This wide-ranging examination of Arab society and culture offers a unique opportunity to know the Arab world from an Arab point of view. Halim Barakat, an . The Arab World: Society, Culture, and State, Halim Barakat. Ali Al‐Taie Ph.D. Shaw University. Search for more papers by this author · Ali Al‐Taie Ph.D. The author of this broad survey of the contemporary Arab world is a Syrian-born sociologist and The Arab World: Society, Culture, and State. by Halim Barakat.
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The Arab world : society, culture, and state
Marriage and Divorce Patterns. This scholarly work by sometime novelist Barakat sociology, Georgetown Univ. Halim Barakat, an expatriate Syrian who is both scholar and novelist, emphasizes the dynamic changes and diverse patterns that have characterized the Middle East since the mid-nineteenth century.
English View all editions and formats Summary: Drawing on his own firsthand knowledge of the area and on an exhaustive review of the available literature both annd English and ArabicBarakat presents a critical analysis of the historical and structural forces that shaped Arab society. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.
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The Peasantry and the Village. A comprehensive study of the social, political, and cultural dimensions of contemporary Arab society, which stretches from Morocco to Iraq. Halim Barakat, an expatriate Syrian who is both a scholar and a novelist, emphasizes the dynamic changes and diverse patterns that have characterized the Middle East since the midth century.
Bases of class distinction and formation. Instead, Barakat reveals a society that is highly complex, with many and various contending polarities. This book provides the Western reader with a wealth of historic and contemporary information, and is especially welcome because it presents an Arab view.
The place of Arabs in history and their common experiences. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. The starting point of analysis.
Other editions – View all The Arab World: Arguing from a perspective that is both radical and critical, Barakat is committed to the improvement of human conditions in the Arab world. Researching the Roots of Disaster. Recommended for academic libraries and others with large collections on the Middle East. Basic classes in contemporary Arab society. Arab Society Basic Characteristic Features.
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Conflict resolution in the Arab world: Barakat maintains that the unequal power relationships between Western imperial forces and Arabs have strongly influenced Western writing, thereby limiting our understanding of what it means to be Arab. Don’t have an account? This comprehensive survey of Arab society, culture, and political life draws on a unique blend of field research and literary and qualitative analysis.