Middle Eastern Government and Politics

The Modern History of Iraq

Phebe Marr with Ibrahim al-Marashi

Fourth Edition • February 21, 2017 • 500 pages

Print: $47.00 USD/$60.99 CAD • Ebook: $33.99 USD/$43.99 CAD

The Modern History of Iraq is a readable account of the emergence of modern Iraq, placing in historical perspective the crises and upheavals that continue to afflict the country.

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A History of the Modern Middle East

William L. Cleveland, Martin Bunton

Sixth Edition • July 12, 2016 • 600 pages

Print: $55.00 USD/$71.50 CAD • Ebook: $35.99 USD/$35.99 CAD

The definitive history of the Modern Middle East, focusing primarily on the past two centuries of profound and dramatic change in the region.

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The Arab Spring: The Hope and Reality of the Uprisings

Edited by Mark L. Haas and David W. Lesch

Second Edition • July 12, 2016 • 338 pages

Print: $27.00 USD/$34.99 CAD • Ebook: $18.99 USD/$18.99 CAD

An illuminating contributed volume by noted experts on the impact and aftereffects of the Arab Spring revolutions, both in the Middle East and around the world.

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The Government and Politics of the Middle East and North Africa

Edited by Mark Gasiorowski and Sean L. Yom

Eighth Edition • July 12, 2016 • 578 pages

Print: $52.00 USD/$67.50 CAD • Ebook: $35.99 USD/$35.99 CAD

A comprehensive examination of the history, domestic politics, and foreign policies of each country in the Middle East and North Africa.

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A Concise History of the Middle East

Arthur Goldschmidt Jr. with Aomar Boum

Eleventh Edition • July 7, 2015 • 524 pages

Print: $52.00 USD/$67.50 CAD • Ebook: $36.99 USD/$36.99 CAD

A straightforward, chronological narrative of the history of the Middle East; a classic in its field.

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A Political Economy of the Middle East

Melani Cammett, Ishac Diwan, Alan Richards, John Waterbury

Fourth Edition • February 10, 2015 • 596 pages

Print: $57.00 USD/$62.50 CAD • Ebook: $36.99 USD/$36.99 CAD

A landmark analysis of the ongoing socioeconomic transformations of the Middle East.

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Middle East Patterns: Places, People, and Politics

Colbert C. Held, John Thomas Cummings

Sixth Edition • December 24, 2013 • 728 pages

Print: $60.00 USD/$56.50 CAD • Ebook: $39.99 USD/$51.99 CAD

Now in its sixth edition, this classic text continues to be the most comprehensive and authoritative geographical study of the region.

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An Introduction to the Modern Middle East: History, Religion, Political Economy, Politics

David S. Sorenson

Second Edition • December 3, 2013 • 560 pages

Print: $47.00 USD/$53.99 CAD • Ebook: $33.99 USD/$43.99 CAD

Student Economy Edition available. Combining elements of comparative politics with a country-by-country analysis, author David S. Sorenson provides a complete and accessible introduction to the modern Middle East. With an emphasis on the politics of the region, the text also dedicates chapters specifically to the history, religions, and economies of…

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The United States and the Arab Spring: Threats and Opportunities in a Revolutionary Era

Mark L. Haas

First Edition • August 6, 2013 • 46 pages

Print: $5.99 USD/$56.50 CAD • Ebook: $1.99 USD/$1.99 CAD

In this Westview Press Spotlight, Mark L. Haas explores the major political consequences of the Arab Spring protests in North Africa and the Middle East as well as how and why US leaders responded to these developments. A detailed examination of the threats and opportunities to US interests created by…

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The Political Economy of the Arab Uprisings

Melani Cammett, Ishac Diwan

First Edition • August 6, 2013 • 46 pages

Print: $5.99 USD/$69.99 CAD • Ebook: $1.99 USD/$1.99 CAD

In this Westview Press Spotlight, Melani Cammett and Ishac Diwan explore the impact of the Arab Spring and subsequent events in the region. The Political Economy of the Arab Uprisings analyzes the ways in which salient socioeconomic and political factors are interacting to shape the construction of new political institutions…

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