The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 1979-2009
Evolution of a Pivotal State
This publication sheds light on some of the important developments in Saudi Arabia's domestic and external affairs from 1979 to 2009. Twenty-one essays cover a broad range of topics, including the development of Saudi civil society, Wahhabism and questions of gender equality that sometimes affect Saudi-American relations.
© 2009 Middle East Institute (MEI)
Noha Mellor, Toby Matthiesen, Steffen Hertog, Natana J DeLong-Bas, Eleanor Abdella Doumato, David E Long, Roel Meijer, Andrew Hammond, Saud al-Sarhan, Toby Jones, Joseph A Kéchichian, Sebastian Maisel, Nabil Mouline, George Joffé, Paul Aarts, Joris van Duijne, Laurent Bonnefoy, Mark N Katz, Thomas W Lippman, Gregory Gause, Askar H Enazy, Rachel Bronson
This publication includes a chronology, essential statistics and a large selected bibliography.