TRIBES AND POWER

NATIONALISM AND ETHNICITY IN THE MIDDLE EAST

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Tribes and Power provides a comprehensive understanding of the structure, functioning, and change of today’s Middle Eastern tribes. In some Middle Eastern countries, tribalism has been strengthened by centralized policies, modern technology, and the market economy. This stimulating collection scrutinizes the complexities of kinship structures in Arab and Islamic cultures, and contains case studies of Iraq, Iran, Libya, Morocco, and Saudi Arabia.
ISBN: 0863568041
Publisher: SAQI
Subtitle: NATIONALISM AND ETHNICITY IN THE MIDDLE EAST
Author: FALEH A. JABAR

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Weight 0.69 kg
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0863568041

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2003

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325

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Faleh Jabar is a London-based author and researcher. He was born in Baghdad; he has been in exile since 1978. Hosham Dawod is a researcher at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique.

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