Making the Arab World (19150)

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In this spoltight on Making the Arab World: Nasser, Qutb, and the Clash that Shaped the Middle East join us for a journey into the lives of two influential leaders in the Middle East; one a political nationalist and another a religious ideological figure. Gamal Abd El Nasser; Egypt’s President from 1954-1970 and the leader of Arab nationalism known as “Pan-Arabism”. And Sayid Qutb; the Muslim Brotherhood’s leading member and ideologue, also known as the “father of various branches of radical political Islam.” This non-fiction book is based on a decade of research by Professor Fawaz A. Gerges. He is professor of international relations and Emirates Chair in Contemporary Middle East Studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is the author of several acclaimed books, including ISIS: A History (Princeton), The New Middle East, and The Far Enemy.

Making the Arab World: Nasser, Qutb, and the Clash That Shaped the Middle East (Paperback) By Fawaz A. Gerges

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Heba F. El-Shazli is an Egyptian-American and an avid lover and reader of literature from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. She is an assistant professor of political science at George Mason University’s Schar School of Policy and Government and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University’s Master’s Degree Program at the Center for Democracy and Civil Society. Heba teaches courses on governments and politics of the Middle East and North Africa, Islam and politics, international relations, and the role of civil society and social movements in democratization. She has a Ph.D. in Government and International Affairs from Virginia Tech’s School of Public and International Affairs and a Master’s degree from Georgetown University. She was the Director of MENA programs at the Solidarity Center (2004-2011) and the Deputy MENA Regional Director at the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI) from 2001 until 2004. She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations (www.cfr.org)

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Making the Arab World: Nasser, Qutb, and the Clash That Shaped the Middle East Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780691196466
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Published: Princeton University Press - August 27th, 2019

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ISBN: 9781107616882
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Published: Cambridge University Press - December 30th, 2013