Kingdom without borders : Saudi political, religious and media frontiers /

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Al-Rasheed, Madawi
Format: Book
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, [2008]
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : an assessment of Saudi political, religious and media expansion / Madawi Al-Rasheed
  • Politics beyond frontiers. Between imara, empire and oil : Saudis in the frontier society of the Persian Gulf / Nelida Fuccaro
  • Saudi expansion : the Lebanese connection, 1924-1952 / Fawwaz Traboulsi
  • Determinants and characteristics of Saudi role in Lebanon : the post-civil war years / As'ad Abu Khalil
  • Ambivalent ally : Saudi Arabia and the 'war on terror' / Roger Hardy
  • Producing 'reformed Islam' : a Saudi contribution to the US projects of global governance / Salwa Ismail
  • Kingdom with borders : the political economy of Saudi-European relations / Paul Aarts, Roos Meertens and Joris van Duijne
  • The prospects and limits of religious expansion. The refutation of Wahhabism in Arabic sources, 1745-1932 / Hamadi Redissi
  • The role of religious ideology in the expansionist policies of Saudi Arabia / Saeed Shehabi
  • The minaret and the palace : obedience at home and rebellion abroad / Madawi Al-Rasheed
  • Yusuf al-Uyairi and the transnationalisation of Saudi jihadism / Roel Meijer
  • Salafism in Yemen : a 'Saudisation'? / Laurent Bonnefoy
  • Saudi expansion, salafi campaign and Arabised Islam in Indonesia / Noorhaidi Hasan
  • The 'Arab' in global militancy / Faisal Devji
  • Saudi Arabian expansion in the United States : half-hearted missionary work meets rock-solid resistance / Eleanor Abdella Doumato
  • The media and multiple actors. Saudi Arabia's media mask / Mai Yamani
  • Maintaining Saudi Arabia's cordon sanitaire in the Arab media / Andrew Hammond
  • Bedouinisation or liberalisation of culture? the paradox in the Saudi monopoly of the Arab media / Noha Mellor.