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The Resource Modernity and culture : from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean, edited by Leila Tarazi Fawaz and C.A. Bayly with the collaboration of Robert Ilbert

Modernity and culture : from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean, edited by Leila Tarazi Fawaz and C.A. Bayly with the collaboration of Robert Ilbert

Label
Modernity and culture : from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean
Title
Modernity and culture
Title remainder
from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean
Statement of responsibility
edited by Leila Tarazi Fawaz and C.A. Bayly with the collaboration of Robert Ilbert
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Between the 1890s and 1920s, cities in the vast region stretching from the Mediterranean Sea to the Indian Ocean were experiencing political, social, economic, and cultural changes that had been set in motion at least since the early nineteenth century. As the age of pre-colonial empires gave way to colonial and national states, there was a sense that a particular liberalism of culture and economy had been irretrievably lost to a more intolerant age. Avoiding such dichotomies as East/West and modernity/tradition, this book provides a comparative analysis of contested versions of th
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fawaz, Leila Tarazi
  • Bayly, C. A.
  • Ilbert, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • India
  • Cities and towns
  • Cities and towns
  • Cities and towns
  • Cities and towns
  • East and West
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Cities and towns
  • Civilization
  • East and West
  • India
  • Middle East
Label
Modernity and culture : from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean, edited by Leila Tarazi Fawaz and C.A. Bayly with the collaboration of Robert Ilbert
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: The connected world of empires / C.A. Bayly and Leila Fawaz -- Trade and port cities in the Red Sea-Gulf of Aden region in the sixteenth and seventeenth century / Michel Tuchscherer -- A divided sea: the Cairo coffee trade in the Red Sea area during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / André Raymond -- The Red Sea ports during the revolution in transportation, 1800-1914 / Colette Dubois -- Port cities as nodal points of change: the Indian Ocean, 1890s-1920s / Kenneth McPherson -- Haifa at the crossroads: an outpost of the new world order / May Seikaly -- Islamic universalism and the construction of regional identity in turn-of-the-century Basra: Sheikh Ibrahim al-Haidari's book revisited / Hala Fattah -- Damascus and the pilgrim caravan / Abdul-Karim Rafeq -- Aspects of economy and society in the Syrian provinces: Aleppo in transition, 1880-1925 / Peter Sluglett -- Representing Copts and Muhammadans: empire, nation, and community in Egypt and India, 1880-1914 / C.A. Bayly -- İzmir 1922: a port city unravels / Reşat Kasaba -- Negotiating colonial modernity and cultural difference: Indian Muslim conceptions of community and nation, 1878-1914 / Ayesha Jalal -- The tangled ends of an empire and its sultan / Engin Deniz Akarh -- Racial readings of empire: Britain, France, and colonial modernity in the Mediterranean and Asia / Susan Bayly -- Alexandria: a Mediterranean cosmopolitan center of cultural production / Robin Ostle -- Between politics and literature: journals in Alexandria and Istanbul at the end of the nineteenth century / Elisabeth Kendall -- Printing and urban Islam in the Mediterranean world, 1890-1920 / Juan R.I. Cole -- Space and time on the Indian Ocean rim: theory and history / Sugata Bose
Control code
ocm51321376
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 410 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231504775
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/fawa11426
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt271g8t
  • cedfa78a-d95c-4409-8aac-04f22b4ee988
Publisher number
EB00639228
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51321376
Label
Modernity and culture : from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean, edited by Leila Tarazi Fawaz and C.A. Bayly with the collaboration of Robert Ilbert
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: The connected world of empires / C.A. Bayly and Leila Fawaz -- Trade and port cities in the Red Sea-Gulf of Aden region in the sixteenth and seventeenth century / Michel Tuchscherer -- A divided sea: the Cairo coffee trade in the Red Sea area during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / André Raymond -- The Red Sea ports during the revolution in transportation, 1800-1914 / Colette Dubois -- Port cities as nodal points of change: the Indian Ocean, 1890s-1920s / Kenneth McPherson -- Haifa at the crossroads: an outpost of the new world order / May Seikaly -- Islamic universalism and the construction of regional identity in turn-of-the-century Basra: Sheikh Ibrahim al-Haidari's book revisited / Hala Fattah -- Damascus and the pilgrim caravan / Abdul-Karim Rafeq -- Aspects of economy and society in the Syrian provinces: Aleppo in transition, 1880-1925 / Peter Sluglett -- Representing Copts and Muhammadans: empire, nation, and community in Egypt and India, 1880-1914 / C.A. Bayly -- İzmir 1922: a port city unravels / Reşat Kasaba -- Negotiating colonial modernity and cultural difference: Indian Muslim conceptions of community and nation, 1878-1914 / Ayesha Jalal -- The tangled ends of an empire and its sultan / Engin Deniz Akarh -- Racial readings of empire: Britain, France, and colonial modernity in the Mediterranean and Asia / Susan Bayly -- Alexandria: a Mediterranean cosmopolitan center of cultural production / Robin Ostle -- Between politics and literature: journals in Alexandria and Istanbul at the end of the nineteenth century / Elisabeth Kendall -- Printing and urban Islam in the Mediterranean world, 1890-1920 / Juan R.I. Cole -- Space and time on the Indian Ocean rim: theory and history / Sugata Bose
Control code
ocm51321376
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 410 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231504775
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/fawa11426
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt271g8t
  • cedfa78a-d95c-4409-8aac-04f22b4ee988
Publisher number
EB00639228
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51321376

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