With theoretically-rich contributions from an international group of political scientists, historians, and economists, this volume addresses the puzzle of why the Middle East has produced no single dominant and acknowledged regional power, despite contenders such as Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Israel, and Turkey. Rich, theoretically-engaged case study chapters address a gap in the vibrant international academic discussion on the role of (new) regional powers in global politics. FA¼rtig offers powerful insights into both the unique nature of the Middle East region, with its dispersed power structures and competing centers, and probable new power constellations.Dr. Henner FA¼rtig is the Director of the GIGA Institute of Middle East Studies in Hamburg and a Professor at the History Department of the University of Hamburg , Germany. Arshin Adib-Moghaddam, PhD, is a Professor in Global Thought and anbsp;...
|Title||:||Regional Powers in the Middle East|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2014-12-17|