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in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 707 words.

antipodean, Crimean, Judaean, Korean • Albion • Gambian, Zambian • lesbian • Arabian, Bessarabian, Fabian, gabion,

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sectarianize

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 140 words.

• euphemize • systemize • randomize • sodomize • alchemize • dynamize • compromise • anatomize • dichotomize, lobotomize

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sectarian

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 705 words.

antipodean, Crimean, Judaean, Korean • Albion • Gambian, Zambian • lesbian • Arabian, Bessarabian, Fabian, gabion,

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sectarianize

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 136 words.

• euphemize • systemize • randomize • sodomize • alchemize • dynamize • compromise • anatomize • dichotomize, lobotomize

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Sectarianism

Mark Lyons.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History. 885 words.

in Australia refers to the mutual antagonism between Catholics and Protestants, which was a regular feature of social and political

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Sectarianism

Laura McAtackney.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of the Contemporary World

October 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Contemporary and Public Archaeology. 6505 words.

An archaeological study of contemporary Northern Ireland adds a material dimension to debates on the impact-or otherwise-of the recent peace process on lived experiences in the province....

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Social Work, Sectarianism and Anti-sectarian Practice in Northern Ireland

MARIE SMYTH and JIM CAMPBELL.

in The British Journal of Social Work

February 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work. 0 words.

This paper addresses a subject relatively unknown to the British and international social work audience—that of training for anti-sectarian practice. In doing so, it points to some of the...

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The Sectarianization of the Syrian War

Heiko Wimmen.

in Beyond Sunni and Shia

February 2018; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations. 10024 words.

Initially, the uprising in Syria was not fueled by sectarianism, but rather by unifying political and social grievances, largely stemming from the failed economic reforms of the Bashar...

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Local and Regional Sectarian Narratives

Caroleen Marji Sayej.

in Patriotic Ayatollahs

April 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Politics. 15054 words.

This chapter challenges the narrative that conflict in Iraq was sectarian in nature. Conflict was the product of local and regional sectarian narratives that dominated the Iraqi landscape,...

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The Rise of Sectarian Polemics

Sebastian Elsässer.

in The Coptic Question in the Mubarak Era

May 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christianity. 10235 words.

In late Mubarak era witnessed an increasingly explosive feedback between public sectarian polemics and sectarian violence. An analysis shows that polemics were partly facilitated, by...

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Everyday Sectarianism in Urban Lebanon

Joanne Randa Nucho.

December 2016; p ublished online January 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Anthropology. 192 pages.

What causes violent conflicts around the Middle East? All too often, the answer is sectarianism—popularly viewed as a timeless and intractable force that leads religious groups to conflict....

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Sectarian Conflict on the Regional Stage

Geneive Abdo.

in The New Sectarianism

January 2017; p ublished online December 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Islam. 2297 words.

The grand contest between Iran and Saudi Arabia that has helped fuel sectarian sentiment in the Arab world for decades and reached greater heights after the Arab uprisings began. As the...

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Religious Authority and Sectarianism in Lebanon

Alexander D.M. Henley.

in Beyond Sunni and Shia

February 2018; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations. 7779 words.

Lebanese religious leaders are often treated as authentic representatives of their sects and are given broad powers over religious affairs. However, their leadership is not organic, nor are...

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Beyond Sectarianism in the Middle East?

Paul Dixon.

in Beyond Sunni and Shia

February 2018; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations. 10010 words.

The concept of sectarianism is often problematic because it leads to simplistic analysis and fails to take into account a range of other factors such as power politics in understanding...

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Sectarianism and Iranian Foreign Policy

Afshon Ostovar.

in Beyond Sunni and Shia

February 2018; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations. 10301 words.

The Islamic Republic’s foreign policy is a product of its self-interest, but religion has been an inseparable component of Iranian decisionmaking since the 1979 revolution. Since the...

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Sectarian violence and communal division

in Culture, Conflict and Migration

January 1998; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 13188 words.

This chapter unites the competing aspects of Irishness and Englishness in a detailed evaluation of the role of communal violence and sectarianism in Cumbrian social life. It explores four...

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Sectarian Politics in the Gulf

Frederic Wehrey.

December 2013; p ublished online November 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Asian History. 352 pages.

Beginning with the 2003 invasion of Iraq and concluding with the aftermath of the 2011 Arab uprisings, this book investigates the roots of the Shi'a–Sunni divide now dominating the Persian...

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The Sectarianism of the Islamic State

Hassan Hassan.

in Beyond Sunni and Shia

February 2018; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations. 8302 words.

The Islamic State’s ideology is multifaceted and cannot be traced to one individual, movement, or period. The Islamic State presents itself as the representative of authentic Islam as...

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Religious Sectarianism and Political Pragmatism

Stéphane Lacroix.

in Beyond Sunni and Shia

February 2018; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Relations. 7565 words.

The Salafi movement in Egypt illustrates that the dynamics of sectarianism are fluid and sometimes contradictory. Over the last five years, the Salafi party, Hizb al-Nour, has taken a...

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Contemporary Shia–Sunni Sectarian Violence

Mohammed Nuruzzaman.

in International Relations

P ublished online January 2019 .

Article. Subjects: International Relations. 4872 words.

Religious violence, primarily stemming from Shia–Sunni conflicts, has occupied the center stage in contemporary Middle East. It’s most recent brutal expression, which is viewed as a symptom...

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