History, Geography and Culture of the Middle East

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  • Abu-Sinna, Mohamed Ibrahim, Falsafttu Al-Mathali Al-Sha'bi (The Philosophy of Folk Proverbs). Cairo: Ministry of Culture (Cultural Library Series No. 193), 1968.
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    Updated. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992.
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  • Al-Farsy, Fouad, Saudi Arabia: A Case Study in Development, (Second Edition). London: Stacey International, 1980.
  • Algosaibi, Ghazi A., Arabian Essays. London: Kegan Paul International Ltd., 1982.
  • Allan, J. A., Libya: The Experience of Oil. Boulder: Westview Press, 1981.
  • Almana, Mohammed: Arabia Unified: A Portrait of Ibn Saud. Rev. ed. London: Hutchinson Benham, 1982.
  • Almaney, A. J., and Alwan, A. J., Communicating with the Arabs: A Handbook for the Business Executive. Prospect Heights, Illinois: Waveland Press, Inc., 1982.
  • Al-Muhafaza, Ali, Al-Ittijaahaat Al-Fikriyya 'ind Al-'Arab (Trends in Arab Thought).Beirut: Al-Ahliyya lil-Nashr wal-Tawzii', 1975.
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    New York: Greenwood Press, 1991.
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  • Altorki, Soraya, and Donald P. Cole: Arabian Oasis Town: The Transformation of 'Unayzah. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1989.
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    Riyadh University Press, 1979.2 vols.
  • Abir, Mordechai: Saudi Arabia: Society, Government and the Gulf Crisis. London: Rout­ledge, 1993.
  • Allen, Calvin H., and W Lynn Rigsbee: Oman under Qaboos: From Coup to Constitution, 1970-96. London: Frank Cass, 1999.
  • Almana, Mohammed: Arabia Unified: A Portrait of Ibn Saud. Rev. ed. London: Hutchinson Benham, 1982.
  • Al-Naqeeb, Khaldoun Hasan: Society and State in the Gulf and Arab Peninsula: A Different Perspective. Translated by L. M. Kenny. London: Centre for Arab Unity Stud­ies, 1990.
  • Alnasrawi, Abbas: Arab Nationalism, Oil, and the Political Economy of Dependency.
    New York: Greenwood Press, 1991.
  • Al-Suwaidi, Jamal S., ed.: The Yemeni War of 1994: Causes and Consequences.London: Saqi, 1995.
  • Altorki, Soraya: Women in Saudi Arabia: Ideology and Behavior among the Elite.New York: Columbia University Press, 1986.
  • Altorki, Soraya, and Donald P. Cole: Arabian Oasis Town: The Transformation of 'Unayzah. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1989.
  • Anscombe, Frederick E: The Ottoman Gulf: The Creation of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Qatar. New York: Columbia University Press, 1997.
  • Amuzegar, Jahangir: Managing the Oil Wealth: OPEC's Windfalls and Pitfalls.London: Tauris, 2001.
  • Atiyeh, George N., ed., Arab and American Cultures. Washington, D. c.: American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Re­search, 1977.
  • Baer, Gabriel, Studies in the Social History of Modern Egypt. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1969.
  • Barnett, Michael N.: Dialogues in Arab Politics: Negotiations in Regional Order.New York: Columbia University Press, 1998.
  • Bergen, Peter L.: Holy War, Inc.: Inside the Secret World of Osama bin Laden.New York: Free Press, 2001.
  • Bowen, Donna Lee, and Evelyn A. Early, eds.: Everyday Life in the Muslim Middle East.
    Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1993.
  • Beck, Lois & Keddie, Nikki (Eds.). Women in the Muslim World. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1978.
  • Berque, Jacques, Cultural Expression in Arab Society Today. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1978.
  • Brown, L. Carl. Religion and State: The Muslim Approach to Politics. New York: Columbia Uni­versity Press, 2000.
  • Brown, L. Carl. "The Middle East: Patterns of Change 1947-1987." Middle East Jour­nal 41 (1987): 26-39.Carmichael, Joel, Arabs Today. New York: Anchor Press/Double­day, 1977.
  • Boxberger, Linda: On the Edge of Empire: Hadhramawt, Emigration, and the Indian Ocean, 1880s-1930s. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2002.
  • Burrowes, Robert D.: The Yemen Arab Republic: The Politics of Development, 1962-1986. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1987.
  • Carapico, Sheila: Civil Society in Yemen: The Political Economy of Activism in Modern Arabia. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998.
