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The Resource Syrian episodes : sons, fathers, and an anthropologist in Aleppo, John Borneman

Syrian episodes : sons, fathers, and an anthropologist in Aleppo, John Borneman

Label
Syrian episodes : sons, fathers, and an anthropologist in Aleppo
Title
Syrian episodes
Title remainder
sons, fathers, and an anthropologist in Aleppo
Statement of responsibility
John Borneman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Princeton anthropologist John Borneman arrived in Syria's second-largest city in 2004 as a visiting Fulbright professor, he took up residence in what many consider a ""rogue state"" on the frontline of a ""clash of civilizations"" between the Orient and the West. Hoping to understand intimate interactions of religious, political, and familial authority in this secular republic, Borneman spent much time among different men, observing and becoming part of their everyday lives. Syrian Episodes is the striking result. Recounting his experience of living in Aleppo's ancient mar
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Borneman, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnology
  • Kinship
  • Patriarchy
  • Fathers and sons
  • Philosophy, Arab
  • Aleppo (Syria)
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Ethnology
  • Fathers and sons
  • Kinship
  • Manners and customs
  • Patriarchy
  • Philosophy, Arab
  • Syria
Label
Syrian episodes : sons, fathers, and an anthropologist in Aleppo, John Borneman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-231) 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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter I -- Aleppo; Chapter II -- The Souk; Chapter III -- Syria; Chapter IV -- Reflections on Teaching and Learning in Syria; Coda: January 2006; Further Reading; Index
Control code
ocn715191269
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 236 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400831968
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttvfpr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)715191269
Label
Syrian episodes : sons, fathers, and an anthropologist in Aleppo, John Borneman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-231) 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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter I -- Aleppo; Chapter II -- The Souk; Chapter III -- Syria; Chapter IV -- Reflections on Teaching and Learning in Syria; Coda: January 2006; Further Reading; Index
Control code
ocn715191269
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 236 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400831968
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttvfpr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)715191269

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