This wide-ranging examination of Arab society and culture offers a unique opportunity to know the Arab world from an Arab point of view. Halim Barakat, an . The Arab World: Society, Culture, and State, Halim Barakat. Ali Al‐Taie Ph.D. Shaw University. Search for more papers by this author · Ali Al‐Taie Ph.D. The author of this broad survey of the contemporary Arab world is a Syrian-born sociologist and The Arab World: Society, Culture, and State. by Halim Barakat.
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Halim Isber Barakat Publisher: State or province government publication: English View all editions and formats Summary: This comprehensive survey of Arab society, culture, and political life draws on a unique blend of field research and literary and qualitative analysis.
Particularly helpful is the authors ability to link historical issues of social diversity and integration with the contemporary imperative to buide a new civil society characterized by broad-based political participation of all Arabs. Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private.
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The Arab world : society, culture, and state
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