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Redefining the Egyptian Nation, 1930–1945
Cambridge University Press (1995)

The emergence of nationalism redefined Egyptian identity. This book shows how the growth of an urban...

Women, Property and Islam: Palestinian Experiences, 1920–1990

Women, Property and Islam

Palestinian Experiences, 1920–1990

Cambridge University Press (1996)

Islamic law entitles women to inherit property and to manage their own income. This book examines...

Britain and the Politics of Modernization in the Middle East, 1945–1958
Cambridge University Press (1996)

An historically informed 1996 critique of development assistance, examining Britain's foreign aid...

The Rule of Law in the Arab World: Courts in Egypt and the Gulf

The Rule of Law in the Arab World

Courts in Egypt and the Gulf

Cambridge University Press (1997)

A penetrating account of the development and operation of the courts in the Arab world.

Civil Society in Yemen: The Political Economy of Activism in Modern Arabia

Civil Society in Yemen

The Political Economy of Activism in Modern Arabia

Cambridge University Press (1998)

A study of the political culture in Arabia which challenges the stereotypical view of traditional...

The Divided Economy of Mandatory Palestine
Cambridge University Press (1998)

A systematic analysis of the economic history of Arab and Jewish communities in Mandatory Palestine.

Religious Minorities in Iran
Cambridge University Press (2000)

This book explores the political and ideological relationship between religious minorities in Iran...

Secularism, Gender and the State in the Middle East: The Egyptian Women's Movement
Cambridge University Press (2000)

Challenging recent scholarship, Al-Ali explores anthropological and political significance of...

The War for Palestine: Rewriting the History of 1948

The War for Palestine (2nd ed.)

Rewriting the History of 1948

Cambridge University Press (2007)

The updated second edition of The War for Palestine presents the genesis of the Arab-Israeli...

Being Israeli: The Dynamics of Multiple Citizenship

Being Israeli

The Dynamics of Multiple Citizenship

Cambridge University Press (2002)

The authors speculate on the relationship between identity and citizenship in Israel.