Monsoon revolution : republicans, sultans, and empires in Oman, 1965-1976 (eBook, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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Monsoon revolution : republicans, sultans, and empires in Oman, 1965-1976

Author: Abdel Razzaq Takriti
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Series: Oxford historical monographs.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At a time when Arab revolutionary movements are once again dominating the headlines, 'Monsoon Revolution' offers a fresh reading of the Arab revolutionary tradition, examining one of its foremost case studies: the Dhufar revolution in Oman (1965-1976).
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Takriti, Abdel Razzaq, 1981-
Monsoon revolution
(OCoLC)828415729
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Abdel Razzaq Takriti
ISBN: 9780191656194 0191656194 0191752355 9780191752353
OCLC Number: 855535572
Awards: Winner of Winner of the prestigious MESA (Middle East Studies Association of North America) 2011 Malcolm Kerr Award for Best Doctoral Dissertation in the Humanities; Joint Winner of the BRISMES (British Society of Middle Eastern Studies) 2011 Leigh Douglas Memorial Award for Best Doctoral Dissertation in the Humanities or Social Sciences; Shortlisted for the Royal Historical Society's 2013 Gladstone Prize; Honorable Mention - British-Kuwait Friendship Society Book Prize in Middle Eastern Studies 2014.
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Contents: Cover; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Imperial Sovereignty in Omani History; 2. Dhufari Politics, Society, and Economy; 3. A Struggle for Sovereignty; 4. Crises and Constellational Shifts, 1966-1968; 5. Relocating the Revolutionary Subject: From DLF to PFLOAG; 6. Last Stand of the Raj; 7. The Sultan is Deposed, Long Reign the Sultan!; 8. Constructing the Absolutist State; 9. Revolutionary Culture; 10. From Citizenship to Subjecthood, Episodes From 1971-76; Conclusion; Appendix; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R ST; U; V; W; Y; Z
Series Title: Oxford historical monographs.
Responsibility: Abdel Razzaq Takriti.

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