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Author Halliday, Fred.

Title Islam and the myth of confrontation : religion and politics in the Middle East / Fred Halliday
Published London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 1996


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Description 255 pages ; 22 cm
Contents 1. The Middle East and International Politics -- 2. The Iranian Revolution in Comparative Perspective -- 3. The Gulf War, 1990-91 -- 4. Islam and the West: 'Threat of Islam' or 'Threat to Islam'? -- 5. Human Rights and the Islamic Middle East: Universalism and Relativism -- 6. Anti-Muslimism and Contemporary Politics: One Ideology or Many? -- 7. Conclusion: 'Orientalism' and its Critics
Analysis Middle East
Politics Role of Islam
Middle East
Politics Role of Islam
Gulf War
Human rights
Middle East
Overseas item
Politics Role of Islam
Politics Role of Islam. Middle East
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-248) and index
Subject Islam and politics -- Middle East.
Islam and world politics.
Islam -- Relations -- Christianity.
Islam -- Middle East.
Europe -- Relations -- Middle East.
Islamic countries -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Islamic countries -- Politics and government.
Islamic countries -- Relations.
Islamic countries -- Study and teaching.
Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1979-
Middle East -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Middle East -- Politics and government.
Middle East -- Relations -- Europe.
Middle East -- Relations.
Middle East -- Study and teaching.
LC no. 95061524
ISBN 1850439591 (paperback)
Other Titles Islam & the myth of confrontation