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Title Syria : society, culture, and polity / edited by Richard T. Antoun and Donald Quataert
Published Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, [1991]


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Description xviii, 165 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Series SUNY series in Middle Eastern studies
SUNY series in Middle Eastern studies.
Contents Ethnicity, clientship, and class : their changing meaning / Richard T. Antoun -- Syrian political culture : a historical perspective / Philip S. Khoury -- Class and state in Ba'thist Syria / Raymond A. Hinnebusch -- The Alawis of Syria : religious ideology and organization / Fuad I. Khuri -- Land reform and class structure in rural Syria / Sulayman N. Khalaf -- The emancipation of women in contemporary Syrian literature / Salih J. Altoma -- Asad : between institutions and autocracy / Patrick Seale -- The nature of the Soviet-Syrian link under Asad and under Gorbachev / Helena Cobban
Notes The product of a conference held in Apr. 1987 at the State University of New York--Binghamton, sponsored by the Southwest Asian and North African Studies Program
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-159) and index
Subject Syria -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Antoun, Richard T.
Quataert, Donald, 1941-2011.
State University of New York at Binghamton. Program in Southwest Asian and North African Studies.
LC no. 90010251
ISBN 0791407136