Memory and violence in the Middle East and North Africa
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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington, IN .
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Statementedited by Ussama Makdisi and Paul A. Silverstein.
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Paginationviii, 243 p. ;
Number of Pages243
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Open LibraryOL22728108M
ISBN 100253217989

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Memory and Violence in the Middle East and North Africa. Ussama Makdisi and Paul A. Silverstein, eds. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, : Richard U. Moench. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 25 cm: Contents: Introduction: Memory and violence in the Middle East and North Africa / Paul A. Silverstein and Ussama Makdisi --Violence and sacrifice --A death revisited: solidarity and dissonance in a Muslim-Christian Palestinian community / Glenn Bowman --Martyrdom . Memory And Violence In The Middle East And North Africa Memory And Violence In The Middle East And North Africa by Ussama Samir Makdisi. Download it Memory And Violence In The Middle East And North Africa books also available in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format for read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Explores the relation between histories of violence and their . Memory and Violence in the Middle East and North Africa. Ussama Makdisi and Paul A. Silverstein, eds. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. Discover the world's research.

They illuminate the role of memory, violence and reconciliation within the context of multiple Lebanese narratives - Druze, Maronite, Sunni, etc. Reconciliation (i.e., peace) in troubled Lebanon is explored from several paradigms, ranging from the Japanese "peace of the victors" model to the South African "peace and reconciliation" model, to. Memory and violence in the Middle East and North Africa / edited by Ussama Makdisi, and Paul A. Silverstein. Other Authors. Makdisi, Ussama Samir, Silverstein, Paul A., Published. Bloomington, Ind.: Indiana University Press ; Chesham: Combined Academic [distributor], Content Types. text Carrier Types. volume Physical Description. Middle East Policy Council. M Street NW Suite Washington, DC Phone: () Fax: () E-mail: [email protected]   This book explores the relationship between Islamism, secularism and violence against women in the Middle East and North Africa. Drawing on case studies from across the region, the authors examine the historical, cultural, religious, social, legal and political factors affecting this key issue. Chapters by established scholars from within and outside the region highlight: the interconnections.

The Middle East and North Africa form a region united by a common history of armed conflict and repeated international efforts at producing a lasting peace. This interdisciplinary collection explores the connections between memories of past violence and the violence of present memories, the context for all contemporary efforts at conflict.   This book explores the relationship between Islamism, secularism and violence against women in the Middle East and North Africa. Drawing on case studies from across the region, the authors examine the historical, cultural, religious, social, legal and political factors affecting this key issue. The United States opposes the use of violence and repression against the people of the region. The United States supports a set of universal rights. And we support political and economic reform in the Middle East and North Africa that can meet the legitimate aspirations of . In conclusion, Memory and Violence in the Middle East and North Africa represents a relatively small niche within the wider field of Middle East and conflict/peace studies. That being said, its approach provides a welcome alternative to certain popular yet fruitless ways of viewing the Orient, making it a good read for anyone interested in.