The Alawi legacy of heroes: from medieval history to the Syrian Civil War

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Abstract

The aim of this article is to provide evidence that the legacy of the Nu?ayr?- ?Alaw? Heroes has continued from medieval times to the present, where we can see it in the ongoing civil war in Syria Supplemental data for this article is available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00263206.2022.2044317.

Original languageEnglish
JournalMiddle Eastern Studies
Early online date17 Feb 2022
DOIs
StateE-pub ahead of print - 17 Feb 2022

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Keywords

  • Alawis
  • Civil war
  • Nusayris
  • Suheil al-Hasan
  • Syria

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geography, Planning and Development
  • Cultural Studies
  • History
  • Sociology and Political Science

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