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Oman since 1856

Robert Geran Landen

Oman since 1856

disruptive modernization in a traditional Arab society.

by Robert Geran Landen

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oman -- History.,
  • Oman -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 429-455.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS247.O67 L3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 488 p.
    Number of Pages488
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17756823M

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By Robert Geran Landen; Princeton: Princeton University Press, Pp; xv, $ Oman (/ oʊ ˈ m ɑː n / oh-MAHN; Arabic: عمان ‎ ʻumān [ʕʊˈmaːn]), officially the Sultanate of Oman (Arabic: سلطنة عُمان ‎ Salṭanat ʻUmān), is a country on the southeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia.

Located in a strategically important position at the mouth of the Persian Gulf, the country shares land borders with the United Arab Emirates to. The death of Sa'id bin Sultan in prompted a further division: the descendants of the late sultan ruled Muscat and Oman (Thuwaini ibn Said Al-Busaid, r.

–) and Zanzibar (Mayid ibn Said Al-Busaid, r. –); the Qais branch intermittently allied itself with the ulama to restore imamate legitimacy. “Vier Tage lang, bis zum 3. Februar, befand sich der Nautilus im Meer von Oman, mit verschiedener Schnelligkeit und in Oman since 1856 book Tiefe.

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Language: eng. Tuḥfat Al-A‘yān fī Sīrat Ahl ‘Umān, 2 vols. Sib, Oman: Maktabat Al-Imām Nūr Al-Dīn Al-Sālimī, Al-Salimi, ‘ Abdullah bin Ḥumayd.

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This is a profound examination of the transition within two generations of a country from its tribal roots to a modern and tolerant society based on consensus and acceptance rather than dictation.’. SinceOman has pursued a moderate foreign policy and expanded its diplomatic relations dramatically.

It supported the Camp David accords and was one of three Arab League states, along with Somalia and Sudan, which did not break relations with Egypt after the signing of the Egyptian-Israeli Peace Treaty in The Online Books Page.

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(The consumption of alcoholic beverages, for instance, is illegal for Omani citizens but. Despite this international outlook, Oman’s economy was moribund from the mid 19th century when Oman and Zanzibar separated inthrough to when oil exports commenced.

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Oman is the easternmost country in the Arab Middle East, and its history has been closely tied to maritime trade routes and to Indian Ocean coastal communities since time immemorial.

With the exception of brief occupations by the Persians and the Portuguese, Oman has remained independent of foreign rule since CE. Islam was accepted by Arab tribes in Oman following the Prophet Mohammed’s embassies in ad and has remained an Islamic country since.

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