The Middle East and North Africa 2004

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Psychology Press, Oct 30, 2003 - Reference - 1370 pages
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Now in its 50th edition, this title continues to provide the most up-to-date geo-political and economic information for this important world area.
- Covers the Middle East and North Africa from Algeria to Yemen
- Offers quick access to a wide range of data
- Accurately and impartially records the latest political and economic developments
- Provides comprehensive data on all major organizations in the region.
General Survey
- Introductory essays covering topics relating to the region as a whole including: Arab-Israeli Relations 1967-2003; The Jerusalem Issue; Documents on Palestine; The Removal of Saddam Hussain and the 'Deconstruction' of Iraq; Natural Gas in the Middle East and North Africa; Oil in the Middle East and North Africa and Islamic Banking and Finance.
Country Surveys
- Individual chapters on each country containing: articles on geography, recent history and economy; an economic and demographic survey using all the latest available statistics on population, agriculture, industry, finance, trade, transport, tourism, and education; directory sections with names, addresses and contact numbers covering the constitution, government, legislature, judiciary, political organizations, diplomatic representation, religious groups, the media, finance, trade and industry (including petroleum), and tourism.
Regional Information
- Includes all major international organizations active in the region, their aims, activities, publications and principal personnel
- Research Institutes specializing in the region
- Bibliographies of books and periodicals covering the Middle East and North Africa.
  

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Very good book, accurate, pro-lebanese, gives names & dates for the war that happened between Lebanon & Syria in 1989. The pieces of information this books gives are rare & not found in other references.

Contents

Directory
212
The Contributors page x BAHRAIN
225
Explanatory Note on the Directory Section xiv by RICHARD GERMAN
233
Calendar of Political Events
240
General Survey Physical and Social Geography w B FISHER
249
PAUL COSSALI 3 Economy ALAN J DAY
264
The Jerusalem Issue PAUL COSSALI 44 Directory
273
Documents on Palestine 49 Bibliography
291
Statistical Survey
891
Bibliography page
902
Economy revised for this edition
924
Directory
931
QATAR
937
Statistical Survey
951
Bibliography
957
Economy revised for this edition
971

Occupied Territories
301
Oil in the Middle East and North Africa RICHARD GERMAN and ELIZABETH TAYLOR
321
Natural Gas in the Middle East
361
The Religions of the Middle East and North Africa 147 Directory
423
IRAQ
443
Country Surveys Economy revised for this edition
489
See page xiv for explanatory note on the Statistical Survey
508
ALGERIA Bibliography
521
RICHARD GERMAN and ELIZABETH TAYLOR 557
575
Statistical Survey
582
page
588
JORDAN
608
Economy ALAN J
641
Statistical Survey
659
Bibliography
673
Economy ALAN J DAY based on an original
686
Statistical Survey
694
Bibliography
706
Economy previously revised
741
Statistical Survey
757
Bibliography
772
Economy ALAN j
794
Statistical Survey
809
Bibliography
818
Economy ALAN J DAY with subsequent revisions
841
Statistical Survey
860
Bibliography
876
Statistical Survey
986
Bibliography
1001
Economy
1008
Bibliography
1014
Economy ALAN J
1041
Statistical Survey
1056
Bibliography
1069
Economy revised for this edition
1088
Statistical Survey
1105
Bibliography
1117
History revised for this edition by ALAN J DAY page
1119
Economy ALAN j
1139
Statistical Survey
1152
Bibliography
1172
Economy P T H UNWIN
1179
Statistical Survey
1192
Bibliography
1206
Economy ALAN j
1238
Statistical Survey
1251
Bibliography
1261
Western AsiaESCWA
1270
International Bank for Reconstruction
1291
CountriesOAPEC
1336
Calendars and Weights
1352
Select Bibliography
1363
Select Bibliography Periodicals
1372
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