The A to Z of the Kurds by Michael M. Gunter

Maps, a chronology of Kurdish history, an introductory essay on the Kurds, a dictionary containing several hundred entries on various aspects of the Kurdish experience, and an extensive bibliography comprise this volume

The A to Z of the Kurds covers the largest nation on Earth that does not have its own independent state

Maps, a chronology of Kurdish history, an introductory essay on the Kurds, a dictionary containing several hundred entries on various aspects of the Kurdish experience, and an extensive bibliography comprise this volume.

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The Jews of Kurdistan

The Jews of Kurdistan is a unique historical document in that it presents a picture of Kurdish Jewish life and culture prior to World War II

KURDS

This second edition covers the events through September 2016. The approximately 30 million or more Kurds famously constitute the largest nation in the world without its own independent state.

The A to Z of the Hong Kong SAR and the Macao SAR

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Z of Washington, D.C. by Robert Benedetto, Jane Donovan, and Kathleen DuVall
, 2005. The A to … The A to Z of the Kurds by Michael M. Gunter, 2009. The A to …

The A to Z of Iran

January, 1945, Kurdish autonomy was formally proclaimed. Qazi Muhammad
was the first president of the Kurdish Republic. Soon, fighting broke out between
the Kurdish Republic and Azerbaijan. This led the Soviets to impose the Treaty of
 …

An A to Z of the Middle East

When the Kassem regime failed to respect the promises of Kurdish autonomy , he
launched , in September 1961 , a rebellion in the north of the country , whose
slogan was : ' Autonomy for Kurdistan , democracy for Iraq . ' Truces , negotiations
 …

The A to Z of the Mongol World Empire

The A to Z of the Mongol World Empire examines the history of the Mongol Empire, the pre-imperial era of Mongolian history that preceded it, and the various Mongol successor states that continued to dominate Eurasia long after the breakdown of Mongol unity

The A to Z of Moldova

The A to Z of Moldova, through its chronology, introduction, appendixes, maps, bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on important persons, places, events, and institutions and significant political, economic, social, and cultural aspects, traces the history of this small, but densely populated country, providing a compass for the direction it is heading

Historical Dictionary of the Kurds

The second edition of Historical Dictionary of the Kurds greatly expands on the first edition through an updated chronology, an introductory essay, an expanded bibliography, maps, photos, and over 400 cross-referenced dictionary entries on significant persons, places, events, institutions, and aspects of culture, society, economy, and politics

The A to Z of Slovakia

The A to Z of Slavery and Abolition by Martin A. Klein, 2002. Terrorism: … The A to
Z of Washington, D.C. by Robert Benedetto, Jane Donovan, and Kathleen DuVall
, 2005. The A to … The A to Z of the Kurds by Michael M. Gunter, 2009. The A to …

The Kurdish Question Revisited

The contributors to The Kurdish Question Revisited offer insights into how this once seemingly intractable, immutable phenomenon is being transformed amid the new political realities of the Middle East

The A to Z of Ancient Israel

It includes entries on most of the persons, places, and events which are generally considered, and shows more broadly what the Kingdoms of Israel and Judah were like and what role they played in the ancient world, but it also defines them as closely as possible according to the latest data

The A to Z of U.S. Diplomacy from World War I through World War II

Diplomacy from World War I through World War II relates the events of this crucial period in U

The A to Z of Iceland

This is done through its chronology, introductory essays, appendixes, map, bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on important persons, places, events, and institutions and significant political, economic, social, and cultural aspects

The A to Z of the Persian Gulf War, 1990-1991

KURDS . The 27 million Kurds who live in the Middle East have existed as a tribal
people for at least 3 , 000 years with … with the governments of the countries in
which they reside and Kurdish revolts against authority have been frequent .

The A to Z of Afghan Wars, Revolutions and Insurgencies

Extensive analysis of regional and ideological divisions within the country and the external forces that have brought around conflict in this remote, mountainous region, in addition to a chronology of the encounters, an extensive bibliography, and numerous maps and illustrations make this crucial volume indispensable

The A to Z of Kant and Kantianism

Furthermore, much of the writings of the Neokantians, as well as the literature dealing with this movement, are not available in English, thus, this book provides an introduction to this phenomenon to the English-language reader

The A to Z of the Ottoman Empire

The A to Z of the Ottoman Empire is an in-depth treatise covering the political, social, and economic history of the Ottoman Empire, the last member of the lineage of the Near Eastern and Mediterranean empires and the only one that reached the modern times both in terms of internal structure and world history

The A to Z of World War II

As the first of two volumes covering World War II, this volume concentrates on the war in Asia and the Pacific so the user benefits from the comprehensive explanations of the people, places, and events that shaped much of that region's 20th-century history

The A to Z of the Kurds

Scholars, government officials who are dealing with the Middle East and the Kurds, the news media, as well as the general reader will find this an accessible historical account about a people who are becoming increasingly important for the future of the geostrategic Middle East

The A to Z of Logic

Historical periods and figures are also covered, including ancient logic, medieval logic, Buddhist logic, Aristotle, Ockham, Boole, Frege, Russell, G del, and Quine

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The A to Z of Utopianism by James M. Morris and Andrea L. Kross, 2009

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I was well aware of the strange morals of these nomads. They would kill a believer without a moment's hesitation to seize a purse or a riding animal, but an appeal to their generosity was sufficient to transform them into considerate and attentive hosts. A proverb says that

Dental casts of 99 Kurdish and 98 Yemenite Jewish children evenly distributed between the sexes, aged 12 years, were measured for mesio distal and buccolingual tooth dimensions, and arch depth and width. Dental dimensions showed significant differences between the

A total number of 149 individuals from Iran (Persians, Lurs and Kurds) were analyzed for 49 autosomal SNPs using PCR, SBE and capillary electrophoresis. No deviation from Hardy Weinberg expectations was observed. One SNP pair (rs1015250 rs251934) showed

Using public opinion survey data, this study investigates the determinants of inter-ethnic (in) tolerance among Turks and Kurds in Turkey. Our empirical analyses show that, compared with Turks, Kurds have a relatively higher level of tolerance towards the ethnic out-group