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Disarming words : empire and the seductions of translation in Egypt

Author: Shaden M Tageldin; American Council of Learned Societies.
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2011.
Series: FlashPoints, 5
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée:
Tageldin, Shaden M.
Disarming words.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2011005499
(OCoLC)702357875
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shaden M Tageldin; American Council of Learned Societies.
ISBN: 9780520950047 0520950046
OCLC Number: 1139278611
Notes: In ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xvii, 348 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Note on Translation and Transliteration --
Overture : Cultural Imperialism Revisited: Translation, Seduction, Power --
The Irresistible Lure of Recognition --
The Dismantling I : Al-Attar's Antihistory of the French in Egypt, 1798-1799 --
Suspect Kinships : Al-Tahtawi and the Theory of French-Arabic "Equivalence," 1827-1834 --
Surrogate Seed, World-Tree : Mubarak, al-Sibai, and the Translations of "Islam" in British Egypt, 1882-1912 --
Order, Origin, and the Elusive Sovereign : Post-1919 Nation Formation and the Imperial Urge toward Translatability --
English Lessons : The Illicit Copulations of Egypt at Empire's End --
Coda : History, Affect, and the Problem of the Universal.
Series Title: FlashPoints, 5
Responsibility: Shaden M. Tageldin.

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