Reconstructing Rural Egypt: Ahmed Hussein and the History of Egyptian Development

Reconstructing Rural Egypt: Ahmed Hussein and the History of Egyptian Development

by Amy Johnson

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780815630142
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publication date: 11/28/2003
Series: Contemporary Issues in the Middle East Ser.
Pages: 280
Product dimensions: 6.32(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.97(d)

Table of Contents

Illustrationsix
Prefacexi
A Note on Transliterationxv
Abbreviationsxvii
Introductionxix
1.Origins of Hussein's Reform Ideas1
2.The Professor and the Inspector20
3.The Ministry of Social Affairs and the Rural Social Centers47
4.Gaining International Recognition119
5.After 1952: Hussein and Gamal 'Abd al-Nasir163
6.Hussein's Legacy216
Notes239
Glossary281
Bibliography283
Index297

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