AbstractsBiology & Animal Science

Hamas’ and Hezbollah’s sense of interconnectedness before and since the Syrian War: succumbing to sectarianism or unity in resistance?

by Lisa van Hulst

Institution: Leiden University
Year: 2015
Keywords: Hamas; Hezbollah; discourse analysis; resistance; Syrian War
Record ID: 1259911
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/1887/32231


In this thesis the connectedness of Hamas and Hezbollah before and especially since the Syrian War is analyzed. In order to generate an insider perspective, a discourse analysis of publications on the two movements' official websites was carried out.