Eric Davis


Eric Davis is professor of political science at Rutgers University. He is author, most recently, of Memories of State: Politics, History and Collective Identity in Modern Iraq (University of California Press, 2005).

Articles by this Author
The Puzzle of Federalism in Iraq

Reidar Visser and Gareth Stansfield, eds., An Iraq of Its Regions: Cornerstones of a Federal Democracy? (London: Hurst and Company, 2007).

Goldberg, Tinker, Tailor and Textile Worker

Ellis Goldberg, Tinker, Tailor and Textile Worker: Class and Politics in Egypt, 1930-1952 (Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1986).

The critique of modernization theory that began in the late 1960s...

Gran, Islamic Roots of Capitalism

Peter Gran, Islamic Roots of Capitalism: Egypt, 1760-1840 (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1979).

The Middle East Arms Race

Andrew J. Pierre, The Global Politics of Arms Sales (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1982).

Paul Jabber, Not By War Alone: Security and Arms Control in the Middle East (Berkeley: University of...