Arab and Regional Politics in the Middle East: Volume 1 by P.J. Vatikiotis

By P.J. Vatikiotis

Three major issues are explored during this publication, first released in 1984: the 1st is the matter of faith and politics as an immense and long-standing preoccupation of Middle-easterners or Arab Muslims themselves; the second one is that of the conflict-ridden inter-Arab and local politics, approached principally from a neighborhood instead of a global standpoint; the 3rd offers with Egypt. The booklet additionally enquires into the character of rule and regimes within the heart East, the root of authority and the preparations for the corporation, workout and use of strength. Drawing examples from Egypt and the Fertile Crescent, the emphasis is at the relation among culture and politics, ancient evolution and nation coverage, household elements and exterior constraints.

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