Making the new Middle East : politics, culture, and human rights

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Full title: Making the new Middle East : politics, culture, and human rights / edited by Valerie J. Hoffman.
Other authors: Hoffman, Valerie J. 1954- (Editor)
Format: Book           
Edition: First edition.


Table of Contents:
  • Part One. Religion, politics, and society in the Middle East
  • Religion and politics in the Arab Spring and its aftermath / Valerie J. Hoffman
  • The Islamic Republic and the politics of the new Middle East / Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi
  • The military, the Islamists, and the battle over Egypt's constitution / Feisal G. Mohamed
  • Old and new battles for Turkish national identity / Joshua D. Hendrick
  • Security challenges in Tunisia, Libya, Morocco, and Algeria in the wake of the Arab uprisings / Ramazan Erdağ
  • Part Two. Human rights in the Middle East
  • Islam, non-Muslim minorities, and human rights in the Middle East / Valerie J. Hoffman
  • Regime ruptures and sectarian eruptions in post-Mubarak Egypt / Mariz Tadros
  • The Palestinians : justice denied / Cheryl A. Rubenberg
  • Part Three. Gender dynamics : what has changed?
  • Gender norms in the Muslim Middle East / Valerie J. Hoffman
  • The politics of gender equality in Turkey / Gül Aldıkaçtı Marshall
  • Between a rock and a hard place : the "Arab Spring," women, and lessons from Iran / Haideh Moghissi
  • Part Four. Media and cultural expressions
  • State-sponsored media, cultural production, and information wars : the case of Iran / Niki Akhavan
  • The power of corruption and the corruption of power : the Arabic historical novel in Morocco (and elsewhere) / Roger Allen
  • From Sayed Darwish to MC Sadat : sonic cartographies of the Egyptian uprising / Ted Swedenburg.