Syrian Studies Association Bulletin

Syrian Studies Association Bulletin

Vol 17, No 2 (2012)

Syria: Past, Present, Future

The bulletin is a biannual publication of the Syrian Studies Association. This issue includes feature articles focusing on the past, present, and future of Syria. It also includes news of the Syrian Studies Association and book and film reviews.


Table of Contents

Letter from the President

Letter from the President Abstract PDF HTML



Syrian Studies Association News

SSA-Sponsored Events and Syria-Related Papers at MESA 2012 Abstract PDF HTML
Zayde Antrim

Feature Articles

Buq’at Dau’ (Spotlight) Part 9 (2012): Tanfis (Airing), a Democratic Facade, Delayed Retribution, and Artistic Craftiness Abstract PDFHTML
Rebecca Joubin


Modernization, Communal Space and Inter-confessional Conflicts in 19th century Damascus Abstract PDFHTML
anais massot


To Protest or not to Protest? The Christian Predicament in the Syrian Uprising Abstract PDFHTML
Salma Mousa


“Syria Love”: Watching Syrian Propaganda in Iraq Abstract PDF HTML
Edith Szanto


“Our Real Educated People:” Neoliberalism and Syria’s New Elites Abstract PDF HTML
Mandy Terc

Field Notes

The Remnants of the Assad Regime Abstract PDF HTML
Radwan Ziadeh

Book Reviews

Review of Kürt Tarihi (The Kurdish History) magazine Abstract PDF HTML
Ahmet Serdar Akturk


Samar Yazbek. A Woman in the Crossfire, Diaries of the Syrian Revolution. Translated by Max Weiss. London: Haus Publishing, 2012. 269 pgs. AbstractPDF HTML
Alexa Firat


Negotiating Influence: The Economy, Security Apparatus, and the Assad Regime Abstract PDFHTML


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