Sectarianism in Iraq: the role of the coalition provisional authority

  title={Sectarianism in Iraq: the role of the coalition provisional authority},
  author={Tim Jacoby and Nassima Neggaz},
  journal={Critical Studies on Terrorism},
  pages={478 - 500}
ABSTRACT This article challenges recent analyses on sectarianism and Sunni-Shi’a conflict in Iraq by examining the political and economic factors that have underpinned the rising levels of internecine violence that have become apparent since 2003. Rather than rooted in “ancient hatreds”, these dynamics are, we argue, the outcome of a series of decisions and social transformations imposed on the Iraqi state in the immediate aftermath of the invasion – namely the format of the constitution… 
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