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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 164–171.
Published: 01 May 2011
... of a prolific Sunni Muslim historian of Ottoman Beirut, Hassan Hallak. Hallak's construction of history is interesting by virtue of his close links to Beirut's Sunni communal power structure. His books, published during a period of crisis and trauma in Beirut's and Lebanon's modern experience, paint Beirut...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 95–114.
Published: 01 May 2020
... artifact of visual and print culture. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 Arabic book history postcolonial Arab art transnational modernism graphic design world literature Beirut and Lebanon history global sixties Technologies of printing, widening spheres of literacy...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 191–203.
Published: 01 May 2005
..., ed. Angelika croisee´ des espaces culturels” (“On Postwar Identity Neuwirth and Andreas Pflitsch (Wurzberg:¨ Ergon, 19. Khalaf, Civil and Uncivil Violence in Lebanon, among Bourgeois Youth in Beirut: Growing Up in the 2001...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (1): 71–87.
Published: 01 May 2021
... to the natural world. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 Lebanon engineering environment environmental determinism political economy nationalism On a balmy Beirut summer night in 1951 Ibrahim Abd-El-Al began a lecture to an audience of ministers, businessmen, and intellectuals...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 470–488.
Published: 01 August 2022
...: Dynamics of Conflict . London : Zed , 1985 . Petran Tabitha . The Struggle Over Lebanon . New York : Monthly Review Press , 1987 . Rabbath Edmond . La formation historique du Liban politique et constitutionnel: Essai de synthèse . Beirut : Publications de l'Université Libanaise...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 518–531.
Published: 01 December 2014
...–1939 .” Beirut : Centre for Lebanese Studies Papers on Lebanon , 1986 . www.lebanesestudies.com/18/Papers_on_Lebanon.html , accessed 22 May 2011 . Chehabi Houchang . Distant Relations: Iran and Lebanon in the Last 500 Years . London : I. B. Tauris , 2005 . Clarke Deborah...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 30–45.
Published: 01 May 2005
.... , 12 etacuto h atr e Sayigh, see the latter, and For the of 1988. Beirut account and best in 1985 between camps at- Lebanon the southern and of siege destruction Amal’s signif- Harkat tempted more Shi’a and, Lebanese 1983; icant, in war- factions between Palestinian conflict ring...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 483–501.
Published: 01 December 2009
...: The Movements,” Maghreb Review 11 (1986): 20. The “re- ta’ifiya al-lubnaniya, 1697–1861 (The Historical Roots of History of Lebanon Reconsidered (London: I. B. Tauris, actionary” and transitory nature of peasant revolts the Sectarian Question in Lebanon, 1697–1861) (Beirut: 1988); Salibi, Crossroads to Civil...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 416–427.
Published: 01 December 2008
...-Muttahida, 2003); Salma Syria and Lebanon, 1933  –  1945) (Beirut: Dar al-Farabi, 2007); and Peter Wien, Iraqi Arab Nationalism: Au- Mardam Bey, Syria’s Quest for Independence, 1939  –  1945 1974); and Bechir...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (1): 122–137.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Muslims began to migrate to Beirut, they interlocutors label “traditional” have occurred brought this traditional form of commemora- in various forms in rural Lebanon and in what tion...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 238–254.
Published: 01 May 2012
... — and as such, of the more than one thousand Lebanese  Studies of  casualties and tremendous physical and environmental damage in south Lebanon and south Beirut — managed to emerge from the war relatively unscathed. Following the August...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (3): 361–373.
Published: 01 December 2019
.... 41. Fadlallah, Fiqh al-shari‘a , 3:498–99 . 42. Lebanese activist, interview by the author, Beirut, June 2013. 43. On the political and religious ties between Iran and Hezbollah, see Abisaab and Abisaab, The Shi‘ites of Lebanon (especially chapter 6); and Shaery-Eisenlohr...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 36–42.
Published: 01 August 2002
... Owen says, “Given the importance attached to religious iden- dissolved, but something between the two: a plural soci- tity in Lebanon, it was a relatively easy matter to shell pre- ety in which communities, still different on the level of dominantly Muslim districts in Beirut and elsewhere and so...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (2): 279–293.
Published: 01 August 2014
... . Keane Webb . Christian Moderns: Freedom and Fetish in the Mission Encounter . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2006 . Makdisi Ussama Samir . The Culture of Sectarianism: Community, History, and Violence in Nineteenth-Century Ottoman Lebanon . Berkeley : University...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 69–81.
Published: 01 May 2004
.... occupied this position, prompting Syrians to try other 38Maurice Chéhab, Dawr Lubnan fi tarikh al-harir [The niches like grocery and dry-goods. Oswaldo Truzzi, “The Role of Lebanon in the History of Silk] (Beirut: Right Place at the Right Time: Syrians and Lebanese in Manshurat al-Jami‘a al...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (2): 361–373.
Published: 01 August 2012
... and had strong ties to Iran). The Leader Khamana’i, Guidance Series) (Beirut: Dar See Morgan Clarke, Islam and New Kinship: Reproduc- al- Hadi, 2000); and Al- Qa’id wa- l- Zuhd, Silsilat al- tive Technology and the Shariah in Lebanon (New York: Wilaya (The Leader and Renunciation [or Discipline...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (2): 273–282.
Published: 01 August 2008
... ended the Lebanese civil war, Ayatollahs Muhammad Husayn Fadlallah and Muhammad Mahdi Shams al-Din published their first works on women’s issues.1 The development of this new gender discourse in Lebanon was mainly the result of international interest in women’s issues...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (1): 77–82.
Published: 01 May 1996
... the Israeli inva- challenges which confronted their ability to maintain sion was intended to defeat the PLO by dislodging it physical continuity. Thus the elaboration of Palestin- from Lebanon and thereby to strengthen control over ian national culture and, with it, Palestinian history...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 51–62.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of Beirut, the capital city of Lebanon. The area had been in the news when a series of armed conflicts broke out between supporters of a self-proclaimed Sunni militant sheikh and supporter of the Syrian opposition on the one hand, and members and supporters of the Shi‘i Hizballah on the other. 3...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 513–524.
Published: 01 December 2007
.... ment of Women, Beirut, 12 – 15 November 2002). the private broadcast media in Lebanon, does states. But the channel’s vision of its pan-Arab 518 not have the budget, facilities, or staff to carry viewers of about 100 million Arab women of out its...