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Contemporary Issues in the Middle East, Come With Me From Lebanon: An American Family Odyssey
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written by Ann Kerr, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1994), 344 page(s)
Ann Kerr’s is a personal account of an American family during the most tumultuous years of Beirut’s political strife. It begins with the tragic assassination of her husband Malcolm Kerr, one of the most respected scholars of Middle East studies, in 1984, seventeen months after he became president of the Americ...
written by Ann Kerr, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1994), 344 page(s)
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Contemporary Issues in the Middle East, Democracy and the Nature of American Influence in Iran, 1941-1979
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written by David Collier, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2017), 448 page(s)
Collier presents a timely and fresh reexamination of one of the most important bilateral relationships of the last century. He delves deeply into the American desire to promote democracy in Iran from the 1940s through the early 1960s and examines the myriad factors that contributed to their success in exerting a p...
written by David Collier, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2017), 448 page(s)
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written by Nancy Elizabeth Gallagher, 1942-, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1990), 250 page(s)
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Contemporary Issues in the Middle East, Iraqi Migrants in Syria: The Crisis before the Storm
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written by Sophia Hoffmann, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2016, originally published 2016), 244 page(s)
During the decade that preceded Syria’s 2011 uprising and descent into violence, the country was in the midst of another crisis: the mass arrival of Iraqi migrants and a flood of humanitarian aid to handle the refugee emergency. International aid organizations, the media, and diplomats alike praised the Syrian g...
written by Sophia Hoffmann, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2016, originally published 2016), 244 page(s)
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Contemporary Issues in the Middle East, Islam in Revolution Second Edition
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written by Richard Dekmejian, 1933-, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1995), 307 page(s)
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Contemporary Issues in the Middle East, The Mizrahi Era of Rebellion: Israel's Forgotten Civil Rights Struggle 1948-1966
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written by Bryan Roby, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2015), 280 page(s)
During the postwar period of 1948–56, over 400,000 Jews from the Middle East and Asia immigrated to the newly established state of Israel. By the end of the 1950s, Mizrahim, also known as Oriental Jewry, represented the ethnic majority of the Israeli Jewish population. Despite their large numbers, Mizrahim were...
written by Bryan Roby, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2015), 280 page(s)
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edited by Ali Banuazizi and Myron Weiner, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1994), 488 page(s)
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The Second Message of Islam
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written by Mahmoud Mohammed Taha, 1945-1985, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1987, originally published 1967), 190 page(s)
A translation from the Sudanese of Taha’s major work in which he outlines the main features of his teachings. Mahmoud Mohamed Taha had long been known for his radical reinterpretation of Islam. His reputation, along with his vigorous opposition to the Islamization program, ultimately led to his demise
written by Mahmoud Mohammed Taha, 1945-1985, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1987, originally published 1967), 190 page(s)
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written by Alan Taylor, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1991), 228 page(s)
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Contemporary Issues in the Middle East, Turkish Islam and the Secular State
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edited by John L. Esposito, 1940- and M. Hakan Yavuz, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2003), 256 page(s)
edited by John L. Esposito, 1940- and M. Hakan Yavuz, in Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2003), 256 page(s)
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