The Alawis of Syria: War, Faith and Politics in the Levant

Note moyenne 0
( 0 avis fournis par GoodReads )
9780190458119: The Alawis of Syria: War, Faith and Politics in the Levant
Revue de presse :

'An outstanding collection of essays by leading scholars of contemporary Syria. Without doubt this book will remain a core text for an understanding of the sect which remains at the heart of the Baathist regime.' --Lord Williams of Baglan, former UN envoy in the Middle East

'A fascinating collection of excellent in-depth studies dealing with the unique role and backgrounds of Alawis in contemporary Syria, Lebanon and Turkey. The authors convincingly analyse the complex origins of the sectarian tinted war in Syria, the struggle for survival of its Alawi dominated Ba'th regime, and the wish of the Sunni population majority to definitively rid themselves of half a century of Alawi-dominated dictatorship. This volume fills an important gap in Syria studies.' --Nikolaos van Dam, author of The Struggle for Power in Syria: Politics and Society Under Asad and the Ba'th Party

'By far the most comprehensive and up-to-date account on a sensitive and complex subject. The Alawis of Syria is well informed and well researched, and comes at a time when the issue is becoming ever more timely. Reports that young Alawis have been dodging the military service and fatal incidents among the regime's supporters in Bashar al-Assad's heartlands have raised questions about the nature of Alawis' relationship to the Assad regime. This book has timely answers for many questions pertinent to this minority whose role, in war and peace, will determine the future of Syria.' --Hassan Hassan, Associate Fellow, MENA Programme, Chatham House and co-author of ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror

Présentation de l'éditeur :

Throughout the turbulent history of the Levant the 'Alawis - a secretive, resilient and ancient Muslim sect - have aroused suspicion and animosity, including accusations of religious heresy. More recently they have been tarred with the brush of political separatism and complicity in the excesses of the Assad regime, claims that have gained greater traction since the onset of the Syrian uprising and subsequent devastating civil war. The contributors to this book provide a complex and nuanced reading of Syria's 'Alawi communities - from loyalist gangs (Shabiha) to outspoken critics of the regime. Drawing upon wide-ranging research that examines the historic, political and social dynamics of the 'Alawi and the Syrian state, the current social identities, and relations to the Ba'ath party, the Syrian state and the military apparatus. The analysis also extends to Lebanon with a focus on the embattled 'Alawi community of Jabal Mohsen in Tripoli and state relations with Hizballah amid the current crisis.

Les informations fournies dans la section « A propos du livre » peuvent faire référence à une autre édition de ce titre.

Meilleurs résultats de recherche sur AbeBooks

1.

Michael Kerr
Edité par Oxford University Press
ISBN 10 : 0190458119 ISBN 13 : 9780190458119
Neuf(s) Quantité : > 20
Vendeur
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Oxford University Press. État : New. Brand New. N° de réf. du libraire 0190458119

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 38,19
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 3,24
Vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

2.

Edité par Oxford University Press
ISBN 10 : 0190458119 ISBN 13 : 9780190458119
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 2
Vendeur
Movie Mars
(Indian Trail, NC, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Oxford University Press. Hardcover. État : New. 0190458119 Brand New Book. Ships from the United States. 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee!. N° de réf. du libraire 17733174

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 53,18
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 3,69
Vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

3.

ISBN 10 : 0190458119 ISBN 13 : 9780190458119
Neuf(s) Quantité : 5
Vendeur
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre État : New. N° de réf. du libraire 23923137-n

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 54,46
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 2,44
Vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

4.

