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The Resource Hezbollah : a short history, Augustus Richard Norton, (electronic book)

Hezbollah : a short history, Augustus Richard Norton, (electronic book)

Label
Hezbollah : a short history
Title
Hezbollah
Title remainder
a short history
Statement of responsibility
Augustus Richard Norton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With Hezbollah's entry into the Lebanese government in 2009 and recent forceful intervention in the Syrian civil war, the potent Shi'i political and military organization continues to play an enormous role in the Middle East. Policymakers in the United States and Israel usually denounce it as a dangerous terrorist group and refuse to engage with it, yet even its adversaries need to contend with its durability and resilient popular support. Although Hezbollah's popularity has declined in many quarters of the Arab world, the Shi'i group-a hybrid of militia, political party, and social service
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Norton, Augustus Richard
Dewey number
  • 324.25692
  • 324.25692082
Index
no index present
LC call number
JQ1828.A98
LC item number
H6263 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Studies in Muslim Politics
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  • Hizballah (Lebanon)
  • Islam and politics
  • Shiites
  • Political science
  • Lebanon
  • Lebanon
Label
Hezbollah : a short history, Augustus Richard Norton, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Prologue to the New Paperback Edition; Prologue; Chapter 1: Origins and Prehistory of Hezbollah; The Rise of Shii Politics from the Mid-twentieth Century to the Lebanese Civil War; The Role of Musa al-Sadr; The Resurgence of Amal; Chapter 2: The Founding of Hezbollah; The Iraq Connection; The 1982 Israeli Invasion; Hezbollah Emerges; The Hezbollah Worldview; Implementing the Design; Chapter 3: Being a Shiì Muslim in the Twenty-first Century; Ritual and Identity; The Intersection of Ritual and Politics
  • Chapter 4: Resistance, Terrorism, and Violence in LebanonHezbollah and Terrorism; Occupation in Southern Lebanon; The "Rules of the Game"; The 2000 Israeli Withdrawal; Chapter 5: Playing Politics; Hezbollah's Decision to Participate; Municipal Elections; The Revolt of the Hungry; The Rich Texture of Shi"i Institutions; Chapter 6: From Celebration to War; The Changing Social Tapestry in Post-Civil War Lebanon; Lebanon's Love-Hate Relationship with Rafiq al-Hariri, and His Assassination; Setting the Stage for War; The Start of Hostilities, July 2006; Prosecuting the War; Conclusion
  • Hezbollah in a Fractured Postwar LebanonWhat Next?; Afterword to the Paperback Edition; Glossary; Additional Reading; Sources Cited; Index
Control code
ocn875818975
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (245 pages).
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unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
SINGLE USER ACCESS. This e-book is restricted to one viewer at any one time. You may download a chapter or page range (subject to the same limits as for printing) as a permanent PDF image file for use on a computer or e-book reading device (including a Kindle)
Isbn
9781400851447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Hezbollah : a short history, Augustus Richard Norton, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Prologue to the New Paperback Edition; Prologue; Chapter 1: Origins and Prehistory of Hezbollah; The Rise of Shii Politics from the Mid-twentieth Century to the Lebanese Civil War; The Role of Musa al-Sadr; The Resurgence of Amal; Chapter 2: The Founding of Hezbollah; The Iraq Connection; The 1982 Israeli Invasion; Hezbollah Emerges; The Hezbollah Worldview; Implementing the Design; Chapter 3: Being a Shiì Muslim in the Twenty-first Century; Ritual and Identity; The Intersection of Ritual and Politics
  • Chapter 4: Resistance, Terrorism, and Violence in LebanonHezbollah and Terrorism; Occupation in Southern Lebanon; The "Rules of the Game"; The 2000 Israeli Withdrawal; Chapter 5: Playing Politics; Hezbollah's Decision to Participate; Municipal Elections; The Revolt of the Hungry; The Rich Texture of Shi"i Institutions; Chapter 6: From Celebration to War; The Changing Social Tapestry in Post-Civil War Lebanon; Lebanon's Love-Hate Relationship with Rafiq al-Hariri, and His Assassination; Setting the Stage for War; The Start of Hostilities, July 2006; Prosecuting the War; Conclusion
  • Hezbollah in a Fractured Postwar LebanonWhat Next?; Afterword to the Paperback Edition; Glossary; Additional Reading; Sources Cited; Index
Control code
ocn875818975
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (245 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
SINGLE USER ACCESS. This e-book is restricted to one viewer at any one time. You may download a chapter or page range (subject to the same limits as for printing) as a permanent PDF image file for use on a computer or e-book reading device (including a Kindle)
Isbn
9781400851447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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