Téléchargez des ebooks gratuits pour iphone 3gs The Arab Gulf and the Arab World

The Arab Gulf and the Arab World

The Arab Gulf and the Arab World

by B.R. Pridham

Editeur : Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9781138125100
Broché: 322
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Taille du fichier: 9 Mb
Date d'affichage: 2020-10-18
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This book, first published in 1988, compiles selected contributions to a symposium on ‘The Gulf and the Arab World’ held by the Centre for Arab Gulf Studies at Exeter University, UK, in July 1986. The historical perspective was considered to be a prerequisite for focusing on modern developments, and two chapters are devoted to the coming of both the Arabs and Islam to the Gulf, and a further chapter examines the role of the Ottoman Empire in the region. The remaining chapters concentrate on recent interaction under the broad headings of political and socio-political affairs, demographic aspects, financial interchange and questions of security. A large part of the book is devoted to detailed analysis of the main factor in Arab Gulf/Arab world relations: the huge flow, in one direction, of Arab migratory manpower and, in the reverse direction, of Gulf financing and workers’ remittances.