Egypt, the Arabs and the World PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Egypt, the Arabs and the World free pdf In a collection of articles originally published between 1995 and 2011 in Cairo's Al-Ahram Weekly and Ahram Online (as well as in The Guardian and on, Egyptian journalist Hani Shukrallah examines his own culture and society during what he terms "a tempestuous period of history for the region and for its relations with the rest of the world." He makes unflinching observations and asks difficult questions in his attempts to reveal underlying truths about democracy, human development, regional power relations, and the demonization of Arabs and Muslims in the west. While most of the articles in this collection were written in what Shukrallah describes as the Arabs' "age of ugly choices," it ends on a high note: the Egyptian Revolution and the promise of a long-awaited Arab spring. In a 7000-word introduction, Shukrallah reexamines the period in question from the perspective of the Revolution, which he admits took him completely by surprise. An epilog includes a collection of articles written on the very eve of the Egyptian Revolution and as it was taking place.

About Hani Shukrallah

Hani Shukrallah is the founding editor of Ahram Online, the Cairo-based English-language news portal, and the executive director of the Heikal Foundation for Arab Journalism. He has written and published widely on politics and current events for numerous publications, including Al-Ahram Weekly, the Guardian, and Al-Hayat

Details Book

Author : Hani Shukrallah
Publisher : The American University in Cairo Press
Data Published : 15 October 2011
ISBN : 9774164865
EAN : 9789774164866
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Egypt, the Arabs and the World

17 Comments Add a comment

Related eBooks Download

  • Cairo: My City, Our Revolution free pdfCairo: My City, Our Revolution

    Ahdaf Soueif was born and brought up in Cairo. When the Egyptian Revolution of 2011 erupted on January 25th. she. along with thousands of others. called Tahrir Square home for eighteen days. She reported for the world's media and did..

  • Five Egyptian-Arabic One Act Plays free pdfFive Egyptian-Arabic One Act Plays

    This book is meant to be a first reader in Egyptian-Arabic drama for European students. The preface contains a short introduction to the genre with bibliographical hints for further study. The existence of a rich collection of such plays is well known and so are the numerous difficulties of interpretation which they present to the European student because of the dialect in which they are written and the many stamps typical of the place and period of creation which they bear..

  • Headscarves and Hymens free pdfHeadscarves and Hymens

    A passionate manifesto decrying misogyny in the Arab world. by an Egyptian American journalist and activistWhen the Egyptian journalist Mona Eltahawy published an article in "Foreign Policy "magazine in 2012 titled "Why Do They Hate Us..

  • Civic Unrest free pdfCivic Unrest

    From the American Revolution to the French Revolution. from the civil rights era in the United States to Arab Spring in the Middle East. the ongoing battle for freedom and democracy is a profound and fascinating study of the power of human will to change the world..

  • World Revolution free pdfWorld Revolution

    World Revolution: The Plot against Civilization By Nesta H. Webster Amongst all the books. pamphlets. and newspaper articles that are now devoted to the World Revolution through which we are passing..

  • Egypt, the Arabs and the World free pdfEgypt, the Arabs and the World

    Free Download Ebook. In a collection of articles originally published between 1995 and 2011 in Cairo's Al-Ahram Weekly and Ahram Online (as well as in The Guardian and on, Egyptian journali