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Autor: Muohommad Rumayohai|
Publisher: Saqi Books
Publisher date: 9/15/2006
Format: PDF, EPUB
File size: 815 KB
Description of the book "Beyond Oil: Unity and Development in the Gulf":Since the 1960s, the Arab countries of the Gulf have been completely transformed. Oil brought undreamed-of prosperity to this vast but thinly populated region, once a backwater but suddenly at the forefront of world politics. The future seemed assured, yet...
Beyond Oil presents a challenging look at the Arab Gulf states. A survey of social and economic life before the discovery of oil is followed by a critical assessment of the twenty years from 1966-1986. Looking behind the apparent stability, Muhammad Rumaihi argues that political unity throughout the region is essential if genuine social and economic development is to be PDF achieved.