Edité par Oxford University Press, USA, United States (2015)
ISBN 10 : 0190458119 ISBN 13 : 9780190458119
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
The Book Depository
(London, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Oxford University Press, USA, United States, 2015. Hardback. État : New. 218 x 142 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Throughout the turbulent history of the Levant the Alawis - a secretive, resilient and ancient Muslim sect - have aroused suspicion and animosity, including accusations of religious heresy. More recently they have been tarred with the brush of political separatism and complicity in the excesses of the Assad regime, claims that have gained greater traction since the onset of the Syrian uprising and subsequent devastating civil war. The contributors to this book provide a complex and nuanced reading of Syria s Alawi communities -from loyalist gangs (Shabiha) to outspoken critics of the regime. Drawing upon wide-ranging research that examines the historic, political and social dynamics of the Alawi and the Syrian state, the current tensions are scrutinised and fresh insights offered. Among the themes addressed are religious practice, social identities, and relations to the Ba ath party, the Syrian state and the military apparatus. The analysis also extends to Lebanon with a focus on the embattled Alawi community of Jabal Mohsen in Tripoli and state relations with Hizballah amid the current crisis. N° de réf. du libraire AAS9780190458119

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 57
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : Gratuit
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

5.

Edité par Oxford University Press, USA, United States (2015)
ISBN 10 : 0190458119 ISBN 13 : 9780190458119
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
The Book Depository US
(London, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Oxford University Press, USA, United States, 2015. Hardback. État : New. 218 x 142 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Throughout the turbulent history of the Levant the Alawis - a secretive, resilient and ancient Muslim sect - have aroused suspicion and animosity, including accusations of religious heresy. More recently they have been tarred with the brush of political separatism and complicity in the excesses of the Assad regime, claims that have gained greater traction since the onset of the Syrian uprising and subsequent devastating civil war. The contributors to this book provide a complex and nuanced reading of Syria s Alawi communities -from loyalist gangs (Shabiha) to outspoken critics of the regime. Drawing upon wide-ranging research that examines the historic, political and social dynamics of the Alawi and the Syrian state, the current tensions are scrutinised and fresh insights offered. Among the themes addressed are religious practice, social identities, and relations to the Ba ath party, the Syrian state and the military apparatus. The analysis also extends to Lebanon with a focus on the embattled Alawi community of Jabal Mohsen in Tripoli and state relations with Hizballah amid the current crisis. N° de réf. du libraire AAS9780190458119

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 57,17
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : Gratuit
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

6.

Michael Kerr, Craig Larkin
Edité par Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN 10 : 0190458119 ISBN 13 : 9780190458119
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 2
Vendeur
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Oxford University Press, USA. Hardback. État : new. BRAND NEW, The 'Alawis of Syria: War, Faith and Politics in the Levant, Michael Kerr, Craig Larkin. N° de réf. du libraire B9780190458119

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 53,52
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 6,86
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

7.

Edité par Oxford University Press (2015)
ISBN 10 : 0190458119 ISBN 13 : 9780190458119
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Etats-Unis)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Oxford University Press, 2015. Hardcover. État : New. book. N° de réf. du libraire 0190458119

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 61,64
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : Gratuit
Vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

8.

Kerr, Michael (EDT)/ Larkin, Craig (EDT)
Edité par Oxford University Press, USA 2015-12-01 (2015)
ISBN 10 : 0190458119 ISBN 13 : 9780190458119
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Oxford University Press, USA 2015-12-01, 2015. hardback. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire 9780190458119

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 59,66
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 5,19
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

9.

Edité par Oxford Univ Pr (Txt) (2015)
ISBN 10 : 0190458119 ISBN 13 : 9780190458119
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 1
Vendeur
English-Book-Service Mannheim
(Mannheim, Allemagne)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Oxford Univ Pr (Txt), 2015. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire TH9780190458119

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 64,37
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 5
De Allemagne vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

10.

Kerr, Michael (Editor)/ Larkin, Craig (Editor)
Edité par Oxford Univ Pr (2015)
ISBN 10 : 0190458119 ISBN 13 : 9780190458119
Neuf(s) Couverture rigide Quantité : 2
Vendeur
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Royaume-Uni)
Evaluation vendeur
[?]

Description du livre Oxford Univ Pr, 2015. Hardcover. État : Brand New. 1st edition. 288 pages. 9.00x6.00x1.00 inches. In Stock. N° de réf. du libraire z-0190458119

Plus d'informations sur ce vendeur | Poser une question au libraire

Acheter neuf
EUR 66,70
Autre devise

Ajouter au panier

Frais de port : EUR 6,93
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

autres exemplaires de ce livre sont disponibles

Afficher tous les résultats pour ce livre