The Social and Economic Origins of Monarchy in Jordan
by Tariq Tell
A history of the emergence and consolidation of the modern state in Jordan, this book examines the resilience of the Hashemite monarchy and the economic sources of its social power under Ottoman, British, and post-colonial Hashemite rule. Filling a gap in the current literature, it asks how the sources of Hashemite power in Jordon were first forged and why they have proven...more
Hardcover, 232 pages
Published January 22nd 2013 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published July 3rd 2012)
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