Franklin

Upper Egypt : identity and change / edited by Nicholas Hopkins and Reem Saad.

Publication:
Cairo ; New York : American University in Cairo Press, c2004.
Conference Name:
Social and Cultural Processes in Upper Egypt (2002 : Aswan, Egypt)
Format/Description:
Conference/Event
Book
xiv, 289 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Egypt -- Social conditions -- Congresses.
Egypt -- Social life and customs -- Congresses.
Egypt -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.
Egypt -- Religious life and customs -- Congresses.
Contents:
The region of Upper Egypt : identity and change / Nicholas Hopkins and Reem Saad
Between myth and reality : the construction of a Sa'idi identity in Cairo / Catherine Miller
Viewing the world through Upper Egyptian eyes : from regional crisis to global blessing / El-Sayed el-Aswad
Upper Egypt in modern history : a "southern question"? / Peter Gran
Upper Egypt 's regional identity : the role and impact of Sufi links / Mark Sedgwick
Conforming at a distance : the diffusion of Islamic bureaucracy in Upper Egypt / Patrick Gaffney
Sufi organization in rural Asyut : the Rifa'iyya in Musha / Nicholas Hopkins
The Khalwatiyya Brotherhood in rural Upper Egypt and in Cairo / Rachida Chih
Changing family and marriage patterns in an Aswan village / Kirsten Bach
Constructing the feminine ... and the masculine : child rearing and identity / Hania Sholkamy
Tribal identity and politics in Aswan Governorate / Hans Christian Korsholm Nielsen
Social reproduction and social transformation : trade and exchange relations in the rural south / Reem Saad
Tenants, owners, and sugar cane : Law 96/1992 in Qena and Aswan / Mohamed Abdel Aal
Luxor : a tale of two cities / Sandrine Gamblin.
Notes:
Papers from the conference entitled Social and Cultural Processes in Upper Egypt held in Aswan in October 2002.
"Dar el Kutub no. 7957/2004"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Hopkins, Nicholas S.
Saad, Reem.
ISBN:
9774248643
OCLC:
58974854
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