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Configuring identity in the modern Arab East

S. Seikaly

Configuring identity in the modern Arab East

by S. Seikaly

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Published by American University of Beirut Press in Beirut, Lebanon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Group identity,
  • Nationalism,
  • Social conditions,
  • Secularism,
  • Identität,
  • National characteristics,
  • Identity politics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Samir M. Seikaly
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN766.A8 C655 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 165 p. ;
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25243062M
    ISBN 109953901961
    ISBN 109789953901961
    LC Control Number2010331790
    OCLC/WorldCa427393991

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