Esposito, John L. Islam and Democracy After the Arab Spring
Filiu, Jean-Pierre. From Deep State to Islamic State: the Arab Counter-revolution and its Jihadi Legacy
Karsh, Efraim. The Tail Wags the Dog: International Politics and the Middle East
Rubin, Lawrence. Islam in the Balance: Ideational Threats in Arab Politics
Worth, Robert Forsyth. A Rage for Order: the Middle East in Turmoil, From Tahrir Square to ISIS
In our print Reference Collection:
The Continuum Political Encyclopedia of the Middle East
Political Handbook of the Middle East
The Princeton Encyclopedia of Islamic Political Thought
The International Foundation for Electoral Systems tracks current and upcoming elections in the region as well as providing data on past elections.
The IPU is "the international organization of parliaments". Their website provides access to data on national parliaments through the Parline database as well as data on women in parliaments.
Published by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Sada focuses on political reform in the Middle East.