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Nationalism, transnationalism, and political Islam : Hizbullah's institutional identity

Author: Mohanad Hage Ali
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018]
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This text sheds light on how Hizbullah has transformed religious rituals and supernatural narratives in order to mobilise the Shi'a community. The author examines how Hizbullah has altered its institutional structure and reconstructed Lebanese Shi'a history in a manner similar to that of nationalist movements. Through fieldwork and research, the project finds that Hizbullah has centralised around the concept of  Read more...
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Hage Ali, Mohanad.
Nationalism, transnationalism, and political Islam : Hizbullah's institutional identity.
Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018]
(OCoLC)987282559
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mohanad Hage Ali
ISBN: 9783319604268 3319604260
OCLC Number: 1004192685
Notes: 4.4.3 The July 2006 'Divine Victory'
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 249 pages)
Contents: Note on Transliteration; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of Figures ; Chapter 1: Introduction: The Construction of Hizbullah's Identity; 1.1 Overview; 1.2 Hizbullah and Identity Construction: Nationalism at Work; 1.3 Institutionalisation: Identity Dissemination; 1.4 Nationalism and Religion: Shiʿi Nationalists?; 1.4.1 Definitions; 1.4.2 Nationalism and Religious Movements; 1.4.3 Ethnosymbolism; 1.4.4 Islam and Nationalism in Gellner's Thought; 1.5 Conclusion; Notes; References; Books; Journal Articles; Chapter 2: The Role of Hizbullah's Institutions in the Reconstruction of Shiʿi Identity 2.1 Institutional Conventions and Rules2.2 Non-State Institutions; 2.3 The Invention of Tradition: A New Ashura; 2.4 Redefining Parties: The Party of God vs the Party of Satan; 2.5 Hizbullah's Organisational Structure: Ancient Islam or Leninism?; 2.5.1 The Executive Council and the Party Branches (Qetaʿ); 2.5.2 Al-Taʿbiʼa (the Mobilisation Forces); 2.5.3 Al-Wehda Al-Thaqafiya Al-Markaziya (Central Cultural Unit); 2.6 The Role of Language, the Media, and Educational Institutions; 2.6.1 The 'Nation's Leader'; 2.6.2 Sacrifice, Jihad, and Martyrdom; 2.6.3 The 'Sacred Homeland' 2.7 Al-Jarha (the Foundation of the Wounded)2.7.1 Al Mu'assasa Al Islamiya Lil Tarbiya Wal Ta'leem: Al Mahdi Schools; 2.8 The Consultative Centre for Studies and Documentation; 2.9 Conclusion; Notes; References; Books; Journal Articles; Magazines ; Interviews; Chapter 3: The Reconstructed History of the Lebanese Shiʿa; 3.1 Writing Lebanese History; 3.2 Geography, Economy, and Classes; 3.3 The Myth of Shiʿi Origins; 3.3.1 Fighters with the Imam; 3.3.2 Banu ʿAmmar and the Mamluks; 3.4 Ottoman Rule: 'Direct' and 'Indirect' Phases; 3.4.1 Thaher Al-ʿOmar; 3.4.2 Tribal and Feudal Infighting 3.5 Arab Nationalism in Jabal ʿAmil293.5.1 The 'Tobacco Revolt'; 3.6 Conclusion; Notes; References; Books; Chapter 4: Hizbullah's Reconstruction of History; 4.1 Source Materials; 4.2 Potential Limitations; 4.3 Hizbullah's Historians: Inventing Continuity; 4.3.1 Jabal ʿAmil: The 'Holy Origins'; 4.3.2 Resistance Against the Crusades; 4.3.3 Inventing Symbols of Resistance; 4.3.4 The Jihad of the ʿUlamaʼ; 4.3.5 Islamic Governments; 4.3.6 Resisting Ottoman Rule; 4.3.7 Al-Muqawim (the 'Resistor') Melhem Qassim; 4.3.8 Debunking Lebanon's Maronite-Druze History 4.3.9 Resistance and Revolution Against 'Egyptian Injustices'4.3.10 The Neo-Crusades: Colonial Hegemony; 4.3.11 Sharafeddine: The Marjaʿ Leader; 4.3.12 The Wadi al-Hujair Conference: The Mujahideen and the ʿUlamaʼ; 4.3.13 The 'Islamic Revolution'; 4.3.14 The Zionist Project in Lebanon; 4.3.15 The 'Real Face' of Lebanese Independence; 4.3.16 The 1958 Popular Revolution: Islamic or Feudal?; 4.3.17 Musa Sadr's Call for Resistance; 4.3.18 The 1978 Israeli Invasion; 4.4 Making History: The 'Divine' Continuity; 4.4.1 The 1982 Israeli Invasion; 4.4.2 2000: The Year of Victory
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