Piscatori, James P.; Majid Khadduri; George S Harris. Law, Personalities, and Politics of the Middle East: Essays in Honor of Majid Khadduri. Boulder: Westview Press; Washington, DC: Middle East Institute, 1987. xiv, 270 pp. ill. Cloth very good in a lightly worn dust jacket. $45. * Contents include: The life and work of Majid Khadduri. James Piscatori. Curriculum vitae and bibliography of Majid Khadduri. Islamic law and the challenge of modern times. Gamal Moursi Badr. The legal status of Jerusalem. Henry Cattan. Saudi Arabia, culture change, and the international legal order. James Piscatori. Ameen Rihani and the Hijaz-Najd conflict: an abortive peace mission. Hermann Frederick. Eilts-Arab nationalism and the idealist politician: the career of Sulayman al-Baruni. J. E. Peterson. The intellectual origins and ideas of the Ahali group. Mudhafar Amin & Edmund Ghareeb. The communist movements in the Arab world. Tareq Y. Ismael. The Gilan Soviet revolution, 1920-1921. George S. Harris. The 1820 expedition to the Gulf and the decline of British commercial shipping. Stephen R. Grummon.
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