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Struggle for Power in Syria, The

Politics and Society Under Asad and the Ba'th Party

I.B.Tauris (2011)

In the midst of turmoil in the Middle East, and in the face of protests and demonstrations from Homs...

Democracy's Ancient Ancestors

Mari and Early Collective Governance


This book examines the politics of the ancient Near East through archives of letters found in the...

The Bread of Angels

A Journey to Love and Faith

A riveting memoir about one woman's journey into Syria under the Baathist regime and an unexpected...


This book examines the changes in politics, economics, society, and foreign policy in South Korea...

This authoritative and sweeping compendium, the second volume in Getzel Cohen's organized survey of...

The Origins of Syrian Nationhood

Histories, Pioneers and Identity


The ‘Syria idea’ emerged in the nineteenth century as a concept of national awakening superseding...

Greater Syria

The History of an Ambition


While for many years scholars and journalists have focused on the more obvious manifestations of...

North Korean Foreign Policy

Security Dilemma and Succession


Threat does not inherently matter unless it is perceived, and, on the other hand, anything that is...


Studying archaeological evidence from sites covering over 200 kilometres of the banks of the...


A History


This is the first book in English to relate the history of Damascus, bringing out the crucial role...