Religion, Identity and Minorities in the Middle East

Strategies and Developments

in Anthropology of the Middle East
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  • 1 University of Bristol d.p.shankland@bristol.ac.uk
  • 2 University of Oxford soraya.tremayne@anthro.ox.ac.uk

The consideration of faith and ethnic minorities in the Middle East remains today, as it has been for some time, immensely relevant. In this issue, we see this subject approached from a refreshingly wide perspective. Yet, in spite of their diversity, the topics addressed by the contributors reflect many shared situations in today’s Middle East, and possibly beyond, which often have their roots in mass migration, war and conflict, and globalisation. Through their work, we see once more the way that anthropology is uniquely qualified to reflect upon the reformulation of cultures in the modern world whilst simultaneously highlighting the fate of those who fall between the interstices of dominant political paradigms.

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