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The Resource Journeys to the other shore : Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge, Roxanne L. Euben

Journeys to the other shore : Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge, Roxanne L. Euben

Label
Journeys to the other shore : Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge
Title
Journeys to the other shore
Title remainder
Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge
Statement of responsibility
Roxanne L. Euben
Title variation
Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The contemporary world is increasingly defined by dizzying flows of people and ideas. But while Western travel is associated with a pioneering spirit of discovery, the dominant image of Muslim mobility is the jihadi who travels not to learn but to destroy. Journeys to the Other Shore challenges these stereotypes by charting the common ways in which Muslim and Western travelers negotiate the dislocation of travel to unfamiliar and strange worlds. In Roxanne Euben's groundbreaking excursion across cultures, geography, history, genre, and genders, travel signifies not only a physical movement acr
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N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Euben, Roxanne Leslie
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Princeton studies in Muslim politics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travel, Medieval
  • Voyages and travels
  • Travelers
  • Travelers
  • Muslims
  • Christians
  • East and West
  • TRAVEL
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • East and West
  • Muslims
  • Travel, Medieval
  • Travelers
  • Voyages and travels
  • Arab countries
  • Europe
  • Geography-General
  • Geography
  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
Label
Journeys to the other shore : Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge, Roxanne L. Euben
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2006
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-301) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Note on Transliteration and Spelling; CHAPTER 1 Frontiers: Walls and Windows-Some Reflections on Travel Narratives; CHAPTER 2 Traveling Theorists and Translating Practices; CHAPTER 3 Liars, Travelers, Theorists-Herodotus and Ibn Battuta; CHAPTER 4 Travel in Search of Practical Wisdom: The Modern Theôriai of al-Tahtawi and Tocqueville; CHAPTER 5 Gender, Genre, and Travel: Montesquieu and Sayyida Salme; CHAPTER 6 Cosmopolitanisms Past and Present, Islamic and Western; Notes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn342351276
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([xiii], 313 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282086883
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttzs8m
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)342351276
Label
Journeys to the other shore : Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge, Roxanne L. Euben
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2006
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-301) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Note on Transliteration and Spelling; CHAPTER 1 Frontiers: Walls and Windows-Some Reflections on Travel Narratives; CHAPTER 2 Traveling Theorists and Translating Practices; CHAPTER 3 Liars, Travelers, Theorists-Herodotus and Ibn Battuta; CHAPTER 4 Travel in Search of Practical Wisdom: The Modern Theôriai of al-Tahtawi and Tocqueville; CHAPTER 5 Gender, Genre, and Travel: Montesquieu and Sayyida Salme; CHAPTER 6 Cosmopolitanisms Past and Present, Islamic and Western; Notes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn342351276
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([xiii], 313 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282086883
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttzs8m
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)342351276

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