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Volume 6, Number 2: April 2015
     Cover Art   |   Editor's Introduction   |   Inside Front Cover   |   Inside Back Cover   |   ISSN: 2158-0669
Table of Contents


    Review Essays

    Book Reviews

66-68 Ardıç, Nurullah. Islam and the Politics of Secularism: The Caliphate and Middle Eastern Modernization in the Early 20th Century (SOAS/Routledge Studies on the Middle East). London: Routledge, 2013
Reviewed by Cengiz Sisman
69-71 Marodsilton Muborakshoeva. Islam and Higher Education: Concepts, Challenges and Opportunities. London and New York: Routledge, 2012
Reviewed by Laurens de Rooij
72-75 Samer S. Shehata, (Ed.). Islamist Politics in the Middle East: Movements and Change. London and New York: Routledge, 2012
Reviewed by Jacqueline Swansinger
76-79 Stenslie, Stig. Regime Stability in Saudi Arabia: The Challenge of Succession. London and New York: Routledge, 2012
Reviewed by Carool Kersten
80-81 Hooglund, E. & Stenberg, L. (Eds.). Navigating Contemporary Iran: Challenging economic, social and political perceptions. New York and London: Routledge, 2012
Reviewed by Kathleen Foody
82-83 Gordillo, Gastón. Rubble: the Afterlife of Destruction. Durham: Duke University Press, 2014
Reviewed by Ismael Vaccaro
84-86 Christopher Davidson (Ed.). Power and Politics in the Persian Gulf Monarchies. London: Hurst & Company, 2011
Reviewed by Anas Alahmed
87-89 Rico Isaacs. Party System Formation in Kazakhstan. Between formal and informal politics. New York: Routledge, 2011
Reviewed by Farkhad Alimukhamedov
90-91 Haynes, Jeffrey (Ed.). Routledge Handbook of Democratization. London and New York: Routledge, 2012
Reviewed by Laurens de Rooij
92-94 Suhrke, Astri & Mats Berdal, (Eds.). The Peace In Between: Post-war Violence and Peacebuilding. London: Routledge, 2012
Reviewed by Joseph Stimpfl
95-96 David Held and Kristian Ulrichsen, (Eds.). The Transformation of the Gulf: Politics, Economics and the Global Order. New York: Routledge, 2012
Reviewed by Laura Frances Goffman
97-100 Acemoglu, Daron & James R. Robinson. Why Nations Fail: the origins of power, prosperity and poverty. New York: Crown Publishing, 2012
Reviewed by Maximiliano E Korstanje
101-103 Craig Calhoun, Mark Juergensmeyer and Jonathan van Antwerpen (Eds.). Rethinking Secularism. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2011
Reviewed by Carool Kersten