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Making of a Syrian Identity

Intellectuals and Merchants in Nineteenth Century Beirut (Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia) ... Studies of the Middle East and Asia)

by Fruma Zachs

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History: World,
  • Beirut,
  • History,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Lebanon,
  • Intellectual life,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Islamic Studies,
  • Syrians,
  • 19th century,
  • Beirut (Lebanon),
  • National characteristics, Syrian

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9085089M
    ISBN 109004141693
    ISBN 109789004141698

    The dispossession and forced migration of nearly 50 per cent of Syria's population has produced the greatest refugee crisis since World War II. This new book places the current displacement within the context of the widespread migrations that have indelibly marked the region throughout the last years. Syria itself has harbored millions from its neighboring lands, and Syrian society has. Justinian and the Making of the Syrian Orthodox Church. concludes with a close look at the working of"collective memory" among the non-Chalcedonians and the construction of a Syrian Orthodox identity. the book also focuses on deep structures ofcollective memory on which the tradition of the present Syrian Orthodox Church is founded.   The Making of Arab Americans: From Syrian Nationalism to U.S. Citizenship by Hani J. Bawardi PDF, ePub eBook D0wnl0ad While conventional wisdom points to the Arab-Israeli War of as the gateway for the founding of the first Arab American national political organization, such advocacy in fact began with the Syrian nationalist movement, which Author: Alberto Sparks. This first book in English by Yassin Al-Haj Saleh, the intellectual voice of the Syrian revolution, describes with precision and fervor the events that led to the Syrian uprising of —the metamorphosis of the popular revolution into a regional war and the “three monsters” Saleh sees “treading on Syria’s corpse”: the Assad regime.


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Making of a Syrian Identity: Intellectuals and Merchants in Nineteenth Century Beirut Fruma Zachs Exploring the origins and development of the Syrian identity, during the 18th and 19th centuries, through the role of Christian Arab intellectuals and merchants, Ottomans and American missionaries, this volume examines its background, stages of.

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The Council of Chalcedon in divided eastern Christianity, with those who were later called Syrian Orthodox among the Christians in the near eastern provinces who refused to accept the decisions of the council.

These non-Chalcedonians (still better known under the misleading term Monophysites) separated from the church of the empire after Justin I attempted to enforce Chalcedon in the East. Presently, the strong subgroup solidarity and categorization contribute to the fragility of the collective identity.

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The Making of a Syrian Identity: Intellectuals and Merchants in Nineteenth Century Beirut, by FRUMA ZACHS. Leiden: Brill, xiv, pages, footnotes, 2 appendices, bibliography, index. US$ (Cloth) ISBN Although the study of Syrian. Chapters 3 and 4 discuss monks, monasteries, and the complex issues of sacraments and non-Chalcedonian church life.

Chapter 5 and the general conclusion complete the book with a study of the working of ‘collective memory’ among the non-Chalcedonians and the.

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