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  • Doing the Devil's Work: Heavy Metal and the Threat to Public Order in the Muslim World.
    Levine, Mark (2009)
    Social Compass 56:4: 564-576.

    History of Satan in Middle Eastern culture & account of modern Islamic negative reactions to Heavy Metal music.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Satanist; Middle East; Deviance/social control; Music
  • L'irresistible ascesa del fondamentalismo islamico.
    Pace, Enzo (1994)
    Il Mulino 1994:2: 353-362.

    Discusses the paradox of youths pressing for the imposition of Islamic law in the name of social renewal.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Politics, Middle East
  • Islam, the People and the State: Political Ideas and Movements in the Middle East, 2nd ed.
    Zubaida, Sami (1993)
    London: I. B. Tauris.

    Associated Search Terms: Middle East; Islam; Politics, Middle East
  • Politics and Culture in the Middle East.
    Hermassi, Elbaki (1978)
    Social Compass 25:3/4: 445-464.

    The nation state is a foreign innovation in the context of Islam & other critical factors of Middle Eastern culture.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; State; Middle East
  • Cultural Problems and the Economic Development of the Arab World.
    Sayigh, Yusif A. (1965)
    In Robert N. Bellah (ed.) Religion and Progress in Modern Asia. New York: Free Press, pp. 56-73.

    Associated Search Terms: Development; Islam; Middle East
  • Psycho-Sociology of Ecumenism in the Near East.
    Corbon, Jean (1964)
    Lumen vitae 19:4: 611-622.

    Presents the Christian confessional geography of the Middle East & offers general observations on ecumenical attitudes.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, Middle East; Ecumenism; Middle East
  • The Evolution of the Moslem Family in the Middle Eastern Countries.
    El Daghestani, Kazem (1953)
    International Social Science Bulletin 5:4: 681-691.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Islam; Middle East; Family
  • Religion and Nationality.
    Cahnman, Werner J. (1944)
    American Journal of Sociology 49:6: 524-529. [Also in Werner J. Cahnman and Alvin Boskoff (eds.), Sociology and History. Theory and Research (New York: Free Press, 1964), pp. 271-280]

    Examines the non-assimilative pattern of subcultures in the Middle East.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Middle East; Ethnic
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