Ziad Abu-Rish

Bio: 

Ziad Abu-Rish is assistant professor of Middle East history at Ohio University and co-editor of Jadaliyya.


Articles by this Author
Garbage Politics

In late July 2015, mounds of garbage began piling up across Beirut and the towns of Mount Lebanon to the capital’s east. While not without precedent in poorer neighborhoods, such heaps of rubbish had never appeared in more affluent areas....

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Municipal Politics in Lebanon

The municipal system has been a key pillar of debates on administrative decentralization, economic development and political participation in Lebanon. During the late 1990s and early 2000s, activists sought to stop the demolition of the 1924...

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