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  • Political Parties and Democracy in Turkeyby Jacob M. Landau; Metin Heper

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95

    Since the establishment in 1945 of a constitutional democracy, political parties have figured prominently in Turkish politics. This book, first published in 1991, examines the role they have played. Key features of the political culture of the Turkish republic have created dilemmas for multi-party democracy: Atatürkism still exerts a powerful influence... more...

  • Radical Politics in Modern Turkeyby Jacob M. Landau

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 46.50

    The fact that the active and organized involvement of radical movements in Turkish politics is a recent development renders its investigation difficult. To be meaningful, the terms ?Left?, ?Right? and ?Islamist? have to relate to specific situations, and against a background of freedom of action. In Turkey, therefore, the main field of study should... more...

  • The Hejaz Railway and the Muslim Pilgrimageby Jacob M. Landau

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95

    This book, first published in 1971, details the Muhammad ??rif manuscript which propagates the project of the Hejaz railway connecting Damascus with Medina and Mecca. The project has been seen as a specific, dramatic example of the phenomenon of growing Arab nationalism during the early years of the twentieth century. Included here is an annotated... more...

  • New Approaches to State and Peasant in Ottoman Historyby Halil Berktay; Suraiya Faroqhi

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95

    Debates on the world historical place of the Ottoman Empire in the last few decades have been conducted mainly in Turkey, but increasingly concepts have been introduced into the conversation from the study of European, Chinese and Central Asian history. This book, first published in 1992, examines the nature of the Ottoman state from a variety of... more...

  • Kemalist Turkey and the Middle Eastby Carl Krueger

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95

    This book, first published in 1932, conducts a thorough survey of the modern state of Turkey as it stood in the period between the wars. The author, an expert on the country, endeavoured to present a critical account of Turkey, and examines nationalism, the politics and economics of the young republic, society, international relations, the role of... more...

  • Reimagining Pan-Africanismby Wole Soyinka; Samir Amin

    Mkuki na Nyota Publishers 2015; US$ 30.00

    In the nineteen 60s and 70s, the University of Dar es salaam was recognised internationally as a great academic institution, and the site of anti-colonialist, anti-imperialist, socialist studies and activism. With the onslaught of neo-liberalism beginning with Structural Adjustment Programmes in Tanzania in the mid 80s, the university was one of its... more...

  • Gender, Women and the Arab Springby Andrea Khalil

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 160.00

    This book provides a unique investigation into the gender dynamics of the Arab Spring as it unfolded in North Africa. It covers issues such as gender legislation in the post-revolution period, sexual harassment, gender activism, politics and the female body, women and Islamist movements, state feminism, women and political economy, and women?s rights... more...

  • Sites of Protestby Stuart Price; Ruth Sanz Sabido

    Rowman & Littlefield International 2016; US$ 40.99

    Sites of Protest examines the global resurgence of protest movements and the ways in which they use public and private space. more...

  • Rebel by vocationby Niall Carson

    Manchester University Press 2016; US$ 115.00

    From 1940 to 1954, The Bell was notable as an outspoken liberal voice at a time of political and intellectual stagnation. While primarily a literary magazine, it is now mostly discussed in the context of its hard political criticism. Carson has unearthed a wealth of sources to put The Bell in its social as well as literary contexts. more...

  • Cahiers Charlevoix 8by La Société Charlevoix

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2010; US$ 22.99

    Ce huitième volume des Cahiers Charlevoix ? la publication bisannuelle de la Société Charlevoix ? regroupe quatre études sur l?Ontario français : Jean-Pierre Pichette (Université Sainte-Anne), examine la sanction de l?aîné célibataire, une pratique qui a profondément marqué le rituel du mariage franco-ontarien; Simon Laflamme (Université Laurentienne)... more...