Bustan - Vol.11, No.1 (Summer 2020)

Bustan, Vol.11, No.1 (Summer 2020).

Bustan, Vol.11, No.1 (Summer 2020).

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Review Essays

  • When Perpetual Persecution Becomes Ottoman Genocide
    The Thirty-Year Genocide: Turkey's Destruction of Its Christian Minorities, 1894–1924 by Benny Morris, Dror Ze'evi
    Review by: David Gaunt
  • Qasem Soleimani: A Caesar Interrupted?
    Temperature Rising: Iran's Revolutionary Guards and Wars in the Middle East by Nader Uskowi
    Review by: Nibras Kazimi

  • Libya: From Uprising to War, 2011–2019
    The Burning Shores: Inside the Battle for the New Libya by Frederic Wehrey
    Review by: Arturo Varvelli
  • Bringing the State Back In: Between Fragility and Overstatement
    Inside the Arab State by Mehran Kamrava, Ariel I. Ahram, Patrick Milton, Michael Axworthy, Brendan Simms; Fragile Politics: Weak States in the Greater Middle East by Mehran Kamrava; Break All the Borders: Separatism and the Reshaping of the Middle East by Ariel I. Ahram; Towards A Westphalia for the Middle East by Patrick Milton, Michael Axworthy, Brendan Simms
    Review by: Eyal Zisser

Book Reviews

  • Age of Coexistence: The Ecumenical Frame and the Making of the Arab World by Ussama Makdisi
    Review by: Ahmad Agbaria
  • Pretty Liar: Television, Language, and Gender in Wartime Lebanon by Natalie Khazaal
    Review by: Franck Salameh

  • Women and Gender in Iraq: Between Nation-Building and Fragmentation by Zahra Ali
    Review by: Noga Efrati
  • Twitter and Tear Gas: The Power and Fragility of Networked Protest by Zeynep Tufekci
    Review by: Jon Nordenson

  • Ha'Aravist: Eliyahu Sasson ve'Hame'avak Hatzioni beMered Ha'Aravi by Yaron Ran
    Review by: Maayan Hilel

  • The US, the UK and Saudi Arabia in World War II: The Middle East and the Origins of the Special Relationship by Matthew Fallon Hinds
    Review by: Simon C. Smith
  • Uneven Centuries: Economic Development of Turkey since 1820 by Şevket Pamuk
    Review by: Paul Rivlin

  • Menachem Begin and the Israel-Egypt Peace Process: Between Ideology and Political Realism by Gerald M. Steinberg, Ziv Rubinovitz
    Review by: Joshua Krasna

  • Preventing Palestine: A Political History from Camp David to Oslo by Seth Anziska
    Review by: Yossi Beilin