Sami Hermez

  • 19 Citations
20112019
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Personal profile

Research Interests

His research focuses on the everyday life of political violence in Lebanon, and his broader concerns include the study of social movements, the state, memory, security, and human rights in the Arab World.

Education/Academic qualification

Anthropology , PhD, NU in Qatar

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Lebanon Social Sciences
political violence Social Sciences
ethnography Social Sciences
militia Social Sciences
everyday life Social Sciences
research focus Social Sciences
Social Movements Social Sciences
solidarity Social Sciences

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Research Output 2011 2019

  • 19 Citations
  • 4 Article
  • 2 Chapter

Dehumanization in War and Peace: Encounters with Lebanon's Ex-Militia Fighters

Hermez, S., Jan 1 2019, In : American Anthropologist. 121, 3, p. 583-594 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

militia
Lebanon
peace
Militia
Dehumanization

Ethnographies of political violence

Hermez, S., Mar 3 2016, The Ashgate Research Companion to Anthropology. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 257-272 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

political violence
ethnography

Ethnographies of political violence

Hermez, S., Jan 1 2015, The Ashgate Research Companion to Anthropology. Ashgate Publishing Ltd., p. 257-272 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

political violence
ethnography
3 Citations (Scopus)

When the state is (n)ever present: On cynicism and political mobilization in Lebanon

Hermez, S., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. 21, 3, p. 507-523 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lebanon
mobilization
present
militia
parliamentary election
10 Citations (Scopus)

"The War is Going to Ignite": On the Anticipation of Violence in Lebanon

Hermez, S., Nov 1 2012, In : Political and Legal Anthropology Review. 35, 2, p. 327-344 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lebanon
violence
everyday life
experience