  • Chaudhry, Kiren Aziz: The Price of Wealth: Economies and Institutions in the Middle East. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1997.
  • Choueri, Youssef: Arab Nationalism: A History-Nation and State in the Arab World.
    Malden, Mass.: Blackwell, 2000.
  • Cigar, Norman: "Islam and the State in South Yemen: The Uneasy Coexistence." Middle Eastern Studies 26 (1990): 185-203.
  • Clarke, Angela: Bahrain: Oil and Development. London: Immel, 1990.
  • Cottrell, Alvin J., ed.: The Persian Gulf States: A General Survey. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1980.
  • Cole, Donald P., "Pastoral Nomads in a Rapidly Changing Econo­my: The Case of Saudi Arabia," in Social and Economic Develop­ment in the Arab Gulf, edited by Tim Niblock. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1980, pp. 106-121.
  • Condon, John, and Yousef, Fathi S., "The Middle Eastern Home," in An Introduction to Intercultural Communication. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Co., Inc., 1977, pp. 159-162.
  • Cordesman, Anthony H.: After the Storm: The Changing Military Balance in the Mid­dle East. Boulder, Colo.: Westview, 1993. Deeb, Marius K., & Deeb, Mary Jane, Libya Since the Revolution. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1982.
  • Crystal, Jill. Oil and Politics in the Gulf: Rulers and Merchants in Kuwait and Qatar. Cam­bridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990.
  • Crystal, Jill. Kuwait: The Transformation of an Oil State. Boulder, Colo.: Westview, 1992.
  • Dekmejian, R. Hrair: Islam in Revolution: Fundamentalism in the Arab World. 2d ed.
    Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 1995.
  • Enayat, Hamid: Modern Islamic Political Thought. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1982.
  • Esposito, John L.: Unholy War: Terror in the Name of Islam. Oxford: Oxford Univer­sity Press, 2002.
  • Fernea, Elizabeth Warnock, and Bezirgan, Basima Qattan, eds., Middle Eastern Muslim Women Speak. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1977.
  • Findley, Carter Vaughn, and John Rothney: Twentieth-Century World. 5th ed. Boston:
    Houghton Mifflin, 2002.
  • Franda, Marcus: Launching into Cyberspace: Internet Development and Politics in Five World Regions. Boulder, Colo.: Lynne Rienner, 2002.
  • Freedman, Robert 0.: "Russian Policy toward the Middle East: The Yeltsin Legacy and the Putin Challenge." Middle East Journal 55 (2001): 58-90.
  • Friedlander, Jonathan, ed., The Middle East: The Image and the Reality. Los Angeles: University of California (Curriculum Inquiry Center) Press, 1981.
  • Fuller, Graham E., and Rend Rahim Francke: The Arab Shi'a: The Forgotten Muslims.
    Basingstoke, England: Macmillan, 1999.
  • Gause, E Gregory, III: Oil Monarchies: Domestic and Security Challenges in the Arab Gulf States. New York: Council on Foreign Relations, 1994.
  • Graham, Helga: Arabian Time Machine: Self-Portrait of an Oil State. London: Heine­mann, 1978.
  • Gordon, David. The Republic of Lebanon: Nation in Jeopardy. Boulder: Westview Press, 1983.
  • Halliday, Fred: Revolution and Foreign Policy: The Case of South Yemen, 1967-1987.
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989.
  • Hinnebusch, Raymond, and Anoushiravan Ehteshami, eds.: The Foreign Policies of Middle Eastern States. Boulder, Colo.: Lynne Rienner, 2002.
  • Hall, Edward T., The Hidden Dimension. New York: Doubleday & Co., Inc., 1966.
  • Hamady, Sania, Temperament and Character of the Arabs. New York: Twayne, 1960.
  • Heard-Bey, Frauke: From Trucial States to United Arab Emirates: A Society in Transi­tion. New ed. London: Longman, 1996.
  • Herb, Michael: All in the Family: Absolutism, Revolution, and Democracy in the Mid­dle Eastern Monarchies. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1999.
  • Hudson, Michael G., ed.: Middle East Dilemma: The Politics and Economics of Arab Integration. New York: Columbia University Press, 1999.
  • Humphreys, R. Stephen: Between Memory and Desire: The Middle East in a Troubled Age. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999.
  • Hunter, Shireen T.: The Future of Islam and the West: Clash of Civilizations or Peace­ful Coexistence? Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 1998.
  • Husain, S. S., & Ashraf, S. A. (Eds.). Crisis in Muslim Education. Jeddah: King Abdulaziz University, 1979.
  • Ismael, Jacqueline S.: Kuwait: Dependency and Class in a Rentier State.Gainesville:
    University Press of Florida, 1993.
  • Ismael, Tareq Y., and Jacqueline S. Ismael: The People's Democratic Republic of Yemen: Politics, Economics and Society. Boulder, Colo.: Lynne Rienner, 1986.
  • Jawad, HaifaaA.: Euro-Arab Relations: A Study in Collective Diplomacy. Reading, Eng­land: Ithaca, 1992.
  • Juergensmeyer, Mark: Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious Violence.
    Updated. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002.
  • Jureidini, Paul A., & McLaurin, R.D. Jordan: The Impact of Social Change on the Role of the Tribes. Washington, D.C.: Praeger Publishers, 1984.
  • Kaufman, Burton I.: The Arab Middle East and the United States: Inter-Arab Rivalry and Superpower Diplomacy. New York: Twayne, 1996.
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  • Khouja, M. w., and Sadler, P. G., The Economy of Kuwait: Development and Role in International Finance. London: The Macmillan Press Ltd., 1979.
  • Khuri, Fuad. Tribe and State in Bahrain: The Transformation of Social and Political Authority in an Arab State. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980
  • Kostiner, Joseph: Yemen: The Tortuous Questfor Unity, 1990-94. London: Royal Insti­tute of International Affairs, 1996.
  • Laffin, John, Rhetoric and Reality: The Arab Mind Considered. New York: Taplinger Publishing Co., 1975.
  • Laroui, Abdallah, Crisis of the Arab Intellectual. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1976.
  • Lawrence, T. E., Seven Pillars of Wisdom. New York: Doubledav & Co., Inc., 1926.
  • Lawson, Fred H.: Bahrain: The Modernization of Autocracy. Boulder, Colo.: Westview, 1989.
  • Lee, Eve. The American in Saudi Arabia. Chicago: Intercultural Press, Ine., 1980.
  • Lewis, Bernard (Ed.) Islam and the Arab World. New York: Knopf 1976.
  • Long, David E., and Bernard Reich, eds.: The Government and Politics of the Middle East and North Africa. 4th ed. Boulder, Colo.: Westview, 2002.
  • Makhlouf, Carla: Changing Veils: Women and Modernisation in North Yemen.Austin:
    University of Texas Press, 1979.
  • Molyneux, Maxine: "Women's Rights and Political Contingency: The Case of Yemen, 1990-1994." Middle East Journal 49 (1995): 418-431.
  • Moore, Clement Henry: Images of Development: Egyptian Engineers in Search ofIden­tity. 2d ed. Cairo: American University in Cairo Press, 1994.
  • Moussalli, Ahmad S.: Moderate and Radical Islamic Fundamentalism: The Questfor Modernity, Legitimacy, and the Islamic State. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1999.
  • Murden, Simon W: Islam, the Middle East, and the New Global Hegemony.Boulder, Colo.: Lynne Rienner, 2002.
  • Niblock, Tim. Social and Economic Development in the Arab Gulf. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1980
  • Nizameddin, Talal: Russia and the Middle East: Towards a New Foreign Policy.New York: St. Martin's, 1999.
  • Owen, Roger: State, Power and Politics in the Making of the Modern Middle East.2d ed. London: Routledge, 2000.
  • Peterson, J. E. Yemen: The Search for a Modern State. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1982.
  • Peterson, J. E. "The Arabian Peninsula in Modern Times: A Historiographical Survey." American Historical Review 96 (1991): 1435-1449.
  • Peterson, J. E. "The Political Status of Women in the Arab Gulf States." Middle East Journal 43 (1989): 34-50.
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  • Rumaihi, Muhammad: Beyond Oil: Unity and Development in the Gulf.Translated by James Dickins. London: Saqi Books, 1986.
  • Said, Edward & Suleiman, Fuad (Eds.). The Arabs Today: Alternatives for Tomorrow, Columbus, Ohio: Forum Associates, 1973.
  • Sakr, Naomi: Satellite Realms: Transnational Television, Globalization and the Middle East. London: Tauris, 2001.
  • Salem, Paul: Bitter Legacy: Ideology and Politics in the Arab World. Syracuse, N.Y.:
    Syracuse University Press, 1994.
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    World of Islam Festival, 1983.
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  • Zebiri, Kate: Mahmud Shaltut and Islamic Modernism. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993

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