Tanja Dibou “Young Alawi in Syria: main values and identity”.  

In the latest Youth Voice Journal article author Tanja Dibou explores the subject of youth identity with the particular focus on the Alawite identity (religious minority group) of young people in Syria. The article provides commentary on the transitional period of adolescence and how identities, attitudes and core values are shaped and influenced among young people in this period. In line with this research from this article investigates the core values of young Alawites in Syria, the influence being Alawi carries on their identities and the meanings young people attribute to being Alawi.

Full article available here.


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