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The Resource Being modern in the Middle East : revolution, nationalism, colonialism, and the Arab middle class, Keith David Watenpaugh, (electronic resource)

Being modern in the Middle East : revolution, nationalism, colonialism, and the Arab middle class, Keith David Watenpaugh, (electronic resource)

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Being modern in the Middle East : revolution, nationalism, colonialism, and the Arab middle class
Title
Being modern in the Middle East
Title remainder
revolution, nationalism, colonialism, and the Arab middle class
Statement of responsibility
Keith David Watenpaugh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Watenpaugh, Keith David
Dewey number
956/.03/08622
LC call number
DS63.6
LC item number
.W38 2006
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arab nationalism
  • Middle class
  • Revolutions
  • Social conflict
  • Civil society
Label
Being modern in the Middle East : revolution, nationalism, colonialism, and the Arab middle class, Keith David Watenpaugh, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-316) and index
Contents
Introduction : modernity, class, and the architectures of community -- An eastern Mediterranean city on the eve of revolution -- Being modern in a time of revolution : the revolution of 1908 and the beginnings of middle-class politics (1908-1918) -- Ottoman precedents (I) : journalism, voluntary association, and the "true civilization" of the middle class -- Ottoman precedents (II) : the technologies of the public sphere and the multiple deaths of the Ottoman citizen -- Being modern in a moment of anxiety : the middle class makes sense of a "postwar" world (1918-1924) - historicism, nationalism, and violence -- Rescuing the Arab from history : halab, Orientalist imaginings, Wilsonianism, and early Arabism -- The persistence of empire at the moment of its collapse : Ottoman-Islamic identity and "new men" rebels -- Remembering the great war : allegory, civic virtue, and conservative reaction -- Being modern in an era of colonialism : middle-class modernity and the culture of the French mandate for Syria (1925-1946) -- Deferring to the Aʻyan : the middle class and the politics of notables -- Middle-class fascism and the transformation of civil violence : steel shirts, white badges, and the last Qabaday -- Not quite Syrians : Aleppo's communities of collaboration -- Coda : the incomplete project of middle-class modernity and the paradox of metropolitan desire
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001407150
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 325 pages
Isbn
9780691121697
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005021431
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001407150
Label
Being modern in the Middle East : revolution, nationalism, colonialism, and the Arab middle class, Keith David Watenpaugh, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-316) and index
Contents
Introduction : modernity, class, and the architectures of community -- An eastern Mediterranean city on the eve of revolution -- Being modern in a time of revolution : the revolution of 1908 and the beginnings of middle-class politics (1908-1918) -- Ottoman precedents (I) : journalism, voluntary association, and the "true civilization" of the middle class -- Ottoman precedents (II) : the technologies of the public sphere and the multiple deaths of the Ottoman citizen -- Being modern in a moment of anxiety : the middle class makes sense of a "postwar" world (1918-1924) - historicism, nationalism, and violence -- Rescuing the Arab from history : halab, Orientalist imaginings, Wilsonianism, and early Arabism -- The persistence of empire at the moment of its collapse : Ottoman-Islamic identity and "new men" rebels -- Remembering the great war : allegory, civic virtue, and conservative reaction -- Being modern in an era of colonialism : middle-class modernity and the culture of the French mandate for Syria (1925-1946) -- Deferring to the Aʻyan : the middle class and the politics of notables -- Middle-class fascism and the transformation of civil violence : steel shirts, white badges, and the last Qabaday -- Not quite Syrians : Aleppo's communities of collaboration -- Coda : the incomplete project of middle-class modernity and the paradox of metropolitan desire
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001407150
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 325 pages
Isbn
9780691121697
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005021431
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001407150

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