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

Fu’ad Khuri, Tribe and State in Bahrain (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980).

Fu’ad Khuri has provided us with a sensitive analysis of the recent history of Bahrain. He captures the broad sweep of socioeconomic and political change brought about by the colonial bureaucracy and the discovery of oil, and he comprehends the multiplicity of peoples, religious sects and classes in Bahrain and their responses to these changes.

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How to cite this article:

"Khuri, Tribe and State in Bahrain," Middle East Report Online, May 04, 1985.