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Lebanon in Strife: Student Preludes to the Civil War
Lebanon in Strife: Student Preludes to the Civil War
By Halim Barakat
University of Texas Press, 1977, 242 pp

A sociologist's study of Lebanon, with particular attention to the students as a political motor and vanguard of change. In a brief epilogue the author relates the recent civil war to the main study and gives his own pessimistic views on the present state of Lebanese - and Arab - society.