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France's Arab Policy: From De Gaulle to Macron

Hichem Karoui

Through 530 pages, Dr Hichem Karoui provides a detailed historical account of France's complex and evolving relationships with the Arab world. Delving into the diplomatic strategies employed by French leaders from Charles de Gaulle to Emmanuel Macron, this book offers a comprehensive analysis of how France navigated its role in the Middle East and North Africa over the decades. Exploring key events, alliances, and conflicts, it sheds light on the intricate web of political considerations that have shaped France's approach towards Arab countries. With meticulous research and insightful commentary, this book illuminates the nuances of French-Arab relations, highlighting the impact of historical legacies and contemporary challenges on the foreign policy decisions of successive French administrations. A must-read for anyone seeking a deeper understanding of the intricate dynamics at play in this crucial geopolitical arena.


Discover the intricate and often tumultuous relationship between France and the Arab world in "France's Arab Policy: From De Gaulle to Macron." Renowned French scholar and expert in the Arab and Islamic world, Dr. Hichem Karoui, meticulously examines the strategic, political, and cultural dimensions that have shaped France's interactions with Arab nations over the past six decades.


From Charles de Gaulle's visionary diplomacy to Emmanuel Macron's contemporary challenges, this comprehensive analysis delves into the key events, decisions, and policies that have defined France's foreign relations in the Middle East and North Africa. Dr Karoui provides an unparalleled perspective on how historical legacies, economic interests, and geopolitical dynamics have influenced France's approach to Arab countries.


"France's Arab Policy" offers readers a deep understanding of how French presidents navigated complex alliances, conflicts, and opportunities, revealing the enduring impact of their choices on today's global stage. Whether you are a student of international relations, a historian, or simply intrigued by the dynamics of global diplomacy, this book is an essential addition to your collection.


Join Dr. Hichem Karoui on a captivating journey through the past and present of France's Arab policy, uncovering the strategies and stories that continue to shape the future.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Global East-West (London)
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2024
  • Pages: 532
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 1.07in - 1.55lb
  • EAN: 9781787959521
  • Categories: Security (National & International)International Relations - Diplomacy