Middle East Research and Information Project: Critical Coverage of the Middle East Since 1971

Charles Issawi, The Arab World’s Legacy: Essays (Princeton, NJ: The Darwin Press, 1981).

Charles Issawi is well known for his important work in the social and economic history of the Middle East, and a number of his contributions are reproduced here. One finds, among other things, discussions of medieval demography and trade, and of capitalist penetration and industrialization in more recent times.

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How to cite this article:

James A. Reilly "Issawi, The Arab World’s Legacy," Middle East Report 117 (September 1983).