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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 38 related to Basra, the Failed Gulf State: Separatism and Nationalism in Southern Iraq.    

The Dynamics of Sunni-Shia Relationships: Doctrine, Transnationalism ...

Sabrina Mervin, Rainer Brunner, Jean-François Legrain, Joseph Alagha, Reidar Visser, Thomas Pierret, Roel Meijer, Joas Wagemakers, Stéphane A. Dudoignon, Farian Sabahi, Mariam Abou Zahab, Bayram Balci, Altay Goyushov, Brecht De Smet - Religion - 2013 - 355 pages
Before the immense changes of the 2011 "Arab Spring", it was Sunni-Shia sectarian rivalry that preoccupied most political analyzes of the Middle East. The growing tensions and ...
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A History of Iraq

Charles Tripp - History - 2002 - 324 pages
A new updated edition of Tripp's political history of Iraq.
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The Creation of Iraq, 1914-1921

Reeva S. Simon, Eleanor Harvey Tejirian - History - 2004 - 181 pages
Leading scholars consider Iraq's history and strategic importance from the vantage point of its residents, neighbors (Iran, Turkey, and Kurdistan), and the Great Powers.
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The Sunni-Shi'a Divide: Islam's Internal Divisions and Their Global Consequences

Robert Brenton Betts - Religion - 2013 - 181 pages
Until the attacks of September 11, 2001, few Americans knew anything about Islam, let alone about the distinctions between Sunni and Shiæa, the Sufi and Wahhabi, the origins ...
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Syria, Lebanon, and Jordan

Britannica Educational Publishing - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2010 - 224 pages
While each country’s centrality to the future of Middle East politics and strategy remains unequivocal, the social and cultural traditions of Syria, Lebanon, and Jordan reveal ...
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The Other Iraq: Pluralism and Culture in Hashemite Iraq

Orit Bashkin - History - 2009 - 364 pages
Chronicling the rise of the Iraqi public sphere from 1921 to 1958, The Other Iraq reveals Iraqi intellectuals' democratic and pluralistic ideals, deconstructing the notion that ...
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