Social and Humanitarian Concerns
The appearance in affordable paperback of The Monuments of Syria is welcome news indeed to all travelers to the Levant, whether first- or old-timers.
Part political essay and part cultural critique, The Dream Palace of the Arabs returns to questions that Fouad Ajami had explored in The Arab Predica
Discussing the historical evolution of Palestinian nationalism is a project fraught with perils both political and analytical.
The Kurds, who are often referred to as the world's "largest stateless" nation, have rebelled numerous times in the past century against repressive and assimilationist policies in four key Middle Eastern states: Turkey, Iran, Iraq and Syria.