Oman: Politics and Society in the Qaboos State

by

Write The First Customer Review

When Sultan Qaboos overthrew his father as ruler of the Persian Gulf state of Oman in 1970, with the help of British advisers, few expected him to survive long. He was unknown to his own population, and the country was poor and plagued by civil wars. Yet he has built his regime's legitimacy on a policy of national unification, the assimilation of all of Oman to the oil rentier state framework, and of his state to the person of the sultan, the incarnation of the country's 'renaissance'. This books seeks to understand the ...

Oman: Politics and Society in the Qaboos State 2014, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199333486

Trade paperback

Select
Oman: Politics and Society in the Qaboos State 2009, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199326839

Hardcover

Select
Oman: Politics and Society in the Qaboos State 2009, Columbia University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780231700887

Hardcover

Select
Oman: Politics and Society in the Qaboos State 2008, C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781850659334

Hardcover

Select