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Author Bevis, Teresa Brawner, author

Title Higher education exchange between America and the Middle East through the twentieth century / Teresa Brawner Bevis
Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2016
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Description 1 online resource
Contents Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Antiquity; 2 Schooling and Literacy before World War II; 3 Missionaries and Oil Barons; 4 Programs, Enrollments, and Studies: World War II-1979; 5 Politics and Policies, 1980-2000; Chronology; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary "Higher education exchange between America and the Middle East is a comparatively recent development, but the colorful history of circumstances and events that preceded the relationship is ancient and deep. Here, Brawner explores the multifarious and intriguing story from antiquity to the end of the twentieth century"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 15, 2016)
Subject Educational exchanges -- United States -- History.
Educational exchanges -- Middle East -- History.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Middle East -- History.
Middle East -- Foreign relations -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1137568607 (electronic bk.)
9781137568601 (electronic bk.)