The Modern Middle East

Written By James L. Gelvin
The Modern Middle East
  • Publsiher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 18 June 2021
  • ISBN : 0987654321
  • Pages : 360 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Modern Middle East written by James L. Gelvin which was release on 18 June 2021, this book published by Oxford University Press, USA. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: In the wake of 11 September 2001, there has been much talk about the inevitable clash between "East" and "West." This book presents an alternative approach to understanding the genealogy of contemporary events. By taking students and the general reader on a guided tour of the past five hundredyears of Middle Eastern history, this book examines how the very forces associated with global "modernity" have shaped social, economic, cultural, and political life in the region. Beginning with the first glimmerings of the current international state and economic systems in the sixteenth century,The Modern Middle East: A History explores the impact of imperial and imperialist legacies, the great nineteenth-century transformation, cultural continuities and upheavals, international diplomacy, economic booms and busts, the emergence of authoritarian regimes, and the current challenges to thoseregimes on everyday life in an area of vital concern to us all. Engagingly written, drawing from the author's own research and other studies, and stocked with maps and photographs, original documents and an abundance of supplementary materials, The Modern Middle East: A History will provide bothnovices and specialists with fresh insights into the events that have shaped history and the debates about them that have absorbed historians.

The Modern Middle East

The Modern Middle East
  • Author : James L. Gelvin
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : In the wake of 11 September 2001, there has been much talk about the inevitable clash between "East" and "West." This book presents an alternative approach to understanding the genealogy of contemporary events. By taking students and the general reader on a guided tour of the past five hundredyears of Middle Eastern ...

A History of the Modern Middle East

A History of the Modern Middle East
  • Author : William L Cleveland,Martin Bunton
  • Publisher : Westview Press
  • Release Date : 2012-12-04
  • Total pages : 600
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : This comprehensive work provides a penetrating analysis of modern Middle Eastern history, from the Ottoman and Egyptian reforms, through the challenge of Western imperialism, to the impact of US foreign policies. After introducing the reader to the region's history from the origins of Islam in the seventh century, A History ...

A History of the Modern Middle East

A History of the Modern Middle East
  • Author : William L. Cleveland,Martin Bunton
  • Publisher : Westview Press
  • Release Date : 2016-08-02
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : 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 ...

A History of the Modern Middle East

A History of the Modern Middle East
  • Author : William L. Cleveland
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-05-04
  • Total pages : 626
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : 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 ...

Sources in the History of the Modern Middle East

Sources in the History of the Modern Middle East
  • Author : Akram Fouad Khater
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2010-01-08
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : This unique primary source reader provides first-hand accounts of the events described in Middle Eastern history survey texts. The text is organized into ten chapters featuring chapter introductions and headnotes. The primary source documents cover the late 18th century through the beginning of the 21st, exploring political, social, economic, and ...

The Modern Middle East

The Modern Middle East
  • Author : Albert Hourani,Philip Shukry Khoury,Mary Christina Wilson
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1993-01-01
  • Total pages : 691
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Introduction - Albert Hourani. Part 1: Reforming elites and changing relations with Europe 1789-1918; Introduction , the Ottoman Umela and Westernisation in the time of Selim III and Mahmud II , Turkish Attitudes concerning Christian-Muslim equality in the 19th century, Ottoman reform and the politics of Notables, Egypt and Europe - from French ...

The Modern Middle East and North Africa

The Modern Middle East and North Africa
  • Author : Julia Ann Clancy-Smith,Charles D. Smith
  • Publisher : Pages from History (Paperback)
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Explores the history of the modern Middle East and North Africa through original source documents, including photographs, posters, diplomatic records, and literary works....

A History of the Modern Middle East

A History of the Modern Middle East
  • Author : Betty Anderson
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-04-20
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : A History of the Modern Middle East offers a comprehensive assessment of the region, stretching from the fourteenth century and the founding of the Ottoman and Safavid empires through to the present-day protests and upheavals. The textbook focuses on Turkey, Iran, and the Arab countries of the Middle East, as ...

An Introduction to the Modern Middle East

An Introduction to the Modern Middle East
  • Author : David S. Sorenson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-05-04
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Combining elements of comparative politics with a country-by-country analysis, author David S. Sorenson provides a complete and accessible introduction to the modern Middle East. With an emphasis on the politics of the region, the text also dedicates chapters specifically to the history, religions, and economies of countries in the Persian (...

Diasporas of the Modern Middle East

Diasporas of the Modern Middle East
  • Author : Anthony Gorman
  • Publisher : Edinburgh University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-05-29
  • Total pages : 424
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Approaching the Middle East through the lens of Diaspora Studies, the 11 detailed case studies in this volume explore the experiences of different diasporic groups in and of the region, and look at the changing conceptions and practice of diaspora in the context of the modern Middle East....

The Last Ottoman Generation and the Making of the Modern Middle East

The Last Ottoman Generation and the Making of the Modern Middle East
  • Author : Michael Provence
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-08-31
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : The modern Middle East emerged out of the collapse of the Ottoman Empire, when Britain and France partitioned the Ottoman Arab lands into several new colonial states. The following period was a charged and transformative time of unrest. Insurgent leaders, trained in Ottoman military tactics and with everything to lose ...

The Modern Middle East Third Edition

The Modern Middle East  Third Edition
  • Author : Mehran Kamrava
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-05
  • Total pages : 550
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : From the fall of the Ottoman Empire through the Arab Spring, this title offers a classic treatise on the making of the contemporary Middle East remains essential reading for students and general readers who want to gain a better understanding of this diverse region....

The Modern Middle East

The Modern Middle East
  • Author : Ilan Pappé
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-09-13
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : This hugely successful, ground-breaking book is the first introductory textbook on the Modern Middle East to foreground the urban, rural, cultural and women’s histories of the region over its political and economic history. Ilan Pappé begins his narrative at the end of the First World War with the Ottoman ...

Nazis Islamists and the Making of the Modern Middle East

Nazis  Islamists  and the Making of the Modern Middle East
  • Author : Barry Rubin,Wolfgang G. Schwanitz
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02-25
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : A groundbreaking account of the Nazi-Islamist alliance that changed the course of World War II and influences the Arab world to this day...

The Emergence of the Modern Middle East

The Emergence of the Modern Middle East
  • Author : Asher Susser,Duygu Atlas
  • Publisher : The Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies
  • Release Date : 2017-02-01
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : This book discusses the emergence of the modern Middle East over the last two centuries, starting with the Napoleonic invasion of Egypt in 1798, to the present. It examines the Ottoman legacy in the region and the Western imperial impact on the creation of the Arab state system. It then addresses ...