PETER JOHN SLUGLETT

PETER JOHN SLUGLETT portrait
  • Professor, History

Publications

Publications

  • Jordi Tejel, Peter Sluglett, Riccardo Bocco and Hamit Bozarslan (eds.), Writing the Modern History of Iraq: Historiographical and Political Challenges, London, World Scientific Publishing, 2012. . Published, 10/2012.
  • ‘Shi‘i Actors in post-Saddam Iraq: Partisan Historiography’, in Jordi Tejel, Peter Sluglett, Riccardo Bocco and Hamit Bozarslan (eds.), Writing the History of Iraq: Historiographical and Political Challenges, World Scientific Publishing/ Imperial College London Press, 2012, 289-304. Published, 10/2012.
  • ‘Sectarianism in Recent Iraqi History: What It Is and What It Isn’t’, in Imranali Panjwani (ed.) The Shi‘a of Samarra: the Heritage and Politics of a Community in Iraq, London, I.B. Tauris, 2012, 143-161. Published, 10/2012.
  • ‘Kurdistan: A Suspended Secession from Iraq’, in Aleksandar Pavkovic and Peter Radan (eds.), The Ashgate Research Companion to Secession, Farnham, UK, Ashgate, 2011, 539-42. Published, 11/2011.
  • War and Diplomacy: the Russo Turkish War of 1877-1878 and the Treaty of Berlin, Salt Lake City, University of Utah Press, 2011, xiii + 610 pp. Published, 10/2011.
  • 'The British, the Sunnis and the Shi'is: Social hierarchies of interaction under the British mandate', International Journal of Contemporary Iraqi Studies, 4, 2010, 257-73. Published, 09/2011.
  • Hanna Batatu and the Historiography of Modern Iraq’, in Chris Toensing and Mimi Kirk (eds.), Uncovering Iraq: Trajectories of Disintegration and Transformation, Washington DC, Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University, 2011, 7-27. Published, 09/2011.
  • Tareq Ismael, The Rise and Fall of the Communist Party of Iraq (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008). 349 pp. International Journal of Middle East Studies, 43, 2011, 559-61. Published, 09/2011.
  • ‘Common sense, or a step pregnant with enormous consequences: some thoughts on the possible secession of Iraqi Kurdistan’, in Don H. Doyle (ed.), Secession as an International Phenomenon: From America’s Civil War to Contemporary Separatist Movements, Athens, GA, University of Georgia Press, 2010, 319-37. Published, 10/2010.
  • ed. with Stefan Weber), Syria and Bilad al-Sham under Ottoman Rule: Essays in Honour of Abdul-Karim Rafeq, Brill, Leiden, 2010, xxiv + 633 pp. Published, 07/2010.
  • ‘Municipalities in the Late Ottoman Empire’, in Peter Sluglett (with Stefan Weber, eds.), Syria and Bilad al-Sham under Ottoman Rule: Essays in Honour of Abdul-Karim Rafeq, Brill, Leiden, 2010, 531-42. Published, 07/2010.
  • ‘Introduction’ to Peter Sluglett (with Stefan Weber, eds.), Syria and Bilad al-Sham under Ottoman Rule: Essays in Honour of Abdul-Karim Rafeq, Brill, Leiden, 2010, 1-46. Published, 07/2010.
  • ‘Iraq’ in Cheryl A. Rubenberg (ed.), Encylopedia of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Vol. II, Boulder and London, Lynne Rienner, 2010, 635-40. Published, 06/2010.
  • ‘Iraq under Siege: Politics, Society and Economy 1990-2003, in Mokhtar Lamani and Bessma Momani (eds.), From Desolation to Reconstruction: Iraq’s Troubled Journey, Waterloo, Ontario, Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2010, 13-33. Published, 05/2010.
  • ‘Political Opposition in the Islamic Tradition: a Historical Perspective’, in Holger Albrecht (ed.), Contentious Politics in the Middle East: Political Opposition under Authoritarianism, Gainesville, University Press of Florida, 2010, 52-71. Published, 03/2010.
  • Elyse Semerdjian, “Off the Straight Path”: Illicit Sex, Law and Community in Ottoman Aleppo. 280 pp. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2008. Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, 72, 3, 2009, 567-569. Published, 2009.
  • James Grehan, Everyday Life and Consumer Culture in 18th-Century Damascus. xvii, 320 pp. Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 2007. Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, 72, 3, 2009, 565-567. Published, 2009.
  • Michael Provence, The Great Syrian revolt and the Rise of Arab Nationalism, Austin TX, University of Texas Press, 2005, pp. 209. Bulletin of the Middle East Studies Association, 42, 1-2, 2008, 199-200. Published, 2009.
  • Eric Davis, Memories of State - Politics, History, and Collective Identity in Modern Iraq, Berkeley, University of California Press, 2005. H-Levant, December 2009. Published, 2009.
  • ‘Iraq under Saddam Hussein’, in Encyclopedia of Human Rights, ed. David P. Forsythe, New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009, Vol. 3, pp. 207-216. Published, 2009.
  • ‘The Middle East in the Cold War’, in Louise Fawcett, ed., The International Relations of the Middle East, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2nd ed., 2009, pp. 44-60. Published, 2009.
  • (ed.), The Urban Social History of the Middle East 1750-1950, Syracuse, NY, Syracuse University Press, 2008, xiv + 321 pp. Published, 2008.
  • ‘Imperial myopia; some lessons from two invasions of Iraq’, Middle East Journal, 62, iv, Autumn 2008, 593-609. Published, 2008.
  • ‘The Mandates system in the Middle East: High Ideals, Illiberal Practices’, in Christoph Schumann, ed., Liberal Thought in the Eastern Mediterranean: Late 19th Century until the 1960s, Leiden, Brill, 2008, 29-50. Published, 2008.
  • ‘Introduction’ to Peter Sluglett (ed.), The Urban Social History of the Middle East 1750-1950, Syracuse, NY, Syracuse University Press, 2008, pp. 1-42. Published, 2008.