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The changing Middle East

Bahgat Korany

The changing Middle East

a new look at regional dynamics

by Bahgat Korany

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Published by American University in Cairo Press in Cairo, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-273) and index.

    Statementedited by Bahgat Korany
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS63.1 .C517 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 282 p. ;
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24804555M
    ISBN 109774163532
    ISBN 109789774163531
    LC Control Number2010293469
    OCLC/WorldCa688595655

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    This book is intended in part to "normalize" the Middle East by underscoring the salience of structural determinants other than religion. It focuses on the major social-change processes in the region to show how women's lives are shaped not only by "Islam" and "culture", but also by economic development, the state, class location, and the world. The book shows the humanity of the people of the Middle East while managing to maintain a critical distance. Of particular interest is the snapshot of the food and customs of the region alongside a helpful description of the various strands of religion that are hidden under the umbrella term "Islam".Cited by: 4.

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In the era of globalization, change is the order of the day, but 5/5(1). In the era of globalization, change is the order of the day, but the conventional view of the Arab Middle East is that of a rigid and even stagnant region.

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This book explores the extent to which China’s rise is changing the economic, security, political, and social-cultural aspects of the Middle East – a region of significant strategic importance to the West and of increasing importance to the East.

With its growing dependence on Middle East oil and gas, China has more at stake in this region. After reviewing how key countries in the Greater Middle East have been affected by the breakup of the Soviet Union, the book examines several sources of regional conflict and domestic instability.

Population growth may well be the overarching destabilizing force. With the breakup of the Soviet Union and the growing links between the Caucasus, Central and South Asia, and the Middle East, a strategic map of the region is emerging with far-reaching implications for the United States and other major ey Kemp and Robert Harkavy argue that increasing demand for Persian Gulf and Caspian Basic energy, especially from the booming Asian economies.

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