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Arab and American cultures : [a conference

Author: American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.
Publisher: Washington : AEI, ©1977.
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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
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Conference on Arab and American Cultures (1976 : Washington, D.C.).
Arab and American cultures.
Washington : AEI, ©1977
(OCoLC)644277582
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.
ISBN: 0844721166 9780844721163 0844721158 9780844721156
OCLC Number: 3710624
Notes: Proceedings of the conference held Sept. 22-23, 1976.
Description: 236 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. History: Sands and dreams / Abdallah Laroui --
The American perception of the Arab world / William E. Leuchtenburg --
pt. 2. Literature: The impact of tradition on the development of modern Arabic literature / Sahair el-Calamawy --
I am dying, Egypt, dying / John Updike --
pt. 3. Culture: Rational aspects of the classical Arabic culture / Zaki Naguib Mahmoud --
American culture and the idea of community / Robert Nisbet --
pt. 4. Politics: The sociocultural determinants of Arab diplomacy / Mansour Khalid --
The American opposition to government and its international implications / Samuel P. Huntington --
pt. 5. Can cultures survive?: Round table / Samuel P. Huntington, Laura Nader, Mustafa Safwan, Edward Said, Edward Stewart --
Appendixes: The intellectual life in contemporary Egypt / Zaki Naguib Mahmoud --
The cultural situation of the American writer / John Updike --
Arab diplomacy: failures and successes / Boutros Boutros-Ghali.
Responsibility: sponsored by the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research].

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