Statecraft in the Middle East: Oil, Historical Memory, and Popular Culture / Edition 1

Statecraft in the Middle East: Oil, Historical Memory, and Popular Culture / Edition 1

by Eric Davis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813010586

ISBN-13: 9780813010588

Pub. Date: 05/28/1991

Publisher: University Press of Florida

"The editors should be applauded for this diverse collection, their excellent translations of the Arabic articles, and their insistence that hegemonic culture and ideology be analysed deeply in Middle East studies."Middle Eastern Studies

Contents Foreword by Donald Quataert
1. Theorizing State Formation and Social Change in Arab Oil-Producing

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"The editors should be applauded for this diverse collection, their excellent translations of the Arabic articles, and their insistence that hegemonic culture and ideology be analysed deeply in Middle East studies."Middle Eastern Studies

Contents Foreword by Donald Quataert
1. Theorizing State Formation and Social Change in Arab Oil-Producing Countries, by Eric Davis
2.  The Social Origins of the Authoritarian State in the Arab East, by Khaldoun Hasan al-Naqeeb
3. Legitimacy, Identity and the Writing of History in Libya, by Lisa Anderson
4. Social and Political Dimensions of the Historiography of the Arab Gulf, by Assem Dessouki
5. Statecraft,  Historical Memory, and Popular Culture in Iraq and Kuwait, by Eric Davis and Nicolas Gavrielides
6. Power and Representation: Social Change, Gender Relations, and the Education of Women in Kuwait, by Noura al-Falah
7. Contemporary Trends in the Study of Folklore in the Arab Gulf States, by Muhammed Rajab al-Najjar
8. The Sociopolitical Context of the Iraqi Short Story, 1908-1968, by Muhsin Jassim al-Musawi
9. Economic Relations among Social Classes in Algerian Folk Proverbs, by Abdel-Malek Mortad

 

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ISBN-13:
9780813010588
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
Publication date:
05/28/1991
Edition description:
First
Pages:
274
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.03(h) x 0.88(d)

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