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Neopatriarchy: A Theory of Distorted Change in Arab Society. Front Cover. Hisham Sharabi. Oxford University Press, – History – pages. SharabiHisham, Neopatriarchy: A Theory of Distorted Change in Arab Society ( New York: Oxford University Press, ). Pp. – Volume 26 Issue 1 – Mehran . Hisham Sharabi, Neopatriarchy: A Theory of Distorted Values in Arab Society ( New York: Oxford University Press, ) To continue reading this article, please .

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Cities and Stability Jeremy Wallace. Sharabi, along with Edward Said of Columbia University, signed a letter calling the arrests ‘a totally unjustifiable attack on the freedom of expression. Books by Hisham Sharabi.

He challenges some of the most widely held and deeply cherished beliefs and attacks some of the most neopatrairchy movements.

He was a professor of history at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, until his retirement in Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Melinda Rubinstein rated it really liked it Sep 25, Account Options Sign in.

Neopatriarchy by Hisham Sharabi. Further information on the Library’s opening hours is available at: Sharabi formed, later that same year, the Jerusalem Fund for Education and Community Development, an organization that worked on educational, cultural and health issues of Palestinians. National Library of Australia.

Other editions – View all Neopatriarchy: Open Preview See a Problem? Wael deeb rated it it was amazing May 26, Forced to flee to Jordan after the parties disbanding inSharabi returned to the United States where he completed a Ph.


He died of cancer at the American University of Beirut hospital on January 13, Mohanad Bari rated it it was amazing Sep 20, Focusing on the region of the Arab world–comprising some two hundred million people and twenty-one sovereign states extending from the Atlantic to the Persian Gulf–this book develops a theory of social change that demystifies the setbacks this region has experienced on the road to transformation.

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New search User lists Site feedback Ask a librarian Help. Sharabi also published several books himself on Arabic culture and philosophy.

Members of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and Maori communities are advised that this catalogue contains names and images of deceased people. Collection delivery service resumes on Wednesday 2 January Refresh and try again. He shows how authentic change was blocked and distorted forms and practices subsequently came to dominate all aspects of neopatriarcny existence and activity–among them militant religious fundamentalism, an ideology symptomatic of neopatriarchal culture.

Presenting itself as the only valid option, Muslim fundamentalism now confronts the elements hlsham for secularism and democracy in a bitter battle whose outcome is likely to determine the future of the Arab world as well as that of other Muslim societies in Africa and Asia.

Sandra Kudsieh rated it liked it Jan 18, Browse titles authors subjects uniform titles series callnumbers dewey numbers starting from optional. Lili Nada rated it it was amazing Feb 23, Other editions hishham View all Neopatriarchy: He worked tirelessly to promote understanding of the Arab culture, establishing inalong with several other colleagues, the Georgetown Center for Contemporary Arab Studies.


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Focusing on the region of the Arab world–comprising some two hundred Oxford University Press Amazon. This book is indispensable and I would recommend every specialist or anyone interested in the Arab world to read it right now! Contents Concept and Reality.

Professor Sharabi pinpoints economic, political, social, and cultural changes in the last century that led the Arab world, as well as other developing countries, not to modernity but to neopatriarchy –a modernized form of patriarchy.

Azza rated it really liked it Jun 13, An original, fascinating, opinionated a positive termprovocative and perceptive book To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video. Return to Book Page. Reading it has opened my eyes and my mind to a lot of new ideas and analysis. See what’s been added to the collection in the current 1 2 3 4 5 6 weeks months years. Patriarchy — Arab countries.