New issue of the MIT- EJMES on the Lebanon war
The summer issue of MIT-EJMES is devoted in it´s entirety to the recent Lebanon war, with the theme headline: THE SIXTH WAR
ISRAEL'S INVASION OF LEBANON
It includes articles by people like Daily star contributors Jim Quilty, Nicholas Blanford and Augustus Norton , the Middle East Civil society expert, scholar, and blogger, who´s currently living in Cairo.
It´s a 229 pages long PDF file that will keep you busy for a while!
I am also looking forward to read the rewievs on Fawaz Gerges´s The far enemy and Lisa Pollard´s Nurturing the Nation (on Egypt from 1805-1923)
Here is the content of the issue:
Israel's 2006 War on Lebanon: Reflections on the International Law of
Will We Win? Convergence and Israel's Latest Lebanon War
How the Rebel Regained His Cause: Hizbullah & the Sixth Arab-Israeli
The Refugees Who Give Refuge
HIZBULLAH AND THE IDF: ACCEPTING NEW REALITIES ALONG THE BLUE LINE
The Peacekeeping Challenge in Lebanon
Augustus Richard Norton
Politics and Business, State and Citizenry: Preliminary Thoughts on the
Response to Lebanon's Humanitarian Crisis
The Outlook for Economic Reconstruction in Lebanon After the 2006 War
Bassam Fattouh and Joachim Kolb
Deconstructing a "Hizbullah stronghold"
Media is the Continuation of War with Other Means: The New York Times'
coverage of the Israeli War on Lebanon
Great expectations, limited means: France and the 2006 Israeli-Lebanese
Israel in Lebanon: The Foreign Policy Logics of Jewish Statehood
Size does not Matter: The Shebaa Farms in History and Contemporary
EXPORTING DEATH AS DEMOCRACY: AN ESSAY ON U.S. FOREIGN POLICY IN
Lebanon's Political Economy: After Syria, an Economic Ta'if?
Reviewed by Reinoud Leenders
Hizbullah: Iranian Surrogate or Independent Actor?
Reviewed by Rola el-Husseini
Making Sense of Al Qaeda
Review Essay by John A. McCurdy
Reviewed by Amir Asmar
Fawaz A. Gerges
The Far Enemy: Why Jihad Went Global
Reviewed by Mohamed Yousry
Paul A. Silverstein
Algeria in France. Transpolitics, Race, and Nation
Reviewed by Margaret A. Majumdar
Nurturing the Nation: The Family Politics of Modernizing, Colonizing
Liberating Egypt, 1805-1923
Reviewed by Omnia El Shakry
The sixth war, Lebanon war, Hizbullah, Hezbollah, Israel, US foreign policy, Augustus Norton