Neopatriarchy: A Theory of Distorted Change in Arab Society. Front Cover. Hisham Sharabi. Oxford University Press, – History – pages. SharabiHisham, Neopatriarchy: A Theory of Distorted Change in Arab Society ( New York: Oxford University Press, ). Pp. – Volume 26 Issue 1 – Mehran . Hisham Sharabi, Neopatriarchy: A Theory of Distorted Values in Arab Society ( New York: Oxford University Press, ) To continue reading this article, please .
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Focusing on the region of the Arab world–comprising some neopwtriarchy hundred million people and twenty-one sovereign states extending from the Atlantic to the Persian Gulf–this book develops a theory of social change that demystifies the setbacks this region has experienced on the road to transformation. Presenting itself as the only valid option, Muslim fundamentalism now confronts the elements calling for secularism and democracy in a bitter battle whose outcome is likely to determine the future of the Arab world as well as that of other Muslim societies in Africa and Asia.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. This book is indispensable and I would recommend every specialist or anyone interested in the Arab world to read it right now! Author of 18 books and numerous articles and editorials, he is well respected as a foremost 20th-century Arab intellectual, contributing greatly to the study of Arabic shxrabi. Browse titles authors subjects uniform titles series callnumbers dewey numbers starting from optional. Can I get a copy?
Melinda Rubinstein rated it really liked it Sep 25, He worked tirelessly to promote understanding of the Arab culture, establishing inalong with several other colleagues, the Georgetown Center for Contemporary Arab Studies.
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Professor Sharabi wharabi economic, political, social, and cultural changes in the last century that led the Arab world, as well as other developing countries, not to modernity but to neopatriarchy–a modernized form of patriarchy.
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He was a professor of history at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, until his retirement in Can I borrow this item? Sharabi the Umar Nelpatriarchy Chair in Arab Culture in recognition of his distinguished intellectual contributions and his efforts to promote Arab studies.
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Focusing on the region of the Arab world–comprising some two hundred million people and twenty-one sovereign states extending from the Atlantic neopatrixrchy the Persian Gulf–this book develops a theory of social change that demystifies the setbacks this region has experienced on the road to transformation.
He challenges some of the most widely held and deeply cherished beliefs and attacks some of the most influential movements. To purchase, visit your preferred ebook provider. Professor Sharabi pinpoints economic, political, social, and cultural changes in the last century that neoppatriarchy the Arab world, as well as other developing hishxm, not to modernity but to neopatriarchy –a modernized form of patriarchy.
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