A Concise History of the Middle East Instructor Resources

Teaching Materials for A Concise History of the Middle East by Arthur Goldschmidt Jr. with Aomar Boum

Available Resources for A Concise History of the Middle East:

Test Bank 

PowerPoint Slides 

Bibliographic Essay

An introduction to the history of this turbulent region from the beginnings of Islam to the present day, this widely acclaimed text by Arthur Goldschmidt Jr. is distinguished by its clear style, broad scope, and balanced treatment. A Concise History of the Middle East explores the evolution of Islamic institutions and culture, the influence of the West, the modernization efforts of Middle Eastern governments, the struggle of various peoples for political independence, the Arab–Israeli conflict, the reassertion of Islamic values and power, the issues surrounding the Palestinian Question, and the post-9/11 Middle East.

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Test Bank

A Test Bank is available for professors who adopt A Concise History of the Middle East for their courses. Please fill out the following form and submit to westview.promotion@perseusbooks.com and a press representative will be in touch shortly to grant access.

Goldschmidt 11e Test Bank Request Form (.docx)

PowerPoint Slides

PowerPoint slides containing maps, figures, and photographs from  A Concise History of the Middle East are available for immediate download (please click the thumbnail below).

Bibliographic Essay

A Bibliographic Essay for A Concise History of the Middle East, Eleventh Edition, is available for immediate download.

Goldschmidt 11e Bibliographic Essay (PDF, 912 KB)

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