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5 edition of The Middle East and North Africa found in the catalog.

The Middle East and North Africa

Medieval and Modern History

by Patricia J. F. Rosof

  • 348 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historiography,
  • Study and teaching,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Africa, North,
  • Middle East

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8340049M
    ISBN 100917724453
    ISBN 109780917724459

      This book serves as both a textbook and a summary of the very large literature on MENA. It examines the economic realities of the region and compares them across the MENA economies. It should be stressed that this book is not about the latest political debate on who did what to whom in the Middle East or in North Africa. MENA is an English-language acronym referring to the Middle East and North Africa, which corresponds to the Greater Middle is alternatively called the WANA (Western Asia and North Africa), as well as the MENAP, which also includes the Central and South Asian countries of Afghanistan and MENAP covers an extensive region stretching from the Maghreb in the west to Pakistan in.

    Abstract The electricity sector in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) suffers from a major paradox. Indeed, while the region continues to hold the world’s largest oil and gas reserves and has been able to maintain electricity access rates of close to percent in most of its economies, it may not be in a position to cater to the future electricity needs of its fast-growing population Cited by: 2.   Former slaves and their descendants in North Africa and the Middle East might be formally free, but the racial legacies of slavery continue to affect intimate, social and political forms of life.

    In his new book, North Korean Military Proliferation in the Middle East and Africa, Dr. Bruce Bechtol, Jr. analyzes North Korea’s illicit networks of proliferation of military technology to groups such as Hamas and Hezbollah, as well as to countries in Africa. He looks at how North Korea has been able to evade sanctions, as well as the steps. The Office of Public Affairs (OPA) is the single point of contact for all inquiries about the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). We read every letter or e-mail we receive, and we will convey your comments to CIA officials outside OPA as appropriate.


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The Middle East and North Africa by Patricia J. F. Rosof Download PDF EPUB FB2

Winner of the Middle East Studies Association Undergraduate Education Award Utilizing a mix of documents--including photographs, posters, diaries, diplomatic records, archival sources, and literary works--The Modern Middle East and North Africa: A History in Documents is structured around an underlying theme of unity in theme helps to offset students' stereotypical image of Cited by: 2.

Open access e-journal that publishes reviews of recently or soon to be published media and books on the countries of the Middle East and North Africa. The geographical region covered is the whole of Europe, North Africa, with the tropic of Cancer as its southern boundary, and the Middle East and Western Palearctic with the limit at 50° East, the meridian running across Arabia and the Caspian Sea (ending at the Svalbard archipelago in the north, and the Azores at 30° West in the west).

Current banner photo: Nile at Aswan This group is for those who enjoy reading books written by those who originate from the Middle East/North Africa (extended to the greater ME at some points).

Books include fiction and non-fiction. Our discussion threads remain open forever. "Cities of the Middle East and North Africa: A Historical Encyclopedia is a top pick for the high school to college-level collection where courses in Middle Eastern or North Africa ar given." - Midwest Book Review "For academic libraries that support programs on the Islamic world and especially on the Middle East and Africa, this will be a Price: $   Governance in the Middle East is topic of interest to scholars, activists and policy makers.

The currently proposed book is intended to present the first comprehensive framework of the question of governance in the Middle East in its various forms and manifestations: political, economic, and government performance.

This study will supply the context that is missing in the existing literature. The title of the recently published book The Evolution of Opera Theatre in the Middle East and North Africa (Cambridge: Cambridge Scholar Publishing, ) by the Italian scholar Paolo Petrocelli. Middle East and North Africa Union Mission Year: Current year Year: Year: Year: Year: Year: Year: Year: Year: o-icon__search.

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are in disarray, and shifts in the field of energy have the potential to drastically affect the course of political and economic developments in the region. Declining oil prices, skyrocketing domestic demand, the rise of unconventional oil and natural gas prod.

Public Sector Reform in the Middle East and North Africa Lessons of Experience for a Region in Transition Edited by Robert P. Beschel and Tarik M. Yousef Janu This is the first study to cover cinemas from Iran to Morocco.

Nine essays present the region's major national cinemas, devoting special attention to the work of directors who have given image and voice to dissent from political regimes, from patriarchal customs, from fundamentalist movements, and from the West. These country essays are complemented by in-depth discussions of eighteen films Reviews: 1.

Book Description. This new textbook explores the societies and populations of the Middle East and North Africa. Presenting original chapters written by the world’s leading Middle East scholars, it analyzes the social fabric of the region’s varied countries to uncover the organizing structures, human vulnerabilities, and dynamic forces that shape everyday lives.

Adventist Resources in Arabic, French, English, Turkish, and Farsi, such as the Adventist World, Sabbath School Lesson, Ellen White books.

CrisisWatch Middle East & North Africa April CrisisWatch is our global conflict tracker, a tool designed to help decision-makers prevent deadly violence by keeping them up-to-date with developments in over 80 conflicts and crises, identifying trends and alerting them to risks of escalation and opportunities to advance peace.

In he was Kuwait Foundation Visiting Scholar, Middle East Initiative, Kennedy School, Harvard University. His most recent books are Egypt () and Political Economies of the Middle East and North Africa (), both published by Polity Press.

Registration. This event is open to the public and free to attend, however registration is required. The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is a large, complex, and diverse region, which faces a wide range of economic issues.

The MENA group includes Algeria, Bahrain. The Middle East and North Africa: Countries - Map Quiz Game: There are 20 independent countries that fall into the Middle East and North Africa regions. Although they are on different continents, the two regions are often grouped together because many of the countries share a common religion and language.

There are, however, some notable exceptions, like Israel, Turkey, and Iran that stand out. For review exercises, students will need to identify the countries (and their capitals) that make up each region, and label them on the map. 90 non-reproducible pages, softcover.

Grade Geography 1, Workbook (Middle East, Europe, & North Africa) () by Laura Bateman5/5(1). This seventh edition of The Government and Politics of the Middle East and North Africa updates the previous edition and introduces the reader to the growing challenges now facing the region.

Substantial change has occurred in the Middle East and North Africa since the last edition went to press in late Education, which has been at the heart of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region’s history and civilizations for centuries, has a large untapped potential to contribute to human capital, well-being, and wealth.

The region has invested heavily in education for decades, but it has not been able to reap the benefits of its investments. The book of dreams. Fragile, handle with care.

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26 February Children and teachers killed .The Middle East and North Africa - CRC Press Book Now in its sixty-fifth edition, this title continues to provide the most up-to-date geopolitical and economic information for this important world area.At the time of the Muslim conquests of the 7th century, ancient Jewish communities had existed in many parts of the Middle East and North Africa since Antiquity.

Jews under Islamic rule were given the status of dhimmi, along with certain other pre-Islamic religious groups. As such, these groups were accorded certain rights as "People of the Book".