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

Entire Volume in PDF Format

17 (2) Fall 2012 PDF Abstract PDF

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 PDF HTML
Rebecca Joubin
Modernization, Communal Space and Inter-confessional Conflicts in 19th century Damascus Abstract PDF HTML
anais massot
To Protest or not to Protest? The Christian Predicament in the Syrian Uprising Abstract PDF HTML
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. Abstract PDF HTML
Alexa Firat
Negotiating Influence: The Economy, Security Apparatus, and the Assad Regime Abstract PDF HTML
Karam Dana