restricted access   Volume 64, Number 3, Summer 2010

Table of Contents

Editor’s Note

p. 339


free access   The Case Against the Case Against Iran: Regionalism as the West’s Last Frontier

pp. 341-363

The Iran-Iraq War: A Reassessment

pp. 365-383

The Rules of the Game: Unpacking Patronage Politics in Yemen

pp. 385-409

Yemen: A Collapsed Economy

pp. 410-426

The Rentier State and National Oil Companies: An Economic and Political Perspective

pp. 427-445

Chronology: January 16, 2010 – April 15, 2010

pp. 447-476

Book Review

The Arab World: History, Diplomacy, and Politics

pp. 477-480


Oil Wealth and the Poverty of Politics: Algeria Compared (review)

pp. 481-482

Arab-Israeli Conflict

The Power of Inclusive Exclusion: Anatomy of Israeli Rule in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (review)

pp. 482-483

Gulf Affairs

The International Relations of the Persian Gulf (review)

pp. 483-484


The Persians: Ancient, Mediaeval and Modern Iran (review)

pp. 484-485


Iraq: A Political History from Independence to Occupation (review)

pp. 485-487


Beware of Small States: Lebanon, Battleground of the Middle East (review)

pp. 487-488


Imagined Museums: Art and Modernity in Postcolonial Morocco (review)

pp. 488-489

What Moroccan Cinema?: A Historical and Critical Study, 1956–2006 (review)

pp. 490-491


Islamism, Democracy and Liberalism in Turkey: The Case of the AKP (review)

pp. 491-492

Turkey’s Entente with Israel and Azerbaijan: State Identity and Security in the Middle East and the Caucasus (review)

pp. 493-494


Simple Gestures: A Cultural Journey into the Middle East (review)

pp. 494-495

Modern History and Politics

Exiled in the Homeland (review)

pp. 495-496

Russia and the Arabs: Behind the Scenes in the Middle East from the Cold War to the Present (review)

pp. 496-498

The Urban Social History of the Middle East 1750–1950 (review)

pp. 499-500

Pre-20th Century History

Pashas: Traders and Travellers in the Islamic World (review)

pp. 500-501

Recent Publications

Recent Publications

pp. 502-507