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The contemporary Middle East, a Westview reader, edited by Karl Yambert ; with special contributions by Arthur Goldschmidt and Shibley Telhami

Label
The contemporary Middle East, a Westview reader, edited by Karl Yambert ; with special contributions by Arthur Goldschmidt and Shibley Telhami
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
The contemporary Middle East
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
606405826
Responsibility statement
edited by Karl Yambert ; with special contributions by Arthur Goldschmidt and Shibley Telhami
Sub title
a Westview reader
Table Of Contents
The peoples and cultures of the Middle East / Colbert C. Held and John Thomas Cummings -- The Middle East and its political systems / David L. Long, Bernard Reich, and Mark Gasiorowski -- The roots of Arab bitterness / Arthur Goldschmidt, Jr. and Lawrence Davidson -- The Palestinians / Glenn E. Robinson -- Israel and the Arabs, and beyond / Robert O. Freedman -- Ethnicity and nation-building in the state of Israel / Calvin Goldscheider -- Israeli-Palestinian relations after the Oslo Accords / William L. Cleveland and Martin Bonton -- The Palestinians and Israel / Barry Rubin -- Sharon's fence / Idith Zertal and Akiva Eldar -- Israel, the Palestinians, Hamas, and Hizbollah / David W. Lesch -- The United States and Israel / Bernard Reich and Shannon Powers --Hamas and the Palestinian authority / Mark Matthews -- Hamas--and Hezbollah, Syria, and Iran / Zaki Chehab -- Whither the Palestinians? / Samih K. Farsoun and Naseer H. Aruri -- Bar Ilan speech / Benjamin Netanyahu -- The land and people of modern Iraq / Phebe Marr -- The Iranian revolution and its consequences / David W. Lesch -- Islamic Republic of Iran : political dynamics and foreign policy / Mark Gasiorowski -- The role of the Persian Gulf region / Shibley Telhami -- Impacts of the Iraq War / James DeFronzo -- "You are next" / Farnaz Fasshihi -- America's troubled moment in the Middle East / William L. Cleveland and Martin Bunton -- Iran, Israel, and the United States / Scott Ritter -- The Iranian predicament / Michael Axworthy -- Iran and international politics / Ali M. Ansari -- Iran's regional foreign policy / Manochehr Dorraj -- Islamist perceptions of US policy in the Middle East / Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad -- The legacy and future of Jihad / Lee Harris -- New US policies for a new Middle East? -- Cairo speech / Barack Obama -- The contemporary Middle East : some questions, some answers / Shibley Telhami
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