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Formation of Arabian Monarchies Statehood (Historical Background and Modernization Trends). Formation of Arabian Monarchies Statehood (Historical Background and Modernization Trends).

Vladimir Isaev, Bagrat Seyranyan, Aleksandr Filonik

Formation of Arabian Monarchies Statehood (Historical Background and Modernization Trends).

Institut vostokovedeniya RAN

Moskva, 2013, 180 pages

ISBN: 978-5-89282-563-4

The work is devoted to the history and present trends in formation of Arabian Monarchies statehood of Persian Gulf countries. It may become a starting point for the processes of nation building in Arab world states as a whole and in Arabian Peninsular in particular. Powerful step in dynamics and quality of productive forces of modern Persian Gulf monarchies intensifies these proc-esses. More than that, it serves not only the idea of transforming this part of Arabian East in important actor of international economic relations, but also shows the scope of changes that may occur in traditionalist society within a short historical period since the second half of 20th cent. till our days, in case the elites can use rationally gigantic profits of oil in the interests of strength-ening national base of economic growth and rise of society wellbeing. To the same extent it relates to the emergence of new trends in technical providing of the development and strengthening of the market relations which can lead to the competitive recovery of economic and political systems. The book de-scribes some historical and economic aspects of transforming the monar-chies from backward territorial units into leading oil and gas importers, play-ing the role of significant participants in the system of international division of labour and capable to serve as important centre of international financial and stock activities, as well as dynamic sector in world trade, and powerful re-gional transport hab. The authors show the peculiarities of North-Arabian society modernization and its evolution from traditional and archaic state to diversified, from technical and social point of view, and growing production system.

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