Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia

Editor: Dale Eickelman
Brill's Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia series presents the results of scholarly research into contemporary social, cultural, economic and political conditions in the Middle East and Asia. It covers historical themes from the nineteenth century onward primarily as they contribute to understanding current issues. The series includes monographs, collaborative volumes and reference works by social scientists from all disciplines.
Edited by Dale. F. Eickelman, Dartmouth College

Advisory Board:
Ruth Mandel, University College London and Bettina Gräf, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München