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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

ARA2171: A History of the Modern Middle East, 1900-2014

This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

William Cleveland, A History of the Modern Middle East (Bolder: Westview Press, 1994, 1999, 2004).

Nikki Keddie, Modern Iran: Roots and Results of Revolution (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003).

Bernard Lewis, The Emergence of Modern Turkey (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1961, 1968, 2002).

Justin McCarthy, The Ottoman Peoples and the End of Empire (London: Arnold, 2001).