Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 April 2019

320 Pages | 15

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474436717

Bookseller Code (06)

Protestants, Gender and the Arab Renaissance in Late Ottoman Syria

Deanna Ferree Womack

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Alternative Histories

  • Locates Syrian Protestant narratives within American, Ottoman and global histories
  • Explores macro-questions of Arab-American relations and gender roles in the Islamic world
  • Brings Middle Eastern studies into conversation with the field of World Christianity
  • Makes rare and neglected writings by Syrian Protestants accessible to non-Arabic speakers
  • Includes a bibliography of primary Arabic source materials by Syrian Protestant women