Middle Eastern and Central Asian Studies

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Description: Middle Eastern and Central Asian Studies (MECAS) database indexes journal articles, books, 'grey literature,' and freely available web sites that provide information about the nations and peoples of the Middle East, Central Asia, and North Africa. Topics covered include: politics, international relations, law, business and economics, the arts and humanities, religion, recent history, and societal and cultural trends.

The component parts of MECAS are:

*The Middle East Institute's Middle East Bibliography

*Middle East Book Bibliographies

*Theses & Dissertations

*MECAS Citations Database

*School of Oriental & African Studies (SOAS) Library Catalogue.

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Medium:  web
Coverage:  1900 to present
Updated:  Monthly
Language:  English