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Hezbollah: Mobilization and Power

Aurélie Daher


Almost thirty years after its foundation, Lebanese Hezbollah is an organization that remains difficult to understand. What exactly is Hezbollah? An Islamist terrorist group dedicated to destroying Israel? The first Arab national resistance to have ever defeated Tel Aviv's troops? A patriotic and respectable party or a fascist network having managed to control all levels of Lebanese political life? How did this organization acquire such an important role in the Middle-Eastern game and in Lebanese politics? This book has three purposes. Firstly, to clearly articulate a definition of Hezbollah, p ... More

Keywords: Hezbollah, Lebanon, Islamism, Jihadism, Mobilization, Shiite

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780190495893
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190495893.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Aurélie Daher, author
Université Paris-Dauphine and Sciences Po, Paris