Beyond Islam a new understanding of the Middle East

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Full title: Beyond Islam [electronic resource] : a new understanding of the Middle East / Sami Zubaida.
Main author: Zubaida, Sami, 1937-
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Summary: Sami Zubaida draws on a distinguished career's worth of experience trying to understand the region to address the fundamental question in Middle East studies: what is the Middle East? He argues that to see it through the prism of Islam, as it is conventionally viewed, is to completely misunderstand it.
Language: English
Published: London ; New York : New York : I.B. Tauris ; Distributed in the United States exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Classmark: 956
Series: Library of modern Middle East studies ; 84.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-224) and index.
ISBN: 9780857718648 (e-book)