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Algeria  
 
Winsteadt, E.O.
"An Algerian Gypsy Prophetess," in Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society 31:77 (1952).
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Chad  
 
Felkin, R. W..
"Central African Gypsies" in Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, (April 1889): 220-22.
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Cyprus  
 
"CYPRUS, Second Periodic Report on the Application of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities"
Report submitted by the Office of the Law Commissioner for the Republic of Cyprus to the Council of Europe (October 27, 2006).
 
Constantinou, Costas M..
"Aporias of Identity and the 'Cyprus Problem'," Paper presented at the ECPR Joint Sessions of Workshops (April 25-30, 2006).
 
Fragkou, Marias.
"What Happened to the 'Gypsies' of Cyprus," in Selides 324 (February 6, 1998):90-92.
 
Kenrick, Donald and Taylor, Gillian.
"Gypsies in Cyprus." Roma No. 24 (January, 1986): 36-38.
 
Marsh, Adrian and Strand, Elin.
"...spies, deserters and undesirable persons...", the Gypsies of Cyprus, 1322-2003." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 8, Spring/Summer 2003.
 
Novoselsky, Valery.
"Interview with Chryso Pelekani, pro-Roma activist from Cyprus," in Romano Liloro Googlegroups (August 21, 2015).
 
Stavrinou, Tonias.
"Life is not a Cinema," in Selides 368 (December, 1998): 160-166.
 
Williams, G. A.
"The Gypsies of Cyprus: A DRC Update, March 2000." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 2, Spring/Summer 2000.
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Egypt  
 
Green, Lawrence G.
"Gypsies of the Nile" in Old Africa's Last Secrets. New York: McBride Books, 1961.
 
Hanna, Nabil Sobhi.
Ghagar of Sett Guiranha: A Study of a Gypsy Community in Egypt. A dissertation presented to The American Univerity of Cairo, June 1982.
 
Holmes, Kevin
"The Dom of Egypt: A DRC Update, May 2002 ." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 6, Spring/Summer 2002.
 
Holmes, Kevin
"Visiting with the Dom Musicians of Egypt ." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 2, No. 1, Fall/Winter 2004.
 
Holmes, Kevin
"A Videographic Portrait - An Introduction to the Dom Musicians of Egypt ." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 2, No. 1, Fall/Winter 2004.
 
Holmes, Kevin
"The Rababah ." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 2, No. 1, Fall/Winter 2004.
 
Kahle, Paul E.
"A Gypsy Woman in Egypt in the Thirteenth Century A.D." Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 1950, XXIX:11-15.
 
Lane, E. W.
Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians. London: East-West Publications, 1989.
 
Marsh, Adrain.
"Gypsies and non-Gypsies in Egypt: the Zabaleen and Ghagar Communities of Cairo." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 3, Fall/Winter 2000.
 
Reynolds, Dwight Fletcher.
Heroic Poets, Poetic Heroes: The Ethnography of Performance in an Arabic Oral Epic Tradition. Myth and Poetics Series, ed. Gregory Nagy. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1995.
 
Saleh, Magda.
"The Ghawazi of Egypt," in Roma No. 28, January 1988, pages 15-29.
 
Sampson, John.
"The Ghagar of Egypt: a Chapter in the History of Gypsy Migration" in Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 7(2):79-90, 1928.
 
Streck, Bernhard.
"Recollections of Nabil Sobhi Hanna." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 8, Spring/Summer 2003.
 
van Nieuwkerk, Karin.
A Trade Like Any Other: Female Singers and Dancers in Egypt. Cairo, Egypt: The American University Press, 1996.
 
Walker, John.
"The Gypsies of Modern Egypt" in The Moslem World, XXIII (July 1933), pp. 285-289.
 
Ward, H. Gordon.
"Gypsies on the Nile in the Sixteenth Century." Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 1934, XIII, No. 1:55-56.
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Gaza & the West Bank  
 
Matras, Yaron.
"Two Domari Legends about the Origin of the Doms." Romani Studies, Series 5, Vol. 10, No. 1 (2000): 49-75.
(Available on-line at the University of Manchester Romani Project.)
 
Sleem, Amoun
"Domari: The Society of Gypsies in Israel " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 2, Spring/Summer 2000.
 
Sleem, Amoun
"Stories from a Dom (Gypsy) Woman - The Dom Community of Jerusalem " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 2, Spring/Summer 2000.
 
