The Soviet Union in the Middle East: Policies and Perspectives

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A. I. Dawisha, Karen Dawisha, Royal Institute of International Affairs
Ashgate Publishing, Limited, 1982 - International relations - 172 pages

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Soviet Relations with the Countries of the Northern
Ideology Soviet Policy and Realignment in the Horn
Energy as a Factor in Soviet Relations with the Middle

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Karen Dawisha was born Karen Hurst in Colorado Springs, Colorado on December 2, 1949. She studied Russian politics at the University of Colorado at Boulder and received a doctoral degree at the London School of Economics. She taught at Miami University in Oxford from 2000 until her retirement in September 2016. She wrote or co-wrote several books including Soviet Foreign Policy Towards Egypt; Eastern Europe, Gorbachev, and Reform: The Great Challenge; and Putin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia? She died from lung cancer on April 11, 2018 at the age of 68.

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