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Politics of the modern Arab world

Politics of the modern Arab world

critical issues in modern politics

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arab countries -- Politics and government.,
  • Middle East -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Laleh Khalili.
    ContributionsKhalili, Laleh.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS39 .P635 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22678860M
    ISBN 109780415451598, 9780415455602, 9780415455619, 9780415455626, 9780415455633
    LC Control Number2008001092

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