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Forces of fortune

Seyyed Vali Reza Nasr

Forces of fortune

the rise of the new Muslim middle class and what it will mean for our world

by Seyyed Vali Reza Nasr

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Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam and politics -- Middle East,
  • Capitalists and financiers -- Middle East,
  • Capitalists and financiers -- Islamic countries,
  • Capitalism -- Middle East,
  • Capitalism -- Islamic countries,
  • Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1979-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementVali Nasr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS63.1 .N373 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination308 p. ;
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23908787M
    ISBN 109781416589686, 9781416591948
    LC Control Number2009014582

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