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Constructing international relations in the Arab world

Author: Fred Haley Lawson
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2006.
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This study shows how mutually antagonistic states took shape in the Arab world during the first half of the 20th century, and argues that process was driven by domestic political conflicts.


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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lawson, Fred Haley.
Constructing international relations in the Arab world.
Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2006008305
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Fred Haley Lawson
OCLC Number: 748860469
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 8 août 2011).
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: origins of states-systems --
Westphalian sovereignty comes to the Arab world --
Regulation, surveillance, and state formation --
Commercial interests and elite bargains --
Domestic conflict and regime maintenance --
Conclusion: Pan-Arabism, postimperial orders, and international norms.
Responsibility: Fred H. Lawson.


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"...This book is a useful contribution to the literature on international relations of the Middle East and points the way to future research on state formation in the region." -- Read more...

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