The Resource A matter of fate : the concept of fate in the Arab world as reflected in modern Arabic literature, Dalya Cohen-Mor

A matter of fate : the concept of fate in the Arab world as reflected in modern Arabic literature, Dalya Cohen-Mor

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A matter of fate : the concept of fate in the Arab world as reflected in modern Arabic literature
Title
A matter of fate
Title remainder
the concept of fate in the Arab world as reflected in modern Arabic literature
Statement of responsibility
Dalya Cohen-Mor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This book explores the impact of war and political crisis on the national identity of Jews, both in the multinational Hapsburg monarchy and in the new nation-states that replaced it at the end of World War I. Jews enthusiastically supported the Austrian war effort because it allowed them to assert their Austrian loyalties and Jewish solidarity at the same time. They faced a grave crisis of identity when the multinational state collapsed and they lived in nation-states mostly uncomfortable with ethnic minorities. This book raises important questions about Jewish identity and about the general n
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MiAaPQ
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1948-
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Cohen-Mor, Dalya
Dewey number
  • 892.709005
  • 892.709382
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PJ7519.F37
LC item number
.C64 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Fate and fatalism in literature
  • Arabic literature
  • Fate and fatalism
Label
A matter of fate : the concept of fate in the Arab world as reflected in modern Arabic literature, Dalya Cohen-Mor
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes translations of sixteen Arabic stories into English
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Contents; Key to the Transliteration; List of Translated Stories; Introduction; 1 God's Will: The Principle of the Prime Mover; 2 The Wheel of Time: The Agent of Corrosion; 3 Character: The Prison of Life; 4 Custom: The Yoke of Tradition; 5 Gender: The Female Experience; 6 Class and Capital: The Trap of Poverty and Tyranny; 7 Chance: The Random Arbiter; 8 To Wish or Not to Wish? The Double-Edged Sword; 9 Conclusion; Notes; Glossary; Select Bibliography; Permissions; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781602564091
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000028951
  • (EBL)241527
  • (OCoLC)191038380
  • (SSID)ssj0000199353
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11172696
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000199353
  • (PQKBWorkID)10188019
  • (PQKB)11713510
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4702647
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC241527
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000028951
Label
A matter of fate : the concept of fate in the Arab world as reflected in modern Arabic literature, Dalya Cohen-Mor
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes translations of sixteen Arabic stories into English
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Contents; Key to the Transliteration; List of Translated Stories; Introduction; 1 God's Will: The Principle of the Prime Mover; 2 The Wheel of Time: The Agent of Corrosion; 3 Character: The Prison of Life; 4 Custom: The Yoke of Tradition; 5 Gender: The Female Experience; 6 Class and Capital: The Trap of Poverty and Tyranny; 7 Chance: The Random Arbiter; 8 To Wish or Not to Wish? The Double-Edged Sword; 9 Conclusion; Notes; Glossary; Select Bibliography; Permissions; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781602564091
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000028951
  • (EBL)241527
  • (OCoLC)191038380
  • (SSID)ssj0000199353
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11172696
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000199353
  • (PQKBWorkID)10188019
  • (PQKB)11713510
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4702647
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC241527
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000028951

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