Saudi Arabia and the Gulf Arab States Today: An Encyclopedia of Life in the Arab States

Product Description This extremely timely and helpful ready reference will familiarize all students and readers with the Gulf region and Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Dubai, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman, Yemen, and Qatar. These states are bound by the desert culture, the Gulf, new oil economy, and Islam, to name some commonalities. Most Americans know something about…

Reality Television and Arab Politics: Contention in Public Life

Product DescriptionWhat does it mean to be modern outside the West? Based on a wealth of primary data collected over five years, Reality Television and Arab Politics analyzes how reality television stirred an explosive mix of religion, politics, and sexuality, fuelling heated polemics over cultural authenticity, gender relations, and political participation in the Arab world.…

Arabian Flavours: Recipes and Tales of Arab Life

Product Description Linking a culture’s food to its history and politics, this collection of recipes offers rare insight into real Middle Eastern cuisine and family life. This distinctly different guide to Arab cooking provides authentic recipes for salads, meats, and desserts accompanied by thoughtful tales of Arab culture, etiquette, and history. As the author recollects…

Understanding Life

Product DescriptionA modern, Arab, Muslim, young man, shares his inner journey to understand life, honestly, humorously and passionately.Subjects include: Middle East, Arab Culture, Islam, Insights into social beliefs, emotions vs. logic, politics, current affairs, humanity, civilization, languages and much more, and it’s all with a unique perspective. Kindle blogs are fully downloaded onto your Kindle…