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RELIGIOUS LIFE 86
Islam 86
Sunni-Shia Relations in Iraq 95
SOCIAL SYSTEMS 97
Rural Society 99
Impact of Agrarian Reform 103
Urban Society 105
Stratification and Social Classes 109
FAMILY AND SOCIETY 110
EDUCATION AND WELFARE 114
Education 114
Health 117
Welfare 118
Chapter 3. The Economy 121
Robert Scott Mason
GROWTH AND STRUCTURE OF THE ECONOMY 124
THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT 127
BANKING AND FINANCE 130
THE OIL SECTOR 133
Developments Through World War II 133
The Turkish Petroleum Company 133
Post-World War II Through the 1970s 136
OH in the 1980s 142
INDUSTRIALIZATION 145
AGRICULTURE 153
Water Resources 153
Land Tenure and Agrarian Reform 156
Cropping and Livestock 159
TRANSPORTATION 162
Roads 163
Railroads 163
Ports 166
Airports 166
TELECOMMUNICATIONS 167
ELECTRICITY 167
FOREIGN TRADE 168
Chapter 4. Government and Politics 173
Eric Hooglund
CONSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK 177
GOVERNMENT 179
The Revolutionary Command Council 179
The National Assembly 181
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Title
Iraq : a country study
Contributor Names
Metz, Helen Chapin, 1928-
Library of Congress. Federal Research Division.
Created / Published
Washington, D.C. : Federal Research Division, Library of Congress : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1990.
Subject Headings
-  Iraq
Notes
-  "Research completed May 1988."
-  Supercedes the 1979 ed. of Iraq : a country study, edited by Richard F. Nyrop.
-  Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-280) and index.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site and the Internet Archive Web site.
-  Previous ed. cat. under: American University (Washington, D.C.). Foreign Area Studies.
Medium
xxx, 302 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
DS70.6 .I734 1990
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/cntrystd.iq
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gdc/scd0001.00205666527
Library of Congress Control Number
89013940
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Book. xxx, 302 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. Metz, Helen Chapin, 1928- , Library of Congress. Federal Research Division.Washington, D.C. : Federal Research Division, Library of Congress : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1990. Call Number: DS70.6 .I734 1990. Iraq "Research completed May 1988." Supercedes the 1979 ed. of Iraq : a country study, edited by Richard F. Nyrop. Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-280) and index. Previous ed. cat. under: American University (Washington, D.C.). Foreign Area Studies.
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Metz, Helen Chapin, and Library Of Congress. Federal Research Division. Iraq: A Country Study. Washington, D.C.: Federal Research Division, Library of Congress: For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O, 1990. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/89013940/.

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Metz, H. C. & Library Of Congress. Federal Research Division. (1990) Iraq: A Country Study. Washington, D.C.: Federal Research Division, Library of Congress: For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/89013940/.

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Metz, Helen Chapin, and Library Of Congress. Federal Research Division. Iraq: A Country Study. Washington, D.C.: Federal Research Division, Library of Congress: For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O, 1990. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/89013940/>.