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Making the new Middle East : politics, culture, and human rights

Author: Valerie J Hoffman
Publisher: Syracuse, New York : Syracuse University Press, 2019. ©2019
Series: Contemporary issues in the Middle East.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This book examines politics and social dynamics in the Middle East today from diverse disciplinary perspectives, including religion, economics, gender, human rights, literature, media and music.
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Genre/Form: History
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Making the new Middle East.
Syracuse, New York : Syracuse University Press, 2019
(DLC) 2019002634
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Valerie J Hoffman
ISBN: 9780815636069 0815636067 9780815636120 0815636121
OCLC Number: 1082875437
Notes: Some papers were originally presented at a conference titled "The New Middle East : Social and Political Change in the Twenty-First Century," sponsored by the Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on October 18-20, 2012--Acknowledgments.
Description: xi, 487 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Part One. Religion, politics, and society in the Middle East --
Religion and politics in the Arab Spring and its aftermath / Valerie J. Hoffman --
The Islamic Republic and the politics of the new Middle East / Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi --
The military, the Islamists, and the battle over Egypt's constitution / Feisal G. Mohamed --
Old and new battles for Turkish national identity / Joshua D. Hendrick --
Security challenges in Tunisia, Libya, Morocco, and Algeria in the wake of the Arab uprisings / Ramazan Erdağ --
Part Two. Human rights in the Middle East --
Islam, non-Muslim minorities, and human rights in the Middle East / Valerie J. Hoffman --
Regime ruptures and sectarian eruptions in post-Mubarak Egypt / Mariz Tadros --
The Palestinians : justice denied / Cheryl A. Rubenberg --
Part Three. Gender dynamics : what has changed? --
Gender norms in the Muslim Middle East / Valerie J. Hoffman --
The politics of gender equality in Turkey / Gül Aldıkaçtı Marshall --
Between a rock and a hard place : the "Arab Spring," women, and lessons from Iran / Haideh Moghissi --
Part Four. Media and cultural expressions --
State-sponsored media, cultural production, and information wars : the case of Iran / Niki Akhavan --
The power of corruption and the corruption of power : the Arabic historical novel in Morocco (and elsewhere) / Roger Allen --
From Sayed Darwish to MC Sadat : sonic cartographies of the Egyptian uprising / Ted Swedenburg.
Series Title: Contemporary issues in the Middle East.
Responsibility: edited by Valerie J. Hoffman.

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