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Published by Florida International University Press, Distributed by University Presses of Florida in Miami, Gainesville, Fla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Peasantry -- Middle East -- Political activity,
    • Middle East -- Politics and government,
    • Middle East -- Rural conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPeasants & politics in the modern Middle East.
      Statementedited by Farhad Kazemi and John Waterbury.
      ContributionsKazemi, Farhad, 1943-, Waterbury, John.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS62.4 .P4 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 340 p. :
      Number of Pages340
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1538588M
      ISBN 100813011027, 0813010888
      LC Control Number91017014

      A History of the Modern Middle East Book Summary: A History of the Modern Middle East examines the profound and often dramatic transformations of the region in the past two centuries, from the Ottoman and Egyptian reforms, through the challenge of Western imperialism, to the impact of US foreign policies. Built around a framework of political history, while also carefully integrating social. The Power of Representation traces the emergence of modern Egyptian national identity from the mids through the s. During this period, a new class of Egyptian urban intellectualsteachers, lawyers, engineers, clerks, accountants, and journalistscame into prominence/5.

      The book breaks new ground by calling into question the notion, common in historiography of the modern Middle East and the Muslim world in general, that in the nineteenth century "secular" aptitudes and areas of competency were somehow separate from "religious" ones.   Part I. A Political History of the Middle East 1. From Islam to the Great War 2. From Territories to Independent States 3. The Age of Nationalism 4. The Arab-Israeli Wars 5. The Iranian Revolution 6. The Gulf Wars and Beyond Part II. Issues in Middle Eastern Politics 7. States and Their Opponents 8. Repression and Rebellion 9. The Palestinian.

      A peasant is a pre-industrial agricultural laborer or farmer with limited land ownership, especially one living in the Middle Ages under feudalism and paying rent, tax, fees, or services to a landlord. In Europe, three classes of peasants existed: slave, serf, and free ts hold title to land either in fee simple or by any of several forms of land tenure, among them socage, quit. The Power of Representation traces the emergence of modern Egyptian national identity from the mids through the s. During this period, a new class of Egyptian urban intellectuals—teachers, lawyers, engineers, clerks, accountants, and journalists—came into prominence. Adapting modern ideas of individual moral autonomy and universal citizenship, this group reconfigured religiously.


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Publication date Topics Peasants Publisher Miami: Florida International University Press Internet Archive Books Pages: 1.

Peasants Defy Categorization (As Well as Landlords and the State), by John Waterbury 2. Changing Patterns of Peasant Protest in the Middle East,by Edmund Burke III 3. Rural Unrest in the Ottoman Empire,by Donald Quataert 4.

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Beginning in the middle of the eighteenth century, the book charts the history of peasants, urban artisans and modern working-classes across the lands of the Ottoman empire and its Muslim-majority successor-states, including the Balkans, Turkey, the Arab Middle East and North Africa.

PEASANTS AND POLITICS IN THE MODERN MIDDLE EAST PP FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY PRESS; FARHAD KAMEZI AND JOHN WATERBURY (EDS.) "Rural Change and Peasant Destitution: Contributing Causes to the Arab Revolt in Palestine, " By Kenneth W.

Stein From onward, the daily press in Palestine predicted an ominous Palestinian. Joel Beinin is Professor of Middle East History at Stanford University, California. His publications include The Dispersion of Egyptian Jewry: Culture, Politics, and the Formation of a Modern Diaspora () and Was the Red Flag Flying There.

Marxist Politics and the Arab-Israeli Conflict in Egypt and Israel, (). Workers and Peasants in the Modern Middle East The working people,who constitute the majority in any society,can be and deserve to be subjects of Beinin’s state-of-the-art survey of subaltern history in the Middle East demonstrates lucidly and com-pellingly how their lives,experiences,and culture can inform our histor.

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; 23 cm. Language: English: Creator: Kazemi, Farhad, Kazemi, Farhad, Waterbury, John: Publisher: (multiple) Florida International University Press Distributed by University. Beginning in the middle of the eighteenth century, the book charts the history of peasants, urban artisans and modern working-classes across the lands of the Ottoman empire and its Muslim-majority successor-states, including the Balkans, Turkey, the Arab Middle East and North : Joel Beinin.

Though war dominated news about the Middle East inpolitical upheaval in the region existed long before CNN filmed it.

This collection of essays addresses the evolving process of politics and violence in the rural populations of the Middle East in the last years. While events in Egypt, Iran, and Turkey receive the most attention, the volume brings together material for the entire.

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cm.– (The contemporary Middle East;2) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 0 6 – ISBN 0 9 (pbk.) 1.

Working class – Middle East – History. Artisans – Middle East – History. Peasantry – Middle East – History. Title. Cambridge Core - Middle East Studies - Popular Politics in the Making of the Modern Middle East - by John Chalcraft ‘John Chalcraft is the Howard Zinn of Middle East studies [This book] is essential for understanding how the region came to be so fraught in our own era.’ Workers and Peasants in the Modern Middle East.

Cambridge: Cited by: These essays are of uniformly high quality, scholarly in tone, while addressing concerns of utmost importance for an understanding of Middle East politics.

Why, the authors often ask, have Middle East peasants been a relatively passive force in the politics of their countries. Waterbury provides an excellent overview that begins to answer this question, and thereafter the reader is treated to.

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Joel Beinin's state-of-the-art survey of subaltern history in the Middle East demonstrates lucidly and com-pellingly how their lives, experiences, and culture can inform our histor­.

About the Book. Until the first edition of this book, one thing had been missing in Middle Eastern history—depiction of the lives of ordinary Middle Eastern men and women, peasants, villagers, pastoralists, and urbanites.

Now updated and revised, the second edition has added six new portraits of individuals set in the contemporary period.