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The Outlook for Religious Pluralism in Syria

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Batatu, Hanna. Syria‚Äôs Peasantry, the Descendants of its Lesser Rural Notables, and Their Politics, (Princeton University Press, 1999).

Glass, Charles. The Tribes Triumphant, (New York: HarperCollins, 2006).

Glass, Charles. The Norhern Front: A Wartime Diary, (London: Saqi Books, 2006).

Glass, Charles. Tribes with Flags: A Dangerous Passage Through the Chaos of the Middle East, (New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1990). 

Hokayem, Emile. Syria's Uprising and the Fracturing of the Levant, (London: Routledge, 2013).

Kalyvas, Stathis N. The Logic of Violence in Civil War, (Cambridge University Press, 2006).

Mina, Hanna Fragments of Memory, (Massachusetts: Interlink Books, 2004).

Seale, Patrick. Assad: The Struggle for the Middle East, (University of California Press 1990).

van Dam, Nikolaos. The Struggle for Power in Syria: Politics and Society Under Asad and the Ba'th Party, (London: I. B. Tauris, 1996). 


Charles Glass's article in The NYRB, "In the Syrian Deadlands."