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Author Golson, Emily.

Title Toward, Around, and Away from Tahrir : Tracking Emerging Expressions of Egyptian Identity
Published Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (165 pages)
Contents Table of contents; introduction; part i; bal√£gha or rhetoric?the language of the tahrir squarerevolution; part ii; arabizi; the literate and the literary; i was here; shooting in the square; part iii; the egyptian revolutionand malak hifni nasif; notes on the friday noon prayer; unique situations demanda rare leader; part iv; growth and maturation; who am i; omar has a question; part v; of place and possibility; about the contributors
Summary How do we understand current events in Egypt? Prior to January 25, 2011, when asked about unusual images, sights, or sounds, Cairene responses ranