Scholarly Research on Syria presented at the Conference



Ibrahim Al-Marashi - 

Has the Syrian Civil War Reached a ‘Mutually Hurting Stalemate?


Maria Aurora Sottimano - 

The Syria Interim Government: a dual legitimacy deficit?


Matthieu Rey - 

Class and client revisited: internal dynamics of the Syrian regime and the outcome of the crisis


Nikolay Kozhanov - 

Russian Tensions with the West over the Ukraine: Implications for Moscow Foreign Policy on Syria


Masaki Mizobuchi -

Mission Impossible? US Air war against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq


Angela Joya - 

Islamic Politics in an Age of Globalization: The Syrian Muslim Brotherhood’s quest for power in Syria


Thomas Vladimir Brond - 

Moving beyond marginalization? Networks of new political subjectivities in Syria and its borderlands


Moutaz Al-Khedar - 

A Thematic Analysis of motivational hymns (Nasheeds) by Jihadist Groups in the Syrian Conflict


Hanlie Booysen - 

The Syrian Muslim Brotherhood (SMB): Moderation in Islamic Governance


John McHugo - 

Shaikh Muhammad al-Yacoubi's fatwa 'inqadh al-ummah calling on Muslims to fight Da'ish


Ferdinand Arslanian - 

The Uprising-Skeptic Oppositionists


Talip Alkhayer - 

Alawite opposition in Syria and the rise of ISIS 


Yutaka Takaoka -

Regime survival and People’s Assembly


Daria Vorobyeva -

Syrian Uprising and Identity change: case study of Syrian Christians in Lebanon


Edith Szanto -

Depictions of Gender in the Syrian conflict


Feliz Katman -

Kurds of Syria: a Sudden Discovery


Dawn Chatty -

The Syrian humanitarian disaster: Understanding refugee rights and aspirations in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey


Samer Abboud -

Sanctions and Elite Factionalization in Syria


Ching-An Chang -

The Division of the Syrian Businessmen in Turkey: an investigation of the political & economic behaviours of the Syrian business migrants


Rana Khalaf -

Governance without government in Syria: civil society and state-building


Fouad Gehad Marei - 

Multiple Justices and Contending Legitimacies: Rebel Justice and the Syrian Insurgency


Alexa Firat -

Projecting Citizenship: How a literary journal wants to shape a post-Asad Syria


Joshka Wessels -

Voices and Visions of Syrian video activists in Aleppo and Raqqa


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