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Diasporas of the Modern Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Anthony Gorman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-29 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Approaching the Middle East through the lens of Diaspora Studies, the 11 detailed case studies in this volume explore the experiences of different diasporic groups in and of the region, and look at the changing conceptions and practice of diaspora in the
The Literature of the Lebanese Diaspora
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Jumana Bayeh
Categories: Lebanese literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

"The Lebanese civil war, which spanned the years of 1975 to 1990,caused the migration of hundreds of thousands of Lebanese citizens, many of whom are still writing of their experiences. Jumana Bayeh presents an important and major study of the literature of the Lebanese diaspora. Focusing on novels and writings
Diaspora of the Middle East and North Africa
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Moylin Yuan
Categories: Lebanese literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06 - Publisher:

Through a series of essays, photographs, and archival content, this book highlights the diverse young and old diaspora communities of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) around the world. Drawing on topics from the ten-year archive of Brownbook magazine a publication dedicated to covering stories on the contemporary culture
Diasporas of the Modern Middle East
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Anthony Gorman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-29 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Approaching the Middle East through the lens of Diaspora Studies, the 11 detailed case studies in this volume explore the experiences of different diasporic groups in and of the region, and look at the changing conceptions and practice of diaspora in the context of the modern Middle East.
The Jews of the Middle East and North Africa in Modern Times
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Reeva Spector Simon, Michael Menachem Laskier, Sara Reguer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-04-30 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Despite considerable research on the Jewish diaspora in the Middle East and North Africa since 1800, there has until now been no comprehensive synthesis that illuminates both the differences and commonalities in Jewish experience across a range of countries and cultures. This lacuna in both Jewish and Middle Eastern studies