Download e-book for iPad: A History of Modern Oman by Jeremy Jones,Nicholas Ridout

By Jeremy Jones,Nicholas Ridout

ISBN-10: 1107009405

ISBN-13: 9781107009400

ISBN-10: 1107402026

ISBN-13: 9781107402027

the appropriate creation to the background of contemporary Oman from the eighteenth century to the current, this booklet combines the latest scholarship on Omani historical past with insights drawn from a detailed research of the politics and diplomacy of up to date Oman. Jeremy Jones and Nicholas Ridout supply a particular new method of Omani background, development on postcolonial idea and integrating the learn of politics and tradition. The booklet addresses key subject matters together with Oman's historic cosmopolitanism, the targeted function of Omani Islam within the country's social and political lifestyles, Oman's function within the worldwide economic system of the 19th century, rebellion and revolution within the 20th century, the position of Sultan Qaboos within the period of oil and Oman's specific neighborhood and diplomatic point of view on modern issues.

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