skip to content
Brothers' or Others? : Propriety and Gender for Muslim Arab Sudanese in Egypt. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Brothers' or Others? : Propriety and Gender for Muslim Arab Sudanese in Egypt.

Author: Anita Fbos
Publisher: New York : Berghahn Books, Inc., 2008.
Series: Forced Migration, 20
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Muslim Arab Sudanese in Cairo have played a fundamental role in Egyptian history and society during many centuries of close relations between Egypt and Sudan. Although the government and official press describes them as 'brothers' in a united Nile Valley, recent political developments in Egypt have underscored the precarious legal status of Sudanese in Cairo. Neither citizens nor foreigners, they are in an uncertain  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Fbos, Anita.
Brothers' or Others? : Propriety and Gender for Muslim Arab Sudanese in Egypt.
New York : Berghahn Books, Inc., ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anita Fbos
ISBN: 9780857450241 0857450247
OCLC Number: 645101021
Description: 1 online resource (200 pages).
Contents: Title page-'Brothers' or Others?; Contents; Acknowledgements; Note on Transliteration and Transcription; Glossary; Part I-Unity and 'Brotherhood'; Chapter 1-introduction; Chapter 2-Being Sudanese in Cairo; Part II-Modernity and Otherness; Chapter 3-Creating Foreigners, Becoming Exiles; Chapter 4-Presenting Sudanese Differences; Part III-Neither 'Brothers' nor 'Others'; Chapter 5-Muslim Arab Adab and Sudanese Ethnicity; Chapter 6-A Sudanese 'Culture of Exile' in Cairo; Chapter 7-Gender, Diaspora, and Transformation; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Forced Migration, 20

Abstract:

Muslim Arab Sudanese in Cairo have played a fundamental role in Egyptian history and society during many centuries of close relations between Egypt and Sudan. Although the government and official press describes them as 'brothers' in a united Nile Valley, recent political developments in Egypt have underscored the precarious legal status of Sudanese in Cairo. Neither citizens nor foreigners, they are in an uncertain position, created in part through an unusual ethnic discourse which does not draw principally on obvious characteristics of difference. This rich ethnographic study shows instead t.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645101021> # Brothers' or Others? : Propriety and Gender for Muslim Arab Sudanese in Egypt.
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "645101021" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Place/egypt> ; # Egypt.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Place/sudan> ; # Sudan.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Place/egypt_cairo> ; # Egypt--Cairo.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/sex_role> ; # Sex role
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/sudanese_egypt_cairo_ethnic_identity> ; # Sudanese--Egypt--Cairo--Ethnic identity
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Place/sudan_egypt> ; # Sudan--Egypt.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Place/egypt_sudan> ; # Egypt--Sudan.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/sudanese_egypt_cairo_history> ; # Sudanese--Egypt--Cairo--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/sudanese> ; # Sudanese
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.892762406216/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/muslims> ; # Muslims
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/sex_role_egypt_cairo> ; # Sex role--Egypt--Cairo
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/politics_and_government> ; # Politics and government
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/sudanese_egypt_cairo_social_conditions> ; # Sudanese--Egypt--Cairo--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/diplomatic_relations> ; # Diplomatic relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/muslims_egypt_cairo> ; # Muslims--Egypt--Cairo
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Person/fbos_anita> ; # Anita Fbos
    schema:datePublished "2008" ;
    schema:description "Muslim Arab Sudanese in Cairo have played a fundamental role in Egyptian history and society during many centuries of close relations between Egypt and Sudan. Although the government and official press describes them as 'brothers' in a united Nile Valley, recent political developments in Egypt have underscored the precarious legal status of Sudanese in Cairo. Neither citizens nor foreigners, they are in an uncertain position, created in part through an unusual ethnic discourse which does not draw principally on obvious characteristics of difference. This rich ethnographic study shows instead t."@en ;
    schema:description "Title page-'Brothers' or Others?; Contents; Acknowledgements; Note on Transliteration and Transcription; Glossary; Part I-Unity and 'Brotherhood'; Chapter 1-introduction; Chapter 2-Being Sudanese in Cairo; Part II-Modernity and Otherness; Chapter 3-Creating Foreigners, Becoming Exiles; Chapter 4-Presenting Sudanese Differences; Part III-Neither 'Brothers' nor 'Others'; Chapter 5-Muslim Arab Adab and Sudanese Ethnicity; Chapter 6-A Sudanese 'Culture of Exile' in Cairo; Chapter 7-Gender, Diaspora, and Transformation; Bibliography; Index."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/865037155> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Series/forced_migration_20> ; # Forced Migration, 20
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#CreativeWork/brothers_or_others_propriety_and_gender_for_muslim_arab_sudanese_in_egypt> ;
    schema:name "Brothers' or Others? : Propriety and Gender for Muslim Arab Sudanese in Egypt."@en ;
    schema:productID "645101021" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/645101021#PublicationEvent/new_york_berghahn_books_inc_2008> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Agent/berghahn_books_inc> ; # Berghahn Books, Inc.
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=262675> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=544357> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780857450241> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/645101021> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Agent/berghahn_books_inc> # Berghahn Books, Inc.
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Berghahn Books, Inc." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Person/fbos_anita> # Anita Fbos
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Fbos" ;
    schema:givenName "Anita" ;
    schema:name "Anita Fbos" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Place/egypt> # Egypt.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Egypt." ;
    schema:name "Egypt" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Place/egypt_cairo> # Egypt--Cairo.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Egypt--Cairo." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Place/egypt_sudan> # Egypt--Sudan.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Egypt--Sudan." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Place/sudan_egypt> # Sudan--Egypt.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Sudan--Egypt." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Series/forced_migration_20> # Forced Migration, 20
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645101021> ; # Brothers' or Others? : Propriety and Gender for Muslim Arab Sudanese in Egypt.
    schema:name "Forced Migration, 20" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/diplomatic_relations> # Diplomatic relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Diplomatic relations"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/muslims_egypt_cairo> # Muslims--Egypt--Cairo
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Muslims--Egypt--Cairo"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/politics_and_government> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/sex_role_egypt_cairo> # Sex role--Egypt--Cairo
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sex role--Egypt--Cairo"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/sudanese_egypt_cairo_ethnic_identity> # Sudanese--Egypt--Cairo--Ethnic identity
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sudanese--Egypt--Cairo--Ethnic identity"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/sudanese_egypt_cairo_history> # Sudanese--Egypt--Cairo--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sudanese--Egypt--Cairo--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#Topic/sudanese_egypt_cairo_social_conditions> # Sudanese--Egypt--Cairo--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sudanese--Egypt--Cairo--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/865037155#CreativeWork/brothers_or_others_propriety_and_gender_for_muslim_arab_sudanese_in_egypt>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Brothers' or Others? : Propriety and Gender for Muslim Arab Sudanese in Egypt." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645101021> ; # Brothers' or Others? : Propriety and Gender for Muslim Arab Sudanese in Egypt.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780857450241>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0857450247" ;
    schema:isbn "9780857450241" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/645101021>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645101021> ; # Brothers' or Others? : Propriety and Gender for Muslim Arab Sudanese in Egypt.
    schema:dateModified "2019-05-05" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.