Review of Noah Haiduc-Dale, Arab Christians in British Mandate Palestine: Communalism and Nationalism, 1917-1948

13Dec 13

Reviewed by Lauren Banko Continue reading →

Review of Lisa Blaydes, Elections and Distributive Politics in Mubarak’s Egypt

18Nov 13

Reviewed by Jerome Drevon Continue reading →

Review of M. Şükrü Hanioğlu, Atatürk: An Intellectual Biography

18Nov 13

Reviewed by Nikos Christofis Continue reading →

Review of Stephen J. King, The New Authoritarianism in the Middle East and North Africa

25Jul 13

Reviewed by Oğuzhan Göksel Continue reading →

Review of Amaney A. Jamal, Of Empires and Citizens: Pro-American Democracy or No Democracy at All?

23Jul 13

Reviewed by Alexander P. Martin Continue reading →

Rebellion, Sectarian Slaughter or Civil War? Reading the Syrian Mêlée

12Jul 13

A review article by José Ciro Martínez

Texts reviewed:

Fouad Ajami, The Syrian Rebellion (Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, 2012).

Samar Yazbek, A Woman in the Crossfire: Diaries of the Syrian Revolution, trans. Max Weiss (London: Haus Publishing, 2012).

Stephen Starr, Revolt in Syria: Eye-Witness to the Uprising (London: C Hurst & Co, 2012).

Bassam Haddad, Business Networks in Syria: The Political Economy of Authoritarian Resilience (Stanford: Standford University Press, 2012). Continue reading →

Review of Ehud Toledano, As if Silent and Absent: Bonds of Enslavement in the Islamic Middle East

21Dec 12

Reviewed by Tobias P. Graf Continue reading →

Review of Madeline C. Zilfi, Women and Slavery in the Late Ottoman Empire: The Design of Difference

21Dec 12

Reviewed by Nur Sobers-Khan Continue reading →

Review of Roger Botte, Esclavages et abolitions en terres d’islam. Tunisie, Arabie Saoudite, Maroc, Mauritanie, Soudan

21Dec 12

Reviewed by Marta García Novo Continue reading →

Review of Robert C. Davis, Holy War and Human Bondage: Tales of Christian-Muslim Slavery in the Early-Modern Mediterranean

21Dec 12

Reviewed by Will Smiley Continue reading →