Bustan - Vol.10, No.1 (Summer 2019)

Bustan, Vol.10, No.1 (Summer 2019).

Bustan, Vol.10, No.1 (Summer 2019).

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Review Essays

  • Sons 
    Making the Arab World: Nasser, Qutb, and the Clash that Shaped the Middle East by Fawaz A. Gerges
    Review by: John Calvert
  • After the Arab Spring: Islamism Reconsidered 
    Islamism: What It Means for the Middle East and the World by Tarek Osman, Shadi Hamid; Islamic Exceptionalism: How the Struggle over Islam Is Reshaping the World by Shadi Hamid
    Review by: Yusri Hazran
  • How Not to Analyze Israel: On the Limits of Moral Judgment 
    How Long Will Israel Survive: The Threat from Within by Greg Carlstrom, Nathan Thrall; Only Language They Understand: Forcing Compromise in Israel and Palestine by Nathan Thrall
    Review by: Haviv Rettig Gur

Book Reviews

  • Iran in the Middle East, Transnational Encounters and Social History by Houchang Chehabi, Peyman Jafari, Maral Jefroudi
    Review by: Vanessa Martin
  • The Future of Religious Minorities in the Middle East by John Eibner
    Review by: Robert Haddad

  • Saddam Husayn and Islam, 1968–2003: Baʿthi Iraq from Secularism to Faith by Amatzia Baram
    Review by: Yoav Alon

  • Political Islam in Tunisia: The History of Ennahda by Anne Wolf
    Review by: Pietro Marzo

  • Boko Haram: The History of an African Jihadist Movement by Alexander Thurston
    Review by: Brandon Kendhammer

  • Jihadi Culture: The Art and Social Practices of Militant Islamists by Thomas Hegghammer
    Review by: Pieter Van Ostaeyen

  • The Last Ottoman Generation and the Making of the Modern Middle East by Michael Provence
    Review by: Laura Robson

  • Halal Food: A History by Febe Armanios, Bogac Ergene
    Review by: Johan Fischer

  • Arab Patriotism: The Ideology and Culture of Power in Late Ottoman Egypt by Adam Mestyan
    Review by: Side Emre

  • The Turbulent World of Middle East Soccer by James Dorsey
    Review by: Jesse R. Weinberg

  • Religion as Resistance: Negotiating Authority in Italian Libya by Eileen Ryan
    Review by: Michael R. Ebner