Abir Chaaban

PhD Student

Lancaster University

Abir is a PhD student at Lancaster University’s. Her research works with the processes of sectarianisation and de-sectarianisation. She analyzes discourse relations and political communication as they work together by enunciating a discursive formation of identity and formulating fields of regulations or a nomos in the process of sectarianisation.


Chaaban, Abir A. ( fall, 2017). “Incoherence in the Process of Transformation of the Metwali into Jaʿfari Shiʿa and the Consequent Militant Mobilization of Twelver Shiʿa. Journal of Interdisciplinary Middle Eastern Studies. P.p.127-156.