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  • Preface: Syria Studies, Vol 6, Issue 1 

    Hinnebusch, Raymond (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2014-02-05) - Journal item
    An introduction to Volume 6.1 - Contextualizing the Syrian Uprising.
  • Analyzing the domestic and international conflict in Syria: are there lessons from political science? 

    Dostal, Jörg Michael (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2014-02-05) - Journal article
    This article contributes to the discussion about opportunities for and barriers to domestically-driven political reform in the Syrian Arab Republic. The argument is put forward in five sections. In the first section, ...
  • How a microfinance network could have preempted the Syrian uprising 

    Imady, Omar (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2014-02-05) - Journal article
    The story shared below sheds light on a hitherto unknown prelude to the Syrian Uprising of March 2011. It is a story of a microfinance network of sanadiq, or village funds, that was first established in an area known as ...
  • The making of a cosmopolitan quarter: Sha’laan in the 20th century 

    Chatty, Dawn (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2014-06-06) - Journal article
    In 2001, the French Institute in Damascus (IFPO), in collaboration with the Maison de l’Orient de la Méditerranée/Université de Lyon 2 (GREMMO), and the Faculty of Architecture and Geography at the University of Damascus, ...
  • Preface: Syria Studies, Vol 6, Issue 2 

    Imady, Omar (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2014-06-06) - Journal item
    Preface by Omar Imady, the Managing Editor of Syria Studies.
  • Tribes and tribalism in the Syrian uprising 

    Dukhan, Haian (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2014-06-06) - Journal article
    This article attempts to explain the re-emergence of tribalism in Syria. Arab tribes in Syria have retained their solidarity networks and held on to their belief in the “ideology of a common lineage”, as well as to the ...
  • Preface: Syria Studies, Vol 6, Issue 3 

    Imady, Omar (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2014-12-01) - Journal item
    Preface to Vol 6, Number 3: Preludes to the Islamic State: contextualizing the rise of extremism in the Syrian uprising
  • The Syrian War: religious & political representations 

    Valter, Stéphane (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2014-12-01) - Journal article
    The analysis of the social media content of: Syrian & foreign - opposition & loyalist - official & informal will allow us to understand the extent to which political claims can (or cannot) overlook religious antagonisms. ...
  • The strategy & goals of the Muslim Brotherhood in the Syrian Revolution 

    Ramírez, Naomí (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2014-12-01) - Journal article
    Since the Hama events of 1982 that led to the Muslim Brotherhood’s forced exile from Syria, the group’s aim has been the return to Syria. To achieve their goals, they have made use of different negotiation channels with ...
  • The revolution “from below” and its misinterpretations “from above”. The case of Syria’s neglected civil society 

    Brownlee, Billie Jeanne (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-01-19) - Journal article
    In The Revolution “From Below” and Its Misinterpretations “From Above”. The Case of Syria’s Neglected Civil Society, Brownlee reminds us that civil society in the Arab world in general, and in Syria in particular, was not ...
  • Untold stories of Syrian women surviving war 

    Alhayek, Katty (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-01-19) - Journal article
    In "I must save my life and not risk my family’s safety!”: Untold Stories of Syrian Women Surviving War, Alhayek provides several case studies of Syrian women whose lives were irreversibly changed as a result of the events ...
  • Preface: Syria Studies, Vol 7, Issue 1 

    Imady, Omar (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-01-19) - Journal item
    Preface to Vol VII - 1 (2015): sympathetic stereotypes: the Syrian Uprising in western media and scholarship
  • Sunni Islamists in Tripoli and the Asad regime 1966-2014 

    Gade, Tine (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-03-24) - Journal article
  • Coping with Asad: Lebanese prime ministers’ strategies 

    Osoegawa, Taku (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-03-24) - Journal article
  • The Syrian Civil War and Turkey-Syria-Iran relations 

    Oktav, Özden Zeynep (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-03-24) - Journal article
  • Preface: Syria Studies, Vol 7, Issue 2 

    Imady, Omar (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-03-24) - Journal item
  • Book review: Mohammed Imady 

    Arslanian, Ferdinand (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-06-16) - Book review
    Book Review: Mohammed Imady, The evolving concepts of development in Syria: Damascus: Dar Tlas Lil-Dirasat wa-al-Nashr, 2004
  • Mapping the ailing (but resilient) Syrian banking sector 

    al-Kattan, Rashad (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-06-16) - Journal article
    The purpose of this research is to provide a broad overview of the banking sector in Syria with a focus on the ownership structure of banks operating in the country, and the impact of the conflict on the investments in ...
  • Governance without government in Syria: civil society and state building during conflict 

    Khalaf, Rana (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-06-16) - Journal article
    This article aims to break new ground in academia by bridging the existing knowledge and practice gap on governance during conflict. It seeks to understand the governance dynamics during conflict in the non-government-controlled ...
  • Preface: Syria Studies, Vol 7, Issue 3 

    Hinnebusch, Raymond (Centre for Syrian Studies, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2015-06-16) - Journal item
    Preface to: Semblance of Order - Institutional Layers of the Syrian Uprising