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Mazza, Roberto

Lecturer, History


Dr Roberto Mazza earned his PhD from SOAS in 2007, he is currently a Research Associate at SOAS and he has been recently appointed Lecturer in History at the University of Limerick. He has published two book with IB Tauris, in 2009 'Jerusalem from the Ottomans to the British' and in 2011 'Jerusalem in World War I: the Palestine Diary of a European Consul'. Dr Mazza has also published several articles on the Jerusalem Quarterly and recently has published an article on First World Studies 'For God and La Patrie: Antonin Jaussen, Dominican Priest and French intellegence agent in the Middle East, 1914-1920.' Dr Mazza has worked also on urban violence and a chapter in relation to the Nebi Musa Riots that occured in Jerusalem 1920 has been published in Urban Violence in the Middle East: Changing Cityscapes in the Transition from Empire to Nation State.

DISCIPLINE
History
SUB AREAS
Urban Studies   
Arab-Israeli Conflict   
Middle East/Near East Studies   
AREAS OF INTEREST
All Middle East   
Ottoman Empire   
Palestine   
SPECIALTIES
1917 Jerusalem & Issue of Balfour Declaration   
Late Ottoman Hist of Jerusalem   
First World War in the Middle East   
LANGUAGES
French (Intermediate)   
Hebrew (Elementary)   
Italian (Native)   
Spanish (Intermediate)   
Turkish (Elementary)   
English (Advanced)   
EDUCATION
PhD2008HistoryU of London, SOAS
MA2002PolU of London, SOAS
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Roberto Mazza






University of Limerick
Department of History (Room C1076)
College of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences
Limerick
V94 T9PX
Ireland
robbymazza@gmail.com

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