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Problems of the modern Middle East in historical perspective

Problems of the modern Middle East in historical perspective

essays in honour of Albert Hourani

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Published by Published for The Middle East Centre, St Antony"s College, Oxford by Ithaca Press in Reading .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Hourani, Albert Habib,
  • Middle East -- Civilization,
  • Middle East -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    Statementedited by John P. Spagnolo
    SeriesSt. Antony"s Middle East monographs -- no. 26
    ContributionsSpagnolo, John P, Hourani, Albert Habib
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 309 p. :
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16763662M
    ISBN 100863721648
    LC Control Number93035577

    buted to modern groupings of humankind related to their use of irrigation (5). The earliest archeological evidence of irrigation in farming dates to about B.C. in the Middle East's Jordan Valley (1). It is widely believed that irrigation was being practiced in Egypt at about the same time (6), andCited by: 2.   A History of the Modern Middle East examines the profound and often dramatic transformations of the region in the past two centuries, from the Ottoman and Egyptian reforms, through the challenge of Western imperialism, to the impact of US foreign policies. Built around a framework of political history, while also carefully integrating social, cultural, and economic developments, this /5(31).

    About Modern Italy in Historical Perspective A sense of failure pervades Italian history: the failure of the Liberal State after Unification to democratize, mobilize and modernize Italian politics, economy and society; the rise of Fascism as a reflection of these shortcomings; the problems of the post-war Republic, tainted by corruption. A brief history of modern Middle East conflict. The modern history of the Middle East began after the end of World War I. Following “the war to end all wars,” the Ottoman Empire that had ruled the Middle East for years came to an end. The Ottoman Empire of the Turks had, at various times, ruled from the Middle East to Persia and from. the Middle East including Arab nationalism, more recent writers, such as Eric Hobsbawm and Benedict Anderson, have touched on the Middle East only in passing, if at all.' Within the field of modern Middle Eastern history, beyond a general isolation from current trends in .

    This course will review the emergence of the modern Middle East from the fall of the Ottoman Empire, at the end of the First World War to the present. We will discuss the Ottoman legacy in the region and the Western imperial impact on the creation of the Arab state system.   A History of the Middle East by Peter Mansfield This book offers a good overview by a very well respected historian. The Unmaking of the Middle East: A History of Western Disorder in Arab Lands by Jeremy Salt This is a little more in depth, and offers insights as . the modern Middle East, takes a very different approach, with chapters on political, economic, rural and urban history, as well as popular culture, the written word, theatre and film, feminism, Islam and the globalised Middle East in the twenty-first.


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