Transnational Connections and the Arab Gulf presents a study of transnational cultural flows in the Gulf region and beyond. It combines an understanding of the region's historical connections with the outside world and an assessment of contemporary consequences of these connections. The contributors collected here analyze and map historical and contemporary manifestations of transnational networks within this region, linking them to wider debates on society, identity and political culture.that the value of exports and re-exports reached a peak of more than US$550 million. ... This command economy is attempting to build the cornerstones of a post-rentier Dubai, whose subsistence will be strategically ... In Singapore, the state nationalized the port in 1 905 and regulates the job market. ... By 1 880, 2 1 per cent of Chinaa#39;s imports and 37 per cent of its exports went via the British colony.
|Title||:||Transnational Connections and the Arab Gulf|
|Publisher||:||Psychology Press - 2005-01|