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The Modern Middle East: A History, Gelvin, James L.

Author Name    Gelvin, James L.

Title   The Modern Middle East: A History

Binding   PAPERBACK

Book Condition   Good

Edition   3

Publisher    Oxford University Press

ISBN Number    0199766053 / 9780199766055

Seller ID   SKU1034980

0199766053 Good. Light to moderate shelf wear to covers/corners; satisfaction guaranteed. Contains academic or public library markings. Trade paperback binding. Earthlight Books is a family owned and operated, independent bookstore serving Walla Walla, Washington since 1973.

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Newly revised and updated for the second decade of the twenty-first century, the third edition of The Modern Middle East: A History explores how the forces associated with global modernity have shaped the social, economic, cultural, and political life in the region over the course of the past 500 years. Beginning with the first glimmerings of the current international state and economic systems in the sixteenth century, this book examines 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 those regimes 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, Third Edition, will provide both novices and specialists with fresh insights into the events that have shaped history and the debates about them that have absorbed historians.
New to this Edition
* The Introduction and Parts III and IV have been extensively revised and updated
* Chapter 20, on political Islam, has been entirely rewritten
* New vignettes and document selections have been added to the text
* A new, expanded, photo essay, along with new photographs, have also been added

Price = 9.50 USD


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