“Regionalizing Oman”: A New Interest of Research on Oman and Its Spatial Dimensions

  • Steffen WippelEmail author
Part of the United Nations University Series on Regionalism book series (UNSR, volume 6)


In this introductory chapter, the editor of the volume presents the background of the present volume – especially touching on the renewed interest of researchers from a wide range of social science disciplines in the Gulf area and, in the wake of it, in Oman – and the book’s general outline before it sums up each chapter of the volume individually. The presentation of the chapters shows the multiple possible perspectives on “Regionalizing Oman”.


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