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The Continuum Political Encyclopedia of the Middle East

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About The Continuum Political Encyclopedia of the Middle East. This new and updated second edition includes 35 all new entries, including Afghanistan, Al-Aqsa Mosque, Bin Laden, Abdallah Ibn Hussein, Islamic Movements, Northern Alliance, Palestine/Palestinian Territories, Qa-ida Organization, Edward Said, and Western Wall.

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It is far from complete and is being constructed and improved all the time. If you would like to contribute articles or expansions of existing articles, please contact news (at). The Middle East, Old and New INTheodor HERZL, the father of political Zionism, pub lished a Utopian novel entitled Altneuland (Old-New Land).

The story is set in Palestine in the distant future ofby which time a "New Society" has been established through the lished a book entitled The New Middle East. In it, he announcedFile Size: 2MB.Glenn E. Perry is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Indiana State University.

He has published extensively on Middle Eastern political affairs and International Relations, including The International Relations of the Middle East: Subordination and Beyond (), which he edited with Tareq Y. Ismael."Archaeology, Middle East, Pre-History to " (with Fiona Greenland) Cultural Sociology of the Middle East, Asia, and Africa Orlando Patterson, J.

Geoffrey Golson, eds. New York: Sage. "Parameters of a Postcolonial Sociology of the Ottoman Empire." Political Power and Social Theory 25 ():