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Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
2/20/2024 9:34:44 PM
Of all the political projects that emerged in the Levant after the fall of the Ottomans, the modern state of Lebanon was the most ambitious and most fraught, writes Tarek Osman

Al-Ahram Weekly - Special
12/5/2019 8:36:02 PM
Dina Ezzat reviews a book by Turkish historian Soner Cagaptay that tries to explain the peculiar case of Erdogan and its impact on the future of his country as a modern state rather than a head of a 'political Islam' empire

Books - Reviews
4/6/2019 1:00:00 PM
Khaled Fahmy, In Quest of Justice: Islamic Law and Forensic Medicine in Modern Egypt, Oakland: University of California Press, 2018. Reviewed by Adam Sabra

Books -
1/7/2019 1:23:26 PM
The highlights of this year include a collection of unpublished Naguib Mahfouz stories, the memoirs of a famous writer, and an academic book about the beginnings of the modern state

Books - Reviews
5/17/2015 12:42:58 PM
The author does not provide a political analysis of current events, but instead looks at Islamism and conceptions of the modern state

Books - Review
10/20/2013 4:02:14 PM
Zeyada examines how 'developments' in the political arena following the Arab Spring have once again triggered the debate on the definition and the role of the intellectual

Opinion -
5/4/2013 1:29:54 PM
Not only is 'Islamisation' not new, going back to as early as 1805, its meaning has always been subject to differing interpretations, and no more so than now

Books -
12/18/2012 10:44:21 AM
The Book provides readers with a rich source of data and analysis of Arab societies that contributes to the scholarship surrounding the building of modern states after the demise of tyrannical regimes

Opinion -
11/11/2012 2:28:25 PM
Discussion of the structure of the state, its functions, parameters and relation to society, should precede debate on the role of Sharia in the constitution, for the extent of the latter depends on the former