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Browse by Subject: Middle East Studies

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Jordanian Jerusalem: Holy Places and National Spaces

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Woman's Identity and the Qur'an: A New Reading

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Iraq from Monarchy to Tyranny: From the Hashemites to the Rise of Saddam

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Israel and the Maghreb: From Statehood to Oslo

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Foundations of Modern Arab Identity

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Islamic Societies in Practice, second edition

An accessible primer on Islamic society, providing a good historical overview with a focus on how Islam is practiced in daily life. Significant new material on Islam in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the United States, as well as the Middle East, details the

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Rethinking Nasserism: Revolution and Historical Memory in Modern Egypt

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Islam, Judaism, and the Political Role of Religions in the Middle East

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Uncle Sam in Barbary: A Diplomatic History

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The Veil Unveiled: The Hijab in Modern Culture

This provocative book demonstrates that the veil, the garment known in Islamic cultures as the hijab, holds within its folds a semantic versatility that goes far beyond current clich├ęs and homogenous representations. Whether seen as erotic or as romantic,