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The Arabs

Author: Maxime Rodinson
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Arabs is an interpretative essay based upon a great deal of reading and research, and like other writings of the author, brilliant and insightful. Rodinson's response to the question Who are the Arabs? traces the career of the Arab people from their first appearance about twenty-nine centuries ago up to the present day. The purpose of the book is to make the reader aware of an undeniable Arab being, of its  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rodinson, Maxime.
Arabs.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©1981
(DLC) 80025916
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maxime Rodinson
OCLC Number: 1028222760
Notes: Translation of Les Arabes.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 188 pages)
Contents: Who are the Arabs? --
The nature and growth of Arabhood --
Arabism --
Prospects and pitfalls for the Arab world --
Is a comprehensive portrait of the Arabs possible?
Other Titles: Arabes.
Responsibility: Maxime Rodinson ; translated by Arthur Goldhammer.
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"The Arabs is an interpretative essay based upon a great deal of reading and research, and like other writings of the author, brilliant and insightful. Rodinson's response to the question Who are the Arabs? traces the career of the Arab people from their first appearance about twenty-nine centuries ago up to the present day. The purpose of the book is to make the reader aware of an undeniable Arab being, of its historic performance and its contemporary situation, on the basis of a scientifically careful but sympathetic study and statement."--Back cover.

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