 1945
Author:
Milton-Edwards, Beverley.
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Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
London ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2004.
Physical Description:
xvi, 152 pages : maps ; 22 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
The Arab-Israeli conflict : ways of war -- The Palestinian-Israeli conflict : hostages to history -- Superpower conflict in the Middle East : war by proxy -- Generation jihad : conflict in the name of Islam? -- Sectarian conflict : Lebanon, state without a nation -- Ethnic conflict : the forgotten Kurds -- War in the Gulf : Iran and Iraq 1980-1989 -- The Kuwait crisis : brother versus brother -- The politics of conflict and failure of peacemaking -- After the storm.
Reading Level:
1560 Lexile.
ISBN:
9780415317863

9780415317870
Format :
Book

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First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Table of Contents

Prefacep. xi
Acknowledgementsp. xiii
Chronologyp. xiv
Introductionp. 1
1 The Arab-Israeli Confictp. 8
2 The Palestinian-Israeli Confictp. 22
3 Superpower Confict in the Middle Eastp. 36
4 Generation Jihadp. 49
5 Sectarian Confictp. 60
6 Ethnic Confictp. 72
7 War in the Gulfp. 84
8 The Kuwait Crisisp. 95
9 The Politics of Confict and Failure of Peacemakingp. 106
10 After the Stormp. 118
Short Glossary of Terms and Organizationsp. 130
Notesp. 134
Bibliographyp. 144
Indexp. 147

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