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Sectarianism

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

A narrow‐minded adherence to a particular sect (political, ethnic, or religious), often leading to conflict with those of different sects or possessing different beliefs. Sectarian...

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Newcomb, Charles King

Walter Harding.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 934 words.

Newcomb, Charles King (16 February 1820–1894), Transcendentalist author, was born in Newport, Rhode Island, the son of Lieutenant Henry S. Newcomb of the American navy and Rhoda...

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Lebanon

Elise Salem.

in The Oxford Handbook of Arab Novelistic Traditions

October 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies - World; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 7857 words.

This chapter discusses the development of the novelistic tradition in Lebanon. It first provides an overview of the complex relationship between the Lebanese novel and nation-state before...

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