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Books received 2004-2005.

ISLAM AND GENERAL SURVEYS

Barazangi, Nimat Hafez. Woman's Identity and the Qur'an: A New Reading. Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2005. Hardcover $59.95.

Haddad, Yvonne Yazbeck and Barbara Freyer Stowasser. Islamic Law and Challenges of Modernity. Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press, 2004. Paper $26.95.

Fetzer, Joel S. Muslims and the State in Britain, France and Germany. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2005. Paper $14.99.

Maurer, Bill. Mutual Life, Limited." Islamic Banking, Alternative Currencies, Lateral Reason. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2005. Paper $19.95

Moallem, Minoo. Between Warrior Brother and Veiled Sister: Islamic Fundamentalism and the Politics of Patriarchy in Iran. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2005. Paper $24.95.

Schwartz-Barcott, T. P. War, Terror & Peace in the Qur'an and in Islam: Insights for Military and Government Leaders. Carlisle, PA: The Army War College Foundation Press, 2004. Hardcover, no price indicated.

PALESTINE, ISRAEL, AND THE ARAB-ISRAELI CONFLICT

Aronson, Shlomo. Hitler, the Allies, and the Jews. New York, NY: Cambridge Univeristy Press, 2004. Hardcover $85.00.

Ayalon, Ami. Reading Palestine: Printing and Literacy, 1900-1948. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2004. Paper $21.95.

Hajjar, Lisa. Courting Conflict: The Israeli Military Court System in the West Bank and Gaza. Berkeley, CA: California University Press, 2005. Paper $24.95.

Levine, Mark. Overthrowing Geography: Jaffa, Tel Aviv, and the Struggle for Palestine, 1880-1948. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2005. Paper, no price indicated.

THE MIDDLE EAST AND THE WORLD COMMUNITY

Bronner, Stephen Eric (ed.). Planetary Politics: Human Rights, Terror, and Globalization. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Litflefield, 2005. Paper $22.95.

Funk, Nathan C. and Betty J. Sitka. Ameen Rihani:Bridging East and West-A pioneering Call to Arab-American Understanding. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2004. Paper $30.00.

Nassar, Jamal R. Globalization and Terror: The Migration of Dreams and Nightmares. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005. Paper $22.95.

POLITICAL, SOCIOLOGICAL, AND ECONOMIC STUDIES OF THE ARAB WORLD

Dhaouadi, Mahmoud. Adwa' Jadida 'ala Muhaddadat al-'Aql al-'Imrani alKhalduni (Arabic).Tunis, Tunisia: Markaz an-Nashr al-Jami'i, 2003. Paper, no price indicated.

Dhaouadi, Mahmoud. At-takhalluf al-Aakhar: 'Awlamat Azamat al-Hawiyyaat ath-Thaqaafiyya fil-Watan al-'Arabi wal-'Aalam ath-Thaaleth (Arabic) Tunis, Tunisia: al-Atlasiyya lin-Nashr, 2002. Paper, no price indicated.

Gregg, Gary S. The Middle East." A Cultural Psychology. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2005. Hardcover $45.00.

Kamr ava, Mehran. The Modern Middle East: A Political History Since the First World War. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2005. Paper $24.95.

Lust-Okar, Ellen. Structuring Conflict in the Arab World: Incumbents, Opponents, and Institutions. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2005. Hardcover $75.00.

Mellor, Noha. The Making of Arab News. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005. Paper $23.95.

Perthes, Volker (ed.). Arab Elites: Negotiating the Politics of Change. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2004. Hardcover $59.95.

Posusney, Marsha Pripstein and Michele Penner Angrist (eds.). Authoritarianism in the Middle East: Regimes and Resistance. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2005. Paper $23.50.

Simon, Robert. Ibn Khaldun: History as Science and the Patrimonial Empire. Budabest, Hungary, 2002. Translated into English by Klara Pogasta. Hardcover $57.00.

LITERARY AND CULTURAL STUDIES

Ibn Khaldun (with an introduction by Bruce B. Lawrence and translated by Franz Rosenthal). The Muqaddimah: An Introduction to History. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2005. Paper $24.95.

Najmabadi, Afsaneh. Women With Mustaches and Men Without Beards: Gender and Sexual Anxieties of Iranian Modernity. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2005. Paper $24.95.

Schulz, Eckehard. A Student Grammar of Modern Standard Arabic. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2005. Paper $31.99.

Shehadeh, Raja. Strangers in the House: Coming of Age in Palestine. East Rutherford, NJ: Penguin Group (USA) Inc., 2002. Paper $14.00.

COUNTRY AND REGIONAL STUDIES

The Arabian Peninsula and the Gulf

Davidson, Christopher M. The United Arab Emirates: A Study in Survival. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2005. Hardcover $59.95.

The Arab East, Egypt and Pakistan

Anderson, Betty S. Nationalist Voices iin Jordan: The Street and the State. Austin, TX, 2005. Paper $22.95. Davis, Eric. Memories of State: Politics, History, and Collective Identity in Modern Iraq. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2005. Paper $24.95.

Jaffrelot, Christoph (ed.). A History of Pakistan and its Origins. Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishing, 2004. Paper $25.00.

Khalaf, Samir. Civil and Uncivil Violence in Lebanon: A History of the Internationalization of Communal Conflict. New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2004. Paper $18.50.

Pollard, Lisa. Nurturing the Nation: The Family Politics of Modernizing, Colonizing, and Liberating Egypt, 1805-1923. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2005. Paper $24.95.

Ryan, Curtis. Jordan in Transition: From Hussein to Abdullah. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2002. Hardcover $49.95.
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