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Inventing Lebanon

Nationalism and the State Under the Mandate

by Kais Firro

  • 377 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by I. B. Tauris .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -,
  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • Nationalism,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Lebanon,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9829660M
    ISBN 101860648576
    ISBN 109781860648571

    Filed under: Return migration -- Lebanon -- History. Inventing Home: Emigration, Gender, and the Middle Class in Lebanon, , by Akram Fouad Khater (HTML at UC Press) Filed under: Sex role -- Lebanon -- History. Inventing Home: Emigration, Gender, and the Middle Class in Lebanon, , by Akram Fouad Khater (HTML at UC Press). Lebanon, both public and private, largely operate in French or English. [] According to the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities's Excellence Rank, the top-ranking universities in the country are the American University of Beirut (st worldwide), Université Saint Joseph de Beyrouth (nd), Lebanese American University (th), and the American University of .

    discourse" (p. n. 25). In Inventing Home, Khater traces the factors leading to mostly Ma‐ ronite Christian emigration from Mount Lebanon, the emigrants' experiences in the mahjar, and their subsequent return to the mountain, which contributed to the rise of a rural-based middle class. Throughout, he describes how gender roles.   Inventing Home: Emigration, Gender, and the Middle Class in Lebanon, – Akram Fouad Khater Berkeley/Los Angeles/London University of California Press xiv + Hardback$55/£ 0 5 Paperback$/£ 0 5Author: Marianne Holm-Pedersen.

    Filed under: Middle class -- Lebanon -- History Inventing Home: Emigration, Gender, and the Middle Class in Lebanon, , by Akram Fouad Khater (HTML at UC Press) Items below (if any) are from related and broader terms.   Lebanon, Israel, and the Palestinians During the Arab-Israeli War, Lebanon gave verbal support to the Arab effort against Israel but did not become involved in any military action. After that, however, Lebanon's position became increasingly difficult because of the activities against Israel of Palestinian terrorists based in Lebanon.


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Exploring new areas in the history of Lebanon, Inventing Home asks how new notions of gender, family, and class were articulated and how a local "modernity" was invented in the by:   Inventing Lebanon examines the history behind an idea: a new polity of Greater Lebanon.

It shows how, under the powerful influence of the French Mandate, various groups of the local elite attempted to create what amounted to a new Lebanese nationalism, carving the state into Maronite Christian, Sunni and Shiite power bases/5(3).

The book explores in depth the phenomena of return emigration, the questioning and changing of gender roles, and the rise of the middle class.

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