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Volume 67, Number 2, Spring 2013

Table of Contents

Editor's Note

Editor's Note

p. 171


Democratic Paradoxes: Women's Rights and Democratization in Kuwait

pp. 173-184

What Counts is the Counting: Statistical Manipulation as a Solution to Israel's "Demographic Problem"

pp. 185-205

Khomeini's Concept of Governance of the Jurisconsult (Wilayat al-Faqih) Revisited: The Aftermath of Iran's 2009 Presidential Election

pp. 207-228

Lyndon B. Johnson and Arms Credit Sales to Iran 1964-1968

pp. 229-247

Policy Options in a Time of Transition: The US and the Israel-Palestine Conflict

pp. 249-256

National Security Decision-Making in Israel: Improving the Process

pp. 257-266



pp. 267-300

Book Reviews

GCC Countries as "Rentier States" Revisited

pp. 301-309

Arab-Israeli Conflict

In Search of a Peace Settlement: Egypt and Israel Between the Wars, 1967-1973 by Moshe Gat (review)

pp. 310-311


Unveiling the Harem: Elite Women and the Paradox of Seclusion in Eighteenth-Century Cairo by Mary Ann Fay (review)

pp. 311-312


The Iranian Nuclear Crisis: A Memoir by Seyed Hossein Mousavian (review)

pp. 312-315

The Coup: 1953, The CIA, and the Roots of Modern U.S.-Iranian Relations by Ervand Abrahamian (review)

pp. 315-317

Going to Tehran: Why the United States Must Come to Terms with the Islamic Republic of Iran (review)

pp. 317-318


Zion's Dilemmas: How Israel Makes National Security Policy by Charles D.Freilich (review)

pp. 318-319


Exit Gaddafi: The Hidden History of the Libyan Revolution by Ethan Chorin (review)

pp. 319-322


Engineers of Modern Development: East German Experts in Ba'thist Syria: 1965-1972 by Massimiliano Trentin (review)

pp. 322-323

Making Do in Damascus: Navigating a Generation of Change in Family and Work by Sally K. Gallagher (review)

pp. 323-324


Real-Time Diplomacy: Politics and Power in the Social Media Era by Philip Sieb (review)

pp. 324-325

Modern History and Politics

Adaptable Autocrats: Regime Power in Egypt and Syria by Joshua Stacher (review)

pp. 325-326

Of Empires and Citizens: Pro-American Democracy or No Democracy at All? by Amaney A. Jamal (review)

pp. 326-328

The Clash of Ideologies: Middle Eastern Politics and American Security by Mark L. Haas (review)

pp. 328-329

Everyday Arab Identity: The Daily Reproduction of the Arab World by Christopher Phillips (review)

pp. 329-330

Philosophy, Religion, and Science

Islam and the Arab Awakening by Tariq Ramadan (review)

pp. 330-332

A Quietist Jihadi: The Ideology and Influence of Abu Muhammad al-Maqdisi by Joas Wagemakers (review)

pp. 332-333

Pre-20TH Century History

The Political Economy of Iran under the Qajars: Society, Politics, Economics and Foreign Relations 1796-1926 by Hooshang Amirahmadi (review)

pp. 333-335

Recent Publications

Recent Publications

pp. 335-336

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