The Resource Persian Gulf states : country studies, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Helen Chapin Metz

Persian Gulf states : country studies, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Helen Chapin Metz

Label
Persian Gulf states : country studies
Title
Persian Gulf states
Title remainder
country studies
Statement of responsibility
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Helen Chapin Metz
Title variation
Country studies, Persian Gulf states
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS247.A13
LC item number
P47 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Metz, Helen Chapin
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series,
  • DA pam
  • HeinOnline world constitutions illustrated
Series volume
550-185
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Persian Gulf States
  • Kuwait
  • Bahrain
  • Qatar
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Oman
Target audience
specialized
Label
Persian Gulf states : country studies, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Helen Chapin Metz
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed January 1993."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-433) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Historical setting / William Smyth. Trade in the Gulf -- The Gulf in the ancient world -- Early development of Islam. Sunni Islam ; Shia Islam ; The spread of Islam -- The Gulf in the Middle Ages -- The age of colonialism -- Whhabi Islam and the Gulf -- Treaties with the British -- Discovery of oil -- Independence -- Developments since independence -- Tribal nature of gulf society
  • Kuwait / Jill Crystal. Country profile -- Geography -- Society. Population ; Education ; Health and welfare -- Economy. Oil industry ; Diversification ; Agriculture and fishing ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Banking and finance ; Foreign investment ; Foreign aid and trade -- Political system. Ruling family ; Bureaucracy ; Legislature ; Constitution ; The media -- Foreign relations. Persian Gulf War ; Post-Persian Gulf War foreign policy -- Reconstruction after the Persian Gulf War. Postwar society ; Economic reconstruction ; Politics
  • Bahrain / Eric Hooglund. Country profile -- Geography and population. Geography ; Climate ; Population -- Society. Education ; Health and welfare -- The economy. Agriculture and fishing ; Petroleum industry ; Other industry ; Labor ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Banking and finance ; Budget ; Foreign trade and the balance of payments -- Government and politics. The constitutional experiment ; Legal system ; The media -- Foreign relations
  • Qatar / Anthony Toth. Country profile -- Historical background -- Geography -- Population -- Education -- Health -- The economy. Oil and natural gas ; Industry ; Labor ; Agriculture and fishing ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Money and banking ; Budget ; Trade -- Government and politics. The Al Thani ; The merchant families ; Opposition ; The media -- Foreign relations
  • United Arab Emirates / Eric Hooglund and Anthony Toth. Country profile -- Geography -- Population -- Religion -- Education -- Status of women -- Health and welfare -- Economy. Oil and natural gas ; Industry ; Electricity and water ; Labor ; Transportation ; Telecommunications ; Agriculture and forestry ; Fishing ; Banking and finance ; Budget ; Trade -- Government and politics. Executive and legislative branches ; The judiciary ; Ruling families ; The media -- Foreign relations
  • Oman / Fareed Mohamedi. Country profile -- Geography and population. Geography ; Climate ; Population -- Society. Religion ; Education ; Health -- The economy. Public finance and the five-year development plans ; Foreign trade and the balance of payments ; Hydrocarbon sector ; Agriculture and fishing ; Non-oil minerals ; Industry ; Tourism ; Transportation ; Telecommunications ; Labor ; Water and power ; Banking -- Government and politics. Historical patterns of governance ; Faisal ibn Turki, 1888-1913 ; Taimur ibn Faisal, 1913-32 ; Said ibn Taimur, 1932-70 ; Qabus ibn Said: the emergence of a modern state ; Government institutions ; The media -- Foreign relations. Regional relations ; International relations
  • Regional and national security considerations / Jean R. Tartter. Historical overview. Impact of the Iran-Iraq War, 1980-88 ; Persian Gulf War, 1991 -- Territorial disputes -- Regional security problems -- Collective security under the gulf cooperation council -- Military capabilities of the Persian Gulf states -- Kuwait. Background ; Organization and mission of the forces ; Role of Kuwaiti armed forces in the Persian Gulf War ; Personnel, training, and recruitment ; Internal security ; Police and the criminal justice system ; Human rights practices -- Bahrain. Role in the Persian Gulf War ; Internal security -- Qatar -- United Arab Emirates. Background ; Organization and equipment ; The role of the United Arab Emirates in the Iran-Iraq War and the Persian Gulf War ; Internal security problems -- Oman. Background ; Mission of the armed forces ; Organization and equipment of the armed forces ; Omani role in the Persian Gulf War, 1991 ; Internal security
