Home and Homeland: The Dialogics of Tribal and National Identities in Jordan

Home and Homeland: The Dialogics of Tribal and National Identities in Jordan

by Linda L. Layne

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781400820986
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 02/18/1994
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 208
File size: 998 KB

About the Author

Linda L. Layne is Alma and H. Erwin Hale Teaching Professor of Humanities and Social Sciences in the Department of Science and Technology Studies at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Table
Preface
A Note on Transliteration
Ch. 1 Rethinking Collective Identity 3
Ch. 2 A Generation of Change 38
Ch. 3 Arab Architectonics 52
Ch. 4 Capitalism and the Politics of Domestic Space 79
Ch. 5 National Representations: The Tribalism Debate 96
Ch. 6 The Election of Identity 108
Ch. 7 Constricting Culture and Tradition in the Valley 128
Ch. 8 Monarchal Posture 143
References 161
Index 179

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