How the Middle East Began to Be Studied

  • Derek Hopwood
Part of the St Antony's Series book series (STANTS)


In Oxford the author was able to become part of the development of the study of the modern Middle East and Islam at the Middle East Centre of St Antony’s College. The chapter analyses this development and points to the importance of particular topics studied, notably the role of Islam in history and in the contemporary world.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Derek Hopwood
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  1. 1.St Antony’s CollegeUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK

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