The Struggle for a New Middle East in the 20th Century

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Helmut Mejcher

Studies in Imperial Design and National Politics. Edited by Camilla Dawletschin-Linder and Marianne Schmidt-Dumont

ISBN 978-3-8258-0580-7
Band-Nr. 11
Jahr 2007
Seiten 440
Bindung broschiert
Reihe Periplus Studien

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This collection of studies by Helmut Mejcher is published on the occasion
of his seventieth birthday. It testifies to a lifetime of research on the
history of the Middle East and North Africa. The articles examine
imperialist schemes and designs by the Western Powers for a new order in
the region; the struggle of the Arab states to find their own way; the
impact of oil and the socio-economic changes it entailed; and historical
turning points in the course of the 20 th century.

Helmut Mejcher was professor for Modern History with special reference to
the Middle East and the Mediterranean at the University of Hamburg from
1977 – 2002.Seit 2002 Prof. emeritus der
Uni-Hamburg. Nahosthistoriker und Publizist.