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Arabs in the Mirror

Images and Self-Images from Pre-Islamic to Modern Times

by Nissim Rejwan

  • 141 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Middle Eastern,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Middle Eastern,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10293632M
    ISBN 100292717288
    ISBN 109780292717282

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By letting Arabs speak for themselves, Arabs in the Mirror refutes a prominent Western stereotype—that Arabs are incapable of self-reflection or self-government. On the contrary, it reveals a rich tradition of self-criticism and self-knowledge in the Arab world.

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Read more Read less click to open popoverAuthor: Nissim Rejwan. By letting Arabs speak for themselves, Arabs in the Mirror refutes a prominent Western stereotype—that Arabs are incapable of self-reflection or self-government. On the contrary, it. By letting Arabs speak for themselves, Arabs in the Mirror refutes a prominent Western stereotype—that Arabs are incapable of self-reflection or self-government.

On the contrary, it reveals a rich tradition of self-criticism and self-knowledge in the Arab world. (Lewis, The Arabs in History, 29). In his book Muhammad and the Conquests of.

To bring new perspectives to the question of Arab identity, Iraqi-born scholar Nissim Rejwan has assembled this collection of writings of Arab and Western intellectuals, who try to define what it means to be Arab.

He begins with pre-Islamic times and continues to the last decades of the 20th century. (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Buy Arabs in the Mirror: Images and Self-images from Pre-Islamic to Modern Times First Edition by Nissim Rejwan (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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