The Cultural Context

  • Andrea B. Rugh


This chapter examines the main concern of the book, the cultural perspectives that informed the views, approaches, and ultimately the outcomes of regional politics. Culture shaped leaders’ behaviors as much, if not more, than the economic and political influences that changed their local environments.


Political Culture Arab Society Cousin Marriage Tribal Leader Tribal Society 
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Chapter 2 The Cultural Context

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    Rugh A. (1997), for a description of how children are socialized to a cultural view in a Syrian village.Google Scholar

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