Syrian Studies Association Bulletin

The Bulletin is the bi-annual publication of the Syrian Studies Association, an international association created to promote research and scholarly understanding of Syria.

Vol 19, No 2 (2014): Fall 2014 Issue

The bulletin is a biannual publication of the Syrian Studies Association. 

Table of Contents

Letter from the President

Letter from the President PDF HTML

Feature Articles

Sex and the Cemetery: Iranian Pilgrims, Shrine Visitation, and Shi‘i Piety in Damascus PDF HTML
Edith Szanto

Syrian Studies Association News

Syrian Studies Association Annual Meeting PDF HTML
Stacy Fahrenthold
Syrian Studies Association News: 2014 General Elections Results PDF HTML
Stacy Fahrenthold
Middle East Studies Association 2014, Washington D.C.: Syrian Studies Association Sponsored Panels PDF HTML
Stacy Fahrenthold
Syrian Education and Education for Syrians: A Letter from the Graduate Student Representative PDF HTML
Kawa Morad

Field Notes

Tuyour al-Amal and Informal Education for Syrian refugee children in Lebanon PDF HTML
Beverly A Tsacoyianis

Book Reviews

Review Syria Speaks HTML PDF
Lovisa Ulrika Berg
Review of Gilbert Achcar's The People Want PDF HTML
Douglas Garrison
Esther van Eijk. Family Law in Syria. A Plurality of Laws, Norms and Legal Practices HTML PDF
Annika Rabo
Faedah M. Totah, Preserving the Old City of Damascus (review) HTML PDF
James A. Reilly