By Youssef M. Choueiri
The examine of Arab historiography and of the emergence of the Arab countryside as an item of old therapy is an issue of substantial present curiosity. regardless of its significance, no educational paintings has handled this topic as an incredible preoccupation of Arab historians and intellectuals. This booklet, first released in 1989, discusses the improvement of contemporary Arab historiography and its learn of the geographical region within the 19th century, and analyses the paintings of 3 modern Arab historians from Egypt, the Lebanon and Morocco. an enormous and hugely readable account, it reaffirms the significance of historiography and proposes a revision of the style within which sleek Arab proposal has hitherto been categorized and interpreted.
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Arab History and the Nation-State: A Study in Modern Arab Historiography 1820-1980: Volume 1 (Routledge Library Editions: History of the Middle East) by Youssef M. Choueiri