Sleem, Amoun
"Stories from a Dom (Gypsy) Woman, Part 2 - Settlement in Jerusalem and Surrounding Area " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 3, Fall/Winter 2000.
 
Sleem, Amoun
"Stories from a Dom (Gypsy) Woman, Part 3 - The Family " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 4, Spring/Summer 2001.
 
Williams, Allen
"The Dom of Gaza: A DRC Update, June 2002 " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 6, Spring/Summer 2002.
 
Williams, Allen
"The Dom of the Gaza Strip: A DRC Update, June 2004 " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 10, Spring/Summer 2004.
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Greece  
 
Davanellos, Nick.
"Roma in Greece," in Roma No. 24 (January,1986): 39-40.
 
Hunt, Yvonne.
"Yiftos, Tsinganos: A Note on Greek Terminology" in Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society 5, Vol. 9, No. 1:71-78 (1999).
 
Kyriakidou, Dina.
"Life's no Soap-opera for Greek Gypsies" in Middle East Times, November 8, 1998.
 
Petrova, Dimitrina and Dimitras, Panayote, editors.
Cleaning Operations: Excluding Roma in Greece in European Roma Rights Center, Country Reports Series, No. 12 (April, 2003).
 
Rajab, Katani J.
"Greek Gypsies," in Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, 41 (1962): 150-153.
 
Rinne, Cia.
"The Situation of the Roma in Greece." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 6, Spring/Summer 2002.
 
Tong, Diane.
"Aspects of Narrative Tradition in A Greek Gypsy Community," in Cahiers de Litterature Orale, No. 30:79-87, Inalco, 1991.
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Iran  
 
Arnold, Hermann.
"Some Observations on Turkish and Persian Gypsies," Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 46 (1967):105-122 (translated from the German by A. M. Fraser).
 
Barth, Fredrik.
"Attached Gypsy Tribe" in Nomads of South Persia: The Basseri Tribe of the Khamseh Confederacy. Illinois: Waveland Press, Inc., 1986 (reissue).
 
Goeje, Michiel J. de and Sampson, John.
"The Gypsies of Persia" in Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society (2) 1:181-3 (1907).
 
Groome, Francis Hindes.
"Persian and Syrian Gypsies." Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, 1889, 1, II:21-27.
 
Ivanov, Vladimir A.
"On the Language of the Gypsies of Qainat (in Eastern Persia)" in Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society 10:439-55 (1914).
 
Ivanov, Vladimir A.
"Further Notes on Gypsies in Persia," in Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society 16:281-91 (1920).
 
Oprisan, Ana
"Searching for the Roma in Bam. " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 10, Spring/Summer 2004.
 
Refsum, Helge.
"Gypsies in Persia." Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 1962, Vol. XLI, July-Oct., No. 3-4:154.
 
Sykes, Percy M.
"Anthropological Notes on Southern Persia," in Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain 32:339-49 (1902).
 
Sykes, Percy M.
"The Gypsies of Persia: A Second Vocabulary," in Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain 36:302-11 (1906).
 
Windfuhr, Gernor L.
"European Gypsies in Iran: A First Report," Anthropological Linguistics 12 (1970):271-292.
 
Wirth, A.
"A Persian Gypsy Vocabulary." Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 1927, VI, No. 2.
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Iraq  
 
Fernea, Elizabeth Warnock.
"Gypsies" in Guests of the Sheik: An Ethnography of an Iraqi Village. New York: Anchor/Doubleday Book, 1965.
 
Kawakami, Yasunori.
"The Iraqi Gypsies After the Collapse of Hussein's Regime" KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 2, No. 2, Spring/Summer 2005.
 
Zeidel, Ronen.
"Gypsies and Society in Iraq: Between Marginality, Folklore and Romanticism" in Middle Eastern Studies, Published online January 21 2014.
(Available on-line at Middle Eastern Studies).
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Israel
 
Gabai, Shafi.
"Very Strange Gypsies," in Davar Ha Shavua (Hebrew Weekly) translated by David and Jose Patterson, 1983.
 
Matras, Yaron.
"The State of Present-Day Domari in Jerusalem" in Mediterranean Language Review, 11 (1999).
(Available on-line at the University of Manchester Romani Project.)
 
Rajab, Katani J.
"Jottings on Gypsies in the Middle East: Turkish Gypsies in Bethany," Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, 41 (1962):150-153.
 
Regensburger, Reinhold.
"Gypsies in the Land of Israel," Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, 37 (1958):69-70.
 
Sleem, Amoun
"Domari: The Society of Gypsies in Israel " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 2, Spring/Summer 2000.
 