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
1 online resource (lvii, 394 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Persian Gulf states : country studies, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Helen Chapin Metz
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed January 1993."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-433) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Historical setting / William Smyth. Trade in the Gulf -- The Gulf in the ancient world -- Early development of Islam. Sunni Islam ; Shia Islam ; The spread of Islam -- The Gulf in the Middle Ages -- The age of colonialism -- Whhabi Islam and the Gulf -- Treaties with the British -- Discovery of oil -- Independence -- Developments since independence -- Tribal nature of gulf society
  • Kuwait / Jill Crystal. Country profile -- Geography -- Society. Population ; Education ; Health and welfare -- Economy. Oil industry ; Diversification ; Agriculture and fishing ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Banking and finance ; Foreign investment ; Foreign aid and trade -- Political system. Ruling family ; Bureaucracy ; Legislature ; Constitution ; The media -- Foreign relations. Persian Gulf War ; Post-Persian Gulf War foreign policy -- Reconstruction after the Persian Gulf War. Postwar society ; Economic reconstruction ; Politics
  • Bahrain / Eric Hooglund. Country profile -- Geography and population. Geography ; Climate ; Population -- Society. Education ; Health and welfare -- The economy. Agriculture and fishing ; Petroleum industry ; Other industry ; Labor ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Banking and finance ; Budget ; Foreign trade and the balance of payments -- Government and politics. The constitutional experiment ; Legal system ; The media -- Foreign relations
  • Qatar / Anthony Toth. Country profile -- Historical background -- Geography -- Population -- Education -- Health -- The economy. Oil and natural gas ; Industry ; Labor ; Agriculture and fishing ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Money and banking ; Budget ; Trade -- Government and politics. The Al Thani ; The merchant families ; Opposition ; The media -- Foreign relations
  • United Arab Emirates / Eric Hooglund and Anthony Toth. Country profile -- Geography -- Population -- Religion -- Education -- Status of women -- Health and welfare -- Economy. Oil and natural gas ; Industry ; Electricity and water ; Labor ; Transportation ; Telecommunications ; Agriculture and forestry ; Fishing ; Banking and finance ; Budget ; Trade -- Government and politics. Executive and legislative branches ; The judiciary ; Ruling families ; The media -- Foreign relations
  • Oman / Fareed Mohamedi. Country profile -- Geography and population. Geography ; Climate ; Population -- Society. Religion ; Education ; Health -- The economy. Public finance and the five-year development plans ; Foreign trade and the balance of payments ; Hydrocarbon sector ; Agriculture and fishing ; Non-oil minerals ; Industry ; Tourism ; Transportation ; Telecommunications ; Labor ; Water and power ; Banking -- Government and politics. Historical patterns of governance ; Faisal ibn Turki, 1888-1913 ; Taimur ibn Faisal, 1913-32 ; Said ibn Taimur, 1932-70 ; Qabus ibn Said: the emergence of a modern state ; Government institutions ; The media -- Foreign relations. Regional relations ; International relations
  • Regional and national security considerations / Jean R. Tartter. Historical overview. Impact of the Iran-Iraq War, 1980-88 ; Persian Gulf War, 1991 -- Territorial disputes -- Regional security problems -- Collective security under the gulf cooperation council -- Military capabilities of the Persian Gulf states -- Kuwait. Background ; Organization and mission of the forces ; Role of Kuwaiti armed forces in the Persian Gulf War ; Personnel, training, and recruitment ; Internal security ; Police and the criminal justice system ; Human rights practices -- Bahrain. Role in the Persian Gulf War ; Internal security -- Qatar -- United Arab Emirates. Background ; Organization and equipment ; The role of the United Arab Emirates in the Iran-Iraq War and the Persian Gulf War ; Internal security problems -- Oman. Background ; Mission of the armed forces ; Organization and equipment of the armed forces ; Omani role in the Persian Gulf War, 1991 ; Internal security
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
1 online resource (lvii, 394 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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