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Contemporary Arab contribution to world culture : an Arab-Western dialogue

Author: Magdi Youssef
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book comprises a selection of papers delivered at a research meeting of the International Association of Intercultural Studies (IAIS) which took place on the premises of UNESCO in Paris in March, 2009. As suggested by its title, it addresses prejudices prevailing not only in Western societies, but also in marginalized ones, especially among their Western-oriented intelligentsia. It is often claimed that there  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Contemporary Arab contribution to world culture.
Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2018
(OCoLC)1028529855
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Magdi Youssef
ISBN: 9781527515611 1527515613
OCLC Number: 1046633848
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 225 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Intro; Contents; Chapter One; Part One --
The Contemporary Arab Contribution to World Culture in the Current Natural Sciences; Chapter Two; Chapter Three; Chapter Four; Chapter Five; Part Two --
The Contemporary Arab Contribution to World Culture in the Social Sciences; Chapter Six; Part Three --
The Contemporary Arab Contribution to World Culture in the Fine Arts and the Literary Discourse; Chapter Seven; Chapter Eight; Chapter Nine; Chapter Ten; Chapter Eleven; Chapter Twelve
Responsibility: Edited by Magdi Youssef.

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"Youssef asserts that these non-Western societies still have quite a lot to add to world knowledge. However, he wants to address an illusion that exists in the minds of many people, especially among Read more...

 
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