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Wright, Robin B. 1948-

Overview
Works: 70 works in 225 publications in 1 language and 10,043 library holdings
Genres: Television news programs  History  Television press conferences 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Interviewee, Editor, Actor, pan
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Most widely held works about Robin B Wright
 
Most widely held works by Robin B Wright
In the name of God : the Khomeini decade by Robin B Wright( Book )

22 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle of Iran's explosive decade of revolution, from the Ayatollah's arrival in Tehran in 1979 to his sudden death in 1989
The last great revolution : turmoil and transformation in Iran by Robin B Wright( Book )

26 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, a Mideast expert and foreign correspondent, returns to Iran, which she has visited more frequently than has any other American since the fall of the shah. She gives us a portrait of the revolution, a generation after Ayatollah Khomeini returned from exile to end 2,500 years of monarchy. She shows us how the Iranian revolution has taken on even greater importance since Khomeini's death, and how it has transformed Iranian society as well as Islam. She describes the revolutions within the revolution that have resulted in a movement as radical in the world of Islam as Luther's Reformation was in the Christian world, empowering women, modernizing social traditions, creating a feisty, independent cinema and arts industry and giving birth to a new generation that is redefining Iran's political agenda. She makes abundantly clear why she believes the Iranian revolution will stand along with the French and the Russian as one of the three innovative revolutions, and the last great revolution of the Modern Era
Dreams and shadows : the future of the Middle East by Robin B Wright( Book )

17 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a solid, thirty-five-year background in Middle East reporting, Ms. Wright offers an extraordinary tour of this volatile and restless region--the ideas and movements driving change across the region, the obstacles facing the transformation of the Middle East, and the players and events in Iraq, Iran, Egypt, Syria, Lebanon, Morocco, Turkey, the Gulf states, and the Palestinian territories--that translate into a coherent vision of what lies ahead
Rock the Casbah : rage and rebellion across the Islamic world by Robin B Wright( Book )

14 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written by a veteran reporter, this is an up close portrait of the fierce struggle between moderates and extremists taking place within the Islamic world today. Why don't Muslims challenge the violent extremists among them? Well, they do. Here she cites the clerics, comedians, and rappers who challenge al Qaeda violence; the women who are launching liberation movements; and the former jihadists who openly reject violence. These Muslims all want to build a better Islam, on their own, not Western, terms
Sacred rage : the crusade of modern Islam by Robin B Wright( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the fundamentalist religious revolution in the Middle East since the overthrow of the Shah
Sacred rage : the wrath of militant Islam by Robin B Wright( Book )

24 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For a generation, Muslim extremists have targeted Americans in an escalation of terror that culminated in the September 11 attacks. Updated with new chapters on Afghanistan and the broader Islamic movement, this book explains the roots, the motives, and the goals of the Islamic resurgence. The author talked to terrorists, militant religious leaders, and fighters from Beirut to Islamabad and Kabul. Their voices of rage reverberate right up to the attacks in New York and Washington
Flashpoints : promise and peril in a new world by Robin B Wright( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At the dawn of a new political era, the world is witnessing both violent upheaval and new opportunity on a scale unknown since the discovery of the New World. Reporting from all six inhabited continents, with new material on the Soviet Union's collapse, award-winning journalists Robin Wright and Doyle McManus draw a vivid map of emerging trends that will shape the 1990s and the twenty-first century. Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET
The Iran primer : power, politics, and U.S. policy( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 50 experts on Iran present a comprehensive but concise overview of Iran's politics, economy, military, foreign policy, and nuclear program since 1979. It chronicles U.S.-Iran relations under six American presidents and probes five options for dealing with Iran
Middle East in 2013 : promise and (lots of) peril by Robin B Wright( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Islamists are coming : who they really are( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Islamists Are Coming: Who They Really Are is the first book to survey the rise of Islamist groups in the wake of the Arab Spring. A wide range of experts from three continents cover the major countries where Islamist parties are redefining politics and the regional balance of power. They cover the origins, evolution, positions on key issues and the future in key countries. Robin Wright offers an overview, Olivier Roy explains how Islam and democracy are now interdependent, Annika Folkeson profiles the 50 Islamist parties, and 10 experts identify Islamists in Algeria, Egypt (two), Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, the Palestinian territories, Syria, and Tunisia
Dreams and shadows : the future of the Middle East by Robin B Wright( Recording )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A field report by a renowned regional specialist documents the major crises that have overshadowed the Middle East throughout the past thirty years, offering insight into the decisive events that are reshaping the region
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Richard Engel reports on the latest from the Tahir Square revolution in Egypt; Robin Wright and former ambassador Martin Indyk discuss the Middle East; John Boehner discusses the president's new budget; insights and analysis from Kasim Reed, Bobby Schilling, Dee Dee Myers, Mark Halperin, and David Brooks
Poems of protest by Robin B Wright( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the press( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Defense Secretary Frank Carlucci and Robin Wright of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace discuss prospects for peace in the Persian Gulf region
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Senator Edward Kennedy discusses the one-year anniversary of the War in Iraq and the Presidential campaign; insights and analysis from Ron Brownstein and Robin Wright
Meet the press( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Secretary of Homeland Security, Tom Ridge discusses national security; Dana Priest, Andrea Mitchell, Gloria Borger, and Robin Wright discuss foreign policy
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: The capture of Saddam Hussein; with reports from Jim Miklaszewski, Tom Aspell, David Gregory, Tom Brokaw, Richard Engel, and Con Coughlin; Senators Joe Lieberman, Pat Roberts, Dick Lugar, Joe Biden discuss the capture and what it means for the War in Iraq; General Montgomery Meigs discusses ground strategy; analysis from Andrea Mitchell, Dana Priest, Robin Wright, David Broder, and Joe Klein
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Senator Hillary Clinton and Senator John McCain discuss the current insurgency in Iraq. Katty Kay of the BBC, Andrea Mitchell of NBC News, Dana Priest of the Washington Post, Robin Wright of the Washington Post analyze the possible emerging crisis with Iran or North Korea
Meet the press( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press senators Harry Reid and Don Nickles discuss senate politics and legislative agenda; panelists David Broder, Bob Novak, William Safire and Robin Wright discuss Democratic candidates for the presidential election
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Kelly Ayotte and Jack Reed discuss the current issues in Egypt; Robin Wright and Richard Engel discuss the future of the violence in Egypt; a discussion on 'stop and frisk' with Ray Kelly; a reaction from Sybrina Fulton, Benjamin Crump, and Ben Jealous; insights and analysis from Robert Gibbs, Rich Lowry, Donna Edwards, and Chuck Todd
 
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The last great revolution : turmoil and transformation in Iran
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Dreams and shadows : the future of the Middle EastRock the Casbah : rage and rebellion across the Islamic worldSacred rage : the wrath of militant IslamFlashpoints : promise and peril in a new worldThe Iran primer : power, politics, and U.S. policyDreams and shadows : the future of the Middle East
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Robin Wright American journalist

Robin Wright journaliste américaine

Wright, Robin

Wright, Robin 1948-

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