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The Resource Between memory and desire : the Middle East in a troubled age, R. Stephen Humphreys

Between memory and desire : the Middle East in a troubled age, R. Stephen Humphreys

Label
Between memory and desire : the Middle East in a troubled age
Title
Between memory and desire
Title remainder
the Middle East in a troubled age
Statement of responsibility
R. Stephen Humphreys
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Humphreys, R. Stephen
Dewey number
956
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • DS63.1
  • DS63.1
LC item number
  • .H856 1999
  • .H856 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam and politics
  • Middle East
Label
Between memory and desire : the Middle East in a troubled age, R. Stephen Humphreys
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprinted by University of California Press in 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-292) and index
Contents
Hard realities: population growth and economic stagnation -- From imperialism to the new world order: the Middle East in search of a future -- The strange career of Pan-Arabism -- The shaping of foreign policy: the myth of the Middle East madman -- Military dictatorship and political tradition in the Middle East -- Profane and sacred politics: the ends of power in the Middle East -- Islam as a political system -- Jihad and the politics of salvation -- Women in public life: Islamic perspectives, Middle Eastern realities -- Islam and human rights
Control code
WLS00248272
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 297 p.
Isbn
9780520229181
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98030576
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 735246
  • 735246
Label
Between memory and desire : the Middle East in a troubled age, R. Stephen Humphreys
Publication
Note
Reprinted by University of California Press in 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-292) and index
Contents
Hard realities: population growth and economic stagnation -- From imperialism to the new world order: the Middle East in search of a future -- The strange career of Pan-Arabism -- The shaping of foreign policy: the myth of the Middle East madman -- Military dictatorship and political tradition in the Middle East -- Profane and sacred politics: the ends of power in the Middle East -- Islam as a political system -- Jihad and the politics of salvation -- Women in public life: Islamic perspectives, Middle Eastern realities -- Islam and human rights
Control code
WLS00248272
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 297 p.
Isbn
9780520229181
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98030576
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 735246
  • 735246

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