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Author Gonzalez, Nathan, 1979-

Title The Sunni-Shia Conflict : Understanding Sectarian Violence in the Middle East
Published New York : Nortia Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (216 pages)
Contents Map of Middle Eastern Regions; CONTENTS; Preface; Author's Note; Prologue: WHAT IS ISLAM?; 1: THE THREE CATALYSTS; 2: THE BATTLEGROUND; 3: THE MESSAGE AND THE MESSENGERS; 4: FAULT LINES; 5: A REGION DIVIDED; 6: AN IMAGINED LAND; 7: THE FIRST IRAQ; 8: CHAOS AND PROMISE; 9: FUTURE OF A REGION; Companion Essay: ON HUMAN CONFLICT; Notes; Additional Readings; Index*; About the Author
Summary The battles within Islam are not rooted in theology, but in timeless geopolitical struggles
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Subject Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Political aspects.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Social aspects.
Islam and politics -- Iraq.
Islamic sects -- Iraq.
Shiites -- Iraq.
Social conflict -- Iraq.
Sunnites -- Iraq.
Violence -- Iraq.
Iraq -- Politics and government -- 2003-
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0984225218 (electronic bk.)
9780984225217 (electronic bk.)