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Maronite-Druze relations in Lebanon 1840-1860

Antoine Abraham

Maronite-Druze relations in Lebanon 1840-1860

a prelude to Arab nationalism

by Antoine Abraham

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maronites.,
  • Lebanon -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAntoine Abraham.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxv, 118 leaves
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18268506M

    By the mid-eighth century, most Maronites had moved to Lebanon and established a tightly-knit Christian society presided over even in temporal affairs by the patriarch. The Crusades brought the Maronites into direct contact with the West, and in the Maronite patriarch participated in the Fourth Lateran Council and later received the. The Maronite-Druze conflict in –60 was an outgrowth of the Maronite Christian independence movement, [citation needed] directed against the Druze, Druze feudalism, and the Ottoman-Turks. The civil war was not therefore a religious war, [ citation needed ] except in Damascus, where it spread and where the vastly non-Druze population was.

    Also, Leila Fawaz's title of her book also refers to Mount Lebanon as "Lebanon", and in the book she distinguishes between the "Civil War in the Mountain" and the "Damascus incident". The latter, as she notes, was part of the spillover of tensions throughout Syria's cities. Of course, it was only in Damascus where the spillover became a massacre. Insightful and extensively researched, Lebanon explores the differing mythologies of the Maronite, Druze and Sunni communities that led to a brief but brutal clash in Lebanon in Lebanon A Century of Myth & Politics (Hardcover).

    The House of al-Dahdah (also spelled El-Dahdaah, and El-Dahdah) is a noble Maronite Christian family originating from the village of Aqoura in Mount Lebanon, and whose line of descent is attested since the 14th traces back in continuous lineage to Girgis al-Dahdah, the son-in-law of Ghazal al-Qaysi, Muqaddam of Aqoura, who died in without male issue. Maronite Christians: Books. Abraham, A. J. Lebanon at Mid-Century: Maronite-Druze Relations in Lebanon, A Prelude to Arab Nationalism. Lanham: University Press of America, Churchill, C. H. The Druzes and the Maronites under the Turkish Rule from to Whitefish: Kessinger Publishing,


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Maronite-Druze relations in Lebanon 1840-1860 by Antoine Abraham Download PDF EPUB FB2

Summary: Reflects upon the origins of Lebanese independence movements in the nineteenth century, with particular emphasis on the Maronite Christian clergy's attempt to free the Lebanese province from Ottoman rule in andand the subsequent Turkish and Druze response in The author resided in Lebanon and Syria for almost all of the twenty-year period he describes in this account — living among Druze and Maronite communities — and was in an almost unique position to report the reasons for the conflict.

The book opens with short histories of both religious groups, foregrounding their fairly peaceful. BOOK REVIEWS A.J. Abraham. Lebanon at Mid-Century.

Maronite—Druze Relations in Lebanon, a Prelude to Arab Nationalism. Washington: University Press of America, pages, epilogue, bibliography. $ This book makes an attempt to describe and analyze the development of Maronite—Druze relations from the rise of Fakhr al-Din al-Macni in.

A.J. Abraham, Lebanon at Mid-Century: Maronite-Druze relation in Lebanon – A Prelude to Arab Nationalism, New York, University Press of America,p. Google Scholar. The Druze–Maronite conflict was the culmination of a peasant uprising, which began in the north of Mount Lebanon as a rebellion of Maronite peasants against their Druze overlords and culminated in a massacre in Damascus.

It soon spread to the south of the country where the rebellion changed its character, with Druze turning against the Maronite Christians. Aro Christians were Attack type: Massacre. Lebanon at Mid‐Century: Maronite‐Druze Relations in Lebanon – A Prelude to Arab Nationalism.

By A. Abraham. An Economic History of the Middle East and North Africa. By Charles Issawi. Oran et L'Ouest Algérien au 18ème Siècle: d'après le rapport Aramburu. Présentation et traduction de Mohamed El Korso et Mikel De Epalza.

The Mount Lebanon civil war (also called the Syrian Civil War) was the culmination of a peasant uprising, which began in the north of Mount Lebanon as a rebellion of Maronite peasants against their Druze overlords, and culminated in a massacre in soon spread to the south of the country where the rebellion changed its character, with Druze turning against the Maronite.

Hello r/Lebanon!. I am an American college student, studying history. And in my current class concerning different religious groups in the Middle East, I am interested in writing a term paper ( pages) about the conflicts between the Maronites and the Druzes around The Massacres of in Mount Lebanon.

from CEDARLAND. Tension between the Maronites and the Druze had been mounting throughout the 19th century. The Maronites had been very responsive to educational and cultural influences penetrating form the west and soon outdistanced the Druze in the economic and social race.

Lebanon's constitution was intended to guarantee political representation for each of the nation's ethno-religious groups. The Maronite Catholic and the Druze founded modern Lebanon in the early eighteenth century, through the ruling and social system known as the "Maronite-Druze dualism" in Mount Lebanon.

This is a rather extraordinary eyewitness account of the turmoil in Lebanon from throughunder Turkish rule. The book is a graphical reproduction of Charles Henry Churchill's account, published in a 1, copy run in London in Despite the page length, the type is large, so it's possible to read this volume in one s: 2.

Lebanon at Mid-Century: Maronite-Druze Relations in LebanonA Prelude to Arab Nationalism.) Also, no mention was made of the Mandate Commis- sion's reasons for.

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OTHER BOOKS RECEIVED FOR REVIEW A. ABRAHAM: Lebanon at mid-century: Maronite-Druze relations in Lebanon a prelude to Arab nationalism. ix, pp. Washington, D.C. author of several books, including: Lebanon at Mid-Century, Maronite-Druze Relations in Lebanon A Prelude to Arab Nationalism (); Khoumani and Islamic Fundamentalism (); and Islam and Christiani-ty: Crossroads in Faith ().

He is a panelist/reviewer for Prentice-Hall, Inc., and the National Endowment for the Humanities. The interference of the Ottoman governor of Acre, Jazzar Pasha () in the internal Lebanese politics, the fluctuation of the politics of Emir Bashir II ( – ), the conquest of the Egyptians (), all destabilized the relations between Mount-Lebanon components, especially Maronites and Druze and led to several religious.

The Politics of Interventionism in Ottoman Lebanon, – (London, ). 4 This opinion can be found among others in Khalil Fattal, Nohra, Joseph Abou, L'Autriche et le Liban.

Firro reverts to a study by Shia scholars in Lebanon in addressing the question "what is the nation" (Firro K. M., ;Firro K. M., ; Firro K., ). The nation as a discursive. The Maronite-Druze conflict in Lebanon, was an outgrowth of the Maronite Christian independence movement directed against the Druze and Ottoman-Turks.

The civil war was not therefore a religious war, except in Damascus where it spread and where the population was anti-Christian. Get this from a library. Lebanon a century of myth and politics.

[Claude Boueiz Kanaan] -- "A brief, brutal clash in Lebanon in followed the build-up of tensions between the country's most prominent communities - Maronites, Druze and Sunnis. This quickly escalated into a full-blown. This is a rather extraordinary eyewitness account of the turmoil in Lebanon from throughunder Turkish rule.

The book is a graphical reproduction of Charles Henry Churchill's account, published in a 1, copy run in London in Despite the page length, the type is large, so it's possible to read this volume in one sitting.The recent history of Lebanon illustrates both the consequences of those historical processes that locate politics in sectarianism and the impact of Western colonialism and international power struggles on local politics.

The Maronite Uniate church is a national one that, in the main, is limited to Lebanon.author of several books, including: Lebanon at Mid-Century, Maronite-Druze Relations in Lebanon A Prelude to Arab Nationalism (); Khoumani and Islamic Fundamentalism (); and Islam and Christiani-ty: Crossroads in Faith ().

He is a panelist/reviewer for Prentice -Hall, Inc., and the National Endowment for the Humanities.