H-Levant is a moderated network for those interested in the scholarly discussion of the modern history and culture of the countries of the Eastern Mediterranean. Called "the Levant" in English and "al-mashriq" in Arabic, the region today includes Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, the Palestinian territories, Jordan and parts of Turkey. While most of the inhabitants are Arabic-speaking Muslims, there are significant populations of Jews and Christians. And although the peoples of the region are diverse, they possess a shared history stretching back millenia.
The International Journal of Conflict Engagement and Resolution (IJCER) is produced by the Graduate Program on Conflict Resolution, Management and Negotiation at Bar-Ilan University. It is edited by Professors Michal Alberstein and Jay Rothman, guest edited by Dr. Rafi Nets-Zehngut, and guided by an international advisory board of leading scholars and practitioners in the field.
Journal of Levantine Studies
Call for Proposals: Special Issue on "Gender, Citizenship, and Immigration: A Comparative Perspective on the Mediterranean"
Guest Editors: Gökce Yurdakul and Inna Michaeli, Humboldt University of Berlin
Children and War: Past and Present
Third international multidisciplinary conference to be held at the University of Salzburg, Austria, on 13-15 July 2016
Organized by the University of Salzburg and the University of Wolverhampton, in association with the UN Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict.