Political Familism in Lebanon

@article{Joseph2011PoliticalFI,
  title={Political Familism in Lebanon},
  author={S. Joseph},
  journal={The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  year={2011},
  volume={636},
  pages={150 - 163}
}
  • S. Joseph
  • Published 2011
  • Sociology
  • The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
  • Patrimonialism has been used to explain the “backwardness” of Middle Eastern states, their “lacks.” Patrimonialism, however, may undermine its own insights by creating false binaries and false histories. The author suggests family/families as a point of departure and political familism as a conceptual step toward reframing analysis of state/citizen relationships in Lebanon. Political familism refers to the deployment of family institutions, ideologies, idioms (idiomatic kinship), practices, and… CONTINUE READING
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