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The Resource A Political Economy of the Middle East, (electronic book)

A Political Economy of the Middle East, (electronic book)

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A Political Economy of the Middle East
Title
A Political Economy of the Middle East
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive analysis of the interactions of economic development, state systems, and social actors as factors promoting or blocking change in the Middle East
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AU-PeEL
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Richards, Alan
Dewey number
338.956
LC call number
HC415.15
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Waterbury, John
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  • Arab cooperation
  • Middle East -- Economic conditions -- 1979-
  • Middle East -- Economic integration
  • Middle East -- Economic policy
Label
A Political Economy of the Middle East, (electronic book)
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Publication
Contents
  • CONTENTS; Illustrations; Preface to the Third Edition; Acronyms and Abbreviations; 1 INTRODUCTION; Notes; 2 THE FRAMEWORK OF THE STUDY; Economic Growth and Structural Transformation; State Structure and Development Policy; Social Actors; Structural Transformation and Interest Formation; Defensive Modernization and Colonial Transformation; Conclusion; Notes; 3 ECONOMIC GROWTH AND STRUCTURAL CHANGE; The Natural Resource Base; Oil Supply, Demand, and Economic Rents; Patterns of Economic Growth; Conclusion; Notes; 4 THE IMPACT OF DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGE; Comparative Demographic Patterns
  • The Economic Consequences of Demographic ChangeThe Politics of Young Populations; The Politics of Differential Fertility; Rapid Population Growth and the Would-Be Middle Class; Conclusion; Notes; 5 HUMAN CAPITAL: HEALTH, EDUCATION,AND LABOR MARKETS; Health Conditions; Educational Systems; Labor Markets; Conclusion; Notes; 6 WATER AND FOOD SECURITY; The Food Gap; Policy Constraints to Output Growth; Water and the Imperative of a New Food Security Strategy; Conclusion; Notes; 7 THE EMERGENCE OF THE PUBLIC SECTOR; The State as Architect of Structural Transformation
  • Atatürk and the Turkish ParadigmReplicating the Paradigm; State Capitalism, the State Bourgeoisie, and theProcess of Accumulation; Notes; 8 CONTRADICTIONS OF STATE-LED GROWTH; The Continued Dominance of Public-Sector Enterprise; The Political Economy of "Structural Adjustment""; Notes; 9 RE-MIXING MARKET AND STATE:THE UNCERTAIN CAREER OF THE"WASHINGTON CONSENSUS"; A Survey of Country Experiences; Conclusion; Notes; 10 URBAN POLITICAL ECONOMY; The Process of Urbanization; Housing and Infrastructure; Poverty and Distribution of Income; Urban Politics and Political Violence; Notes
  • 11 POLITICAL REGIMES: AS VIEWED BYTHEMSELVES AND OTHERSSocialist Republics; "Liberal" Monarchies; Established and Would-Be Democracies; The Islamic Republics; Future Regimes: Some Speculations; Notes; 12 SOLIDARISM AND ITS ENEMIES; Small Groups and Clientelist Politics; The Failure of Parties; The Tenets of Solidarism; The Failure of Ideology; The Islamist Challenge; Democracy Without Democrats?; Conclusion; Notes; 13 THE MILITARY AND THE STATE; The Military in Middle East Politics; Good Guys or Bad Guys?; The Economic Weight of the Military; The Military and Nation Building
  • The Regular Military and Civilians-in-ArmsConclusion; Notes; 14 IS ISLAM THE SOLUTION?; Preliminaries; Islamism as a Social Movement: Coalitions of Social Actors; Islamism as a Social Movement: Collective Action; Islamist Economic Thought and Practice; Islamists in Power; Conclusion; Notes; 15 REGIONAL ECONOMIC INTEGRATION ANDLABOR MIGRATION; Labor Migration: An Overview; The First Stream: To the European Union; The Second Stream: To the Gulf; The Impact of Labor Migration on Sending Countries; The Impact of Migration on Receiving Countries; Conclusion; Notes; 16 CONCLUSION; References; Index
Control code
purchEBL796118
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (496 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780786733170
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A Political Economy of the Middle East, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
  • CONTENTS; Illustrations; Preface to the Third Edition; Acronyms and Abbreviations; 1 INTRODUCTION; Notes; 2 THE FRAMEWORK OF THE STUDY; Economic Growth and Structural Transformation; State Structure and Development Policy; Social Actors; Structural Transformation and Interest Formation; Defensive Modernization and Colonial Transformation; Conclusion; Notes; 3 ECONOMIC GROWTH AND STRUCTURAL CHANGE; The Natural Resource Base; Oil Supply, Demand, and Economic Rents; Patterns of Economic Growth; Conclusion; Notes; 4 THE IMPACT OF DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGE; Comparative Demographic Patterns
  • The Economic Consequences of Demographic ChangeThe Politics of Young Populations; The Politics of Differential Fertility; Rapid Population Growth and the Would-Be Middle Class; Conclusion; Notes; 5 HUMAN CAPITAL: HEALTH, EDUCATION,AND LABOR MARKETS; Health Conditions; Educational Systems; Labor Markets; Conclusion; Notes; 6 WATER AND FOOD SECURITY; The Food Gap; Policy Constraints to Output Growth; Water and the Imperative of a New Food Security Strategy; Conclusion; Notes; 7 THE EMERGENCE OF THE PUBLIC SECTOR; The State as Architect of Structural Transformation
  • Atatürk and the Turkish ParadigmReplicating the Paradigm; State Capitalism, the State Bourgeoisie, and theProcess of Accumulation; Notes; 8 CONTRADICTIONS OF STATE-LED GROWTH; The Continued Dominance of Public-Sector Enterprise; The Political Economy of "Structural Adjustment""; Notes; 9 RE-MIXING MARKET AND STATE:THE UNCERTAIN CAREER OF THE"WASHINGTON CONSENSUS"; A Survey of Country Experiences; Conclusion; Notes; 10 URBAN POLITICAL ECONOMY; The Process of Urbanization; Housing and Infrastructure; Poverty and Distribution of Income; Urban Politics and Political Violence; Notes
  • 11 POLITICAL REGIMES: AS VIEWED BYTHEMSELVES AND OTHERSSocialist Republics; "Liberal" Monarchies; Established and Would-Be Democracies; The Islamic Republics; Future Regimes: Some Speculations; Notes; 12 SOLIDARISM AND ITS ENEMIES; Small Groups and Clientelist Politics; The Failure of Parties; The Tenets of Solidarism; The Failure of Ideology; The Islamist Challenge; Democracy Without Democrats?; Conclusion; Notes; 13 THE MILITARY AND THE STATE; The Military in Middle East Politics; Good Guys or Bad Guys?; The Economic Weight of the Military; The Military and Nation Building
  • The Regular Military and Civilians-in-ArmsConclusion; Notes; 14 IS ISLAM THE SOLUTION?; Preliminaries; Islamism as a Social Movement: Coalitions of Social Actors; Islamism as a Social Movement: Collective Action; Islamist Economic Thought and Practice; Islamists in Power; Conclusion; Notes; 15 REGIONAL ECONOMIC INTEGRATION ANDLABOR MIGRATION; Labor Migration: An Overview; The First Stream: To the European Union; The Second Stream: To the Gulf; The Impact of Labor Migration on Sending Countries; The Impact of Migration on Receiving Countries; Conclusion; Notes; 16 CONCLUSION; References; Index
Control code
purchEBL796118
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (496 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780786733170
Specific material designation
remote

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