doorgaan naar inhoud
The Middle East. Voorbeeldweergave van dit item
SluitenVoorbeeldweergave van dit item
Bezig met controle...

The Middle East.

Auteur: Congressional Quarterly, inc.
Uitgever: Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, ©2007.
Editie/Formaat:   Boek : Engels : 11th edAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
Database:WorldCat
Samenvatting:
For decades, students and professors have turned to The Middle East as their preferred source for understanding one of the most complex and intriguing areas of the world. This balanced and impartial classic thoroughly examines the events and trends of the Middle East that make the region so important and volatile. The eleventh edition of The Middle East features coverage of the political, cultural, and economic  Meer lezen...
Beoordeling:

(nog niet beoordeeld) 0 met beoordelingen - U bent de eerste

Onderwerpen
Meer in deze trant

 

Zoeken naar een in de bibliotheek beschikbaar exemplaar

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Bibliotheken met dit item worden gezocht…

Details

Genre: Internetbron
Soort document: Boek, Internetbron
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Congressional Quarterly, inc.
ISBN: 9780872893689 0872893685 9780872893696 0872893693
OCLC-nummer: 126231245
Beschrijving: xix, 663 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Inhoud: Maps, boxes, and tables --
Contributors --
Foreword : This American century in the Middle East / Richard B. Parker --
Preface --
Preface --
[pt]. 1. Overview of the Middle East --
1. Fifteen centuries of Islam --
Unity and diversity --
Islam and the West --
Arabia : birthplace of the Muslim community --
Foundations of Islamic faith and practice --
Islam today --
The struggle in Islam --
2. Arab-Israeli conflict --
Origins of the conflict --
The British mandate --
Partition of Palestine --
Early Arab-Israeli relations --
The 1956 Suez crisis and war --
Arab rivalries --
The June 1967 war --
The October 1973 war --
Rise of the PLO --
Camp David Accords --
Israel at war in Lebanon --
Diplomacy, 1982-1987 --
The Intifada, 1987-1991 --
The U.S.-PLO dialogue --
Seeds of agreement --
Post-Oslo --
Camp David, the al-Aqsa Intifada, and the end of Oslo --
Israeli unilateralism and post-Arafat politics --
Outlook. 3. Persian Gulf conflicts --
The Iran-Iraq rivalry --
The Iran-Iraq war, 1980-1988 --
The Persian Gulf crisis, 1990-1991 --
Persian Gulf war, 1991 --
Containing Iraq --
The Iraq war, 2003 --
Postwar developments --
Islamist extremism and terrorism --
Iran's drive for nuclear capability --
Pakistan, the "Islamic bomb," and relations with the Taliban and Afghanistan --
Gulf Cooperation Council --
Outlook --
4. Middle Eastern oil and gas --
History --
Prices plummet --
The Persian Gulf crisis and war --
Twenty-first-century recovery --
Peak oil --
Growing demand : China and India --
Caspian Sea petroleum --
Economic diversification --
Natural gas --
Outlook --
5. U.S. Policy in the Middle East --
The Executive Branch --
Congress --
The public and foreign policy --
U.S. Middle East Policy --
Outlook. [pt]. 2. Profiles --
6. Egypt --
7. Iran --
8. Iraq --
9. Israel --
10. Jordan --
11. Kuwait --
12. Lebanon --
13. Libya --
14. Palestinian Authority --
15. Persian Gulf states --
16. Saudi Arabia --
17. Syria --
18. Turkey --
19. Yemen --
[pt]. 3. Appendix --
Chronology of events, 1900-2006 --
Major Middle Eastern wars, 1948-2006 --
Index.
Meer informatie:

Fragment:

Suitable for students, professors, and researchers seeking to understand the Middle East region, this title provides coverage and analysis of the key issues and headline-making events in this dynamic  Meer lezen...

Beoordelingen

Professionele beoordelingen

Synopsis uitgever

"Highly recommended. All academic and general reference collections."

 
Beoordelingen door gebruikers
Beoordelingen van GoodReads worden opgehaald...
Bezig met opvragen DOGObooks-reviews...

Tags

Alle gebruiker-tags (1)

De meest populaire tags bekijken als: Tag-list | Tag-wolk

Vergelijkbare items

Verwante onderwerpen:(3)

Gebruiker-lijsten met dit item (7)

Bevestig deze aanvraag

Misschien heeft u dit item reeds aangevraagd. Selecteer a.u.b. Ok als u toch wilt doorgaan met deze aanvraag.

Gekoppelde data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/126231245>
library:oclcnum"126231245"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/126231245>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"11th ed."
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2007"
schema:datePublished"2007"
schema:description"For decades, students and professors have turned to The Middle East as their preferred source for understanding one of the most complex and intriguing areas of the world. This balanced and impartial classic thoroughly examines the events and trends of the Middle East that make the region so important and volatile. The eleventh edition of The Middle East features coverage of the political, cultural, and economic aspects of headline-making news and the history behind them. It also offers readers conceptual analysis of the Middle East and the region's role within the global arena."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/970360547>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The Middle East."@en
schema:numberOfPages"663"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Venster sluiten

Meld u aan bij WorldCat 

Heeft u geen account? U kunt eenvoudig een nieuwe gratis account aanmaken.