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Modern Arabic literature

a bibliography

by Ragai N. Makar

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arabic literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Bibliography.,
  • Arabic literature -- 20th century -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRagai N. Makar .
    SeriesScarecrow area bibliography series ;, no. 17, Scarecrow area bibliographies ;, 17.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ3014.L56 M35 1998, PJ7538 M35 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 255 p. ;
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL361967M
    ISBN 100810835398
    LC Control Number98022136

    He is currently Vice-President of the British Society for Middle Eastern Studies. Paul Starkey has published widely in the field of modern Arabic literature, as well as on Middle Eastern travel literature; he was co-editor of the Encyclopedia of Arabic Literature () and author of Modern Arabic Literature (EUP, ). This book examines the attempts made by Arab men and women to adapt the new imported forms as well as the indigenous literary tradition to meet the requirements of the modern world. Quoted material is given in English translation, and there is an extensive bibliography.

    Among the plethora of studies on modern Arabic literature, this book is the first major treatment of what has generally been a taboo subject. The scope covers the entire history of modern Arabic literature – poetry, the novel and the short story – from the late nineteenth century to the end of the s.   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Teaching Modern Arabic Literature in Translation by Michelle Hartman at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Author: Michelle Hartman.

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