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Social forces in the Middle East.

Sydney Nettleton Fisher

Social forces in the Middle East.

by Sydney Nettleton Fisher

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle East -- Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.263-274.

    Statement[Papers presented at a conference sponsored by the Committee on the Near and Middle East of the Social Science Research Council]
    ContributionsSocial Science Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Near and Middle East.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN660.8 .F5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi,282p.
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13530386M
    LC Control Number55003448
    OCLC/WorldCa536386

      The armed forces have long been one of the Middle East’s most important institutions. The region’s armies have frequently seized political power and have always had a powerful influence on government policy. Every country in the region devotes a relatively large proportion of its resources for arms purchases and military spending. The high level of. On 11 June , Hitler and the supreme commander of the armed forces issued Directive No. Exploitation of the Arab Freedom Movement. The situation of the English in the Middle East will be rendered more precarious, in the event of major German operations, if more British forces are tied down at the right moment by civil commotion or revolt.

    Middle East Command, later Middle East Land Forces, was a British Army Command established prior to the Second World War in primary role was to command British land forces and co-ordinate with the relevant naval and air commands to defend British interests in the Middle East and eastern Mediterranean : British Army. Few areas of the world have been as profoundly shaped by war as the Middle East in the twentieth century. Despite the prominence of war-making in this region, there has been surprisingly little research investigating the effects of war as a social and political process in the Middle by:

    The Chinese President stressed that the Middle East is a region of great influence in the world. Without stability and development here, peace and prosperity in the world will be impossible. A harmonious Middle East is in the long-term interests of people in the region and the rest of the world. (Source: Shaoxian and Zhichao, ).   Resources And Capabilities. U.S. Forces In The Middle East. DOI link for U.S. Forces In The Middle East. U.S. Forces In The Middle East book. Resources And Capabilities. By Anthony H Cordesman. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 14 March Cited by: 2.


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