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Working out Egypt [electronic resource] : effendi masculinity and subject formation in colonial modernity, 1870-1940 / Wilson Chacko Jacob.

Author/Creator:
Jacob, Wilson Chacko, 1972-
Publication:
Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (441 p.)
Series:
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
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Subjects:
Masculinity -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
National characteristics, English -- History -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa -- History -- 19th century.
Egypt -- History -- British occupation, 1882-1936.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Describes how attempts to create a modern Egyptian self free from the colonial gaze were enacted through discourses of gender and sexuality during the British colonial period.
Contents:
Imagination : projecting British masculinity
Genealogy : Mustafa Kamil and effendi masculinity
Institution : physical culture and self-government
Association : scouting, freedom, violence
Games : international culture and desiring bodies
Communication : sex, gender, and norms of physical culture
Fashion : global affects of colonial modernity
Knowledge : death, life, and the sovereign other.
Notes:
Description based on print version record
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 28. Okt 2020)
ISBN:
0-8223-9167-8
1-283-25175-2
9786613251756
OCLC:
1139402546
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822391678 doi