The Resource Whatever Happened to the Egyptians? : Changes in Egyptian Society from 1950 to the Present

Whatever Happened to the Egyptians? : Changes in Egyptian Society from 1950 to the Present

Label
Whatever Happened to the Egyptians? : Changes in Egyptian Society from 1950 to the Present
Title
Whatever Happened to the Egyptians?
Title remainder
Changes in Egyptian Society from 1950 to the Present
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on both academic research and the author's own personal experiences and impressions, this delightful and informative book examines the underlying causes of some of the more disturbing social, political, economic, and cultural phenomena that characterize Egyptian society in the 1990s. Egypt's crisis of culture and other woes are often attributed to the 'open door policy' (Infitah) initiated under President Sadat in the mid-1970s, and to the large-scale migration of Egyptian workers to the oil-rich states of the Gulf that began around the same time. Galal Amin contends, however, that these
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
306.0962
Index
no index present
LC call number
HN786 .A8 A4513 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Whatever Happened to the Egyptians? : Changes in Egyptian Society from 1950 to the Present
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; 1- Social Mobility; 2- Religious Fanaticism; 3- Westernization; 4- Masters and Servants; 5- Public and Private Sectors; 6- The Position of Women; 7- The Arabic Language; 8- Migration; 9- Private Cars; 10- Weddings; 11- Summer Vacations; 12- The Cinema; 13- Egyptian Economists; 14- Egypt and the Market Culture; Notes
Control code
ocn873142268
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (184 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617970528
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25670189
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)873142268
  • pebcs1617970522

Library Locations

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