skip to main content

Our response to the Covid-19 outbreak.

Research Library

Center for the Middle East

Lebanon's Political Sectarianism

Lebanon's Political Sectarianism.

By Joseph Bahout, Ph.D., Sciences Po, Paris; Carnegie Middle East Program

The author explores consociational democracy as it has played out in Lebanon, and its possible use as a heuristic tool to rethink the relationship between communal groups, political organizations, and the state in the contemporary Middle East.