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The Greater Middle East in Global Politics (International Studies in Sociology and Social Anthropology)

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Published by BRILL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • History,
  • Islamic Studies,
  • Middle East,
  • Politics and government,
  • Social conditions,
  • World politics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12799222M
    ISBN 109004158596
    ISBN 109789004158597

    Dr. Ramzy Baroud has been writing about Palestine, the Middle East and global issues for over 20 years. He is an internationally-syndicated columnist, an editor, an author of several books and the founder of The Palestine Chronicle. His books include 'The Second Palestinian Intifada', 'My Father Was a Freedom Fighter' and 'The Last Earth.'.


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