Sleem, Amoun
"Stories from a Dom (Gypsy) Woman - The Dom Community of Jerusalem " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 2, Spring/Summer 2000.
 
Sleem, Amoun
"Stories from a Dom (Gypsy) Woman, Part 2 - Settlement in Jerusalem and Surrounding Area " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 3, Fall/Winter 2000.
 
Sleem, Amoun
"Stories from a Dom (Gypsy) Woman, Part 3 - The Family " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 4, Spring/Summer 2001.
 
Wasserstein, Bernard.
"Where are they now?" in The Jerusalem Post, Monday, November 23, 1998.
 
Williams, Allen
"Dom Photographs in the Collection of Elia Kahvedjian " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 10, Spring/Summer 2004.
 
Winstedt, E. O.
"Palestinian Gypsies," Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 31 (1952):77-78.
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Jordan  
 
Dawwas, Hadeel.
"Alice in Amman." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 3, May 2013.
 
Moawwad, Kamel.
"The Linguistic Situation of Gypsies and Turkmans as Ethnic Minorities Living in Jordan: A Sociolinguistic Perspective." Master's Thesis, Yarmouk University, January, 1999.
 
Phillips, D. J.
"An Encounter with the Dom of Jordan." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 3, Fall/Winter 2000.
 
Luck, Taylor
"Jordan's Scorned Gypsises, the Dom say it is Time to Demand Their Rights." Christian Science Monitor, July 15, 2015.
 
Ryder, Andrew
"The Forgotten Gypsies." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 5, Fall/Winter 2001.
 
Williams, Allen
"The Current Situation of the Dom in Jordan: A DRC Update, 2003." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 8, Spring/Summer 2003.
 
Yates, D. E.
"The Nuars in Jordan," Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 36 (1957):145:147.
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Lebanon  
 
Al-Awar, Nada and Dandash, Morshed.
"They come in their big cars and make promises they never keep." in The Beirut Daily Star, June 13, 1998.
 
Hannouch, Julie.
"Schooling the Chiclet Children" in The Beirut Daily Star, August 19, 1999.
 
Williams, G. A.
"The Gypsies of Lebanon: A DRC Update, April 2000." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 2, Spring/Summer 2000.
 
A Dom Research Center Interview
"A DRC Interview with Dr. Agnes Sanders." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 4, Spring/Summer 2001.
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Libya  
 
Felkin, R. W.
"Central African Gypsies" in Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, (April 1889): 220-22.
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Oman  
 
Miles, S. B.
"Note on the Tribes of Oman." Chap. in Annals of Oman to 1728. New York: The Oleander Press, 1984.
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Sudan  
 
Felkin, R. W..
"Central African Gypsies" in Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, (April 1889): 220-22.
 
Streck, Bernhard.
Die Halab: Zigeuner am Nil. Edition Trickster im Peter Hammer Verlag, 1996.
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Syria  
 
Groome, Francis Hindes.
"Persian and Syrian Gypsies." Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, 1889, 1, II:21-27.
 
Meyer, Frank.
"Dom und Turkman in Stadt und Land Damaskus." Erlanger Geographische Arbeiten. Erlangen, 1994.
 
Williams, Allen.
"The Gypsies of Syria: A DRC Update, May 2001." KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 4, Spring/Summer 2001.
 
Winstedt, E. O.
"Syrian Gypsies," Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 30 (1951):78-79.
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Turkey  
 
Arnold, Hermann.
"Some Observations on Turkish and Persian Gypsies," Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 46 (1967):105-122.
 
Halliday, W. R.
"Some Notes upon the Gypsies of Turkey." Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society (third series) 1922, I:163-189.
 
Levy, Juliette de Bairacli.
"The Gypsies of Turkey," Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, third series, 31 (1952):5-13.
 
Mischek, Udo.
"The Professional Skills of Gypsies in Istanbul, " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 7, Fall/Winter 2002.
 
Oprisan, Ana.
"Forgotten in the Crisis: The Dom People of Syria and Turkey on the Streets of Diyarbakir, " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 3, May 2013.
 
Oprisan, Ana.
"Overview on the Roma in Turkey, " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 7, Fall/Winter 2002.
 
Ozunal, Mustafa.
"Samples from the Fotograf Vakfz Collection, " KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 7, Fall/Winter 2002.
 
Zwart, Arjen J.
"Roma Family Protrait," KURI - DRJournal, Vol. 1, No. 9, Fall/Winter 2003.
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