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The Resource A history of the Arab peoples, Albert Hourani

A history of the Arab peoples, Albert Hourani

Label
A history of the Arab peoples
Title
A history of the Arab peoples
Statement of responsibility
Albert Hourani
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hourani, Albert Habib
Dewey number
909/.0974927
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS37.7
LC item number
.H67 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arab countries
  • États arabes
Label
A history of the Arab peoples, Albert Hourani
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 500-529) and indexes
Contents
The making of a world (seventh-tenth century). A new power in an old world ; The formation of an empire ; The formation of a society ; The articulation of Islam -- Arab Muslim societies (eleventh-fifteenth century). The Arab Muslim world ; The countryside ; The life of cities ; Cities and their rulers ; Ways of Islam ; The culture of the 'ulama ; Divergent paths of thought ; The culture of courts and people -- The Ottoman age (sixteenth-eighteenth century). The Ottoman empire ; Ottoman societies ; The changing balance of power in the eighteenth century -- The age of European empires (1800-1939). European power and reforming governments (1800-1860) ; European empires and dominant élites (1860-1914) ; The culture of imperialism and reform ; The climax of European power (1914-1939) ; Changing ways of life and thought (1914-1939) -- The age of nation-states (since 1939). The end of the empires (1939-1962) ; Changing societies (1940s and 1950s) ; National culture (1940s and 1950s) ; The climax of Arabism (1950s and 1960s) ; Arab unity and disunity (since 1967) ; A disturbance of spirits (since 1967) -- Maps -- Genealogies and dynasties
Control code
ocm22490404
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 551 p.
Isbn
9780674395657
Lccn
90048708
Note
Gift of Wren Doering.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)22490404
Label
A history of the Arab peoples, Albert Hourani
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 500-529) and indexes
Contents
The making of a world (seventh-tenth century). A new power in an old world ; The formation of an empire ; The formation of a society ; The articulation of Islam -- Arab Muslim societies (eleventh-fifteenth century). The Arab Muslim world ; The countryside ; The life of cities ; Cities and their rulers ; Ways of Islam ; The culture of the 'ulama ; Divergent paths of thought ; The culture of courts and people -- The Ottoman age (sixteenth-eighteenth century). The Ottoman empire ; Ottoman societies ; The changing balance of power in the eighteenth century -- The age of European empires (1800-1939). European power and reforming governments (1800-1860) ; European empires and dominant élites (1860-1914) ; The culture of imperialism and reform ; The climax of European power (1914-1939) ; Changing ways of life and thought (1914-1939) -- The age of nation-states (since 1939). The end of the empires (1939-1962) ; Changing societies (1940s and 1950s) ; National culture (1940s and 1950s) ; The climax of Arabism (1950s and 1960s) ; Arab unity and disunity (since 1967) ; A disturbance of spirits (since 1967) -- Maps -- Genealogies and dynasties
Control code
ocm22490404
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 551 p.
Isbn
9780674395657
Lccn
90048708
Note
Gift of Wren Doering.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)22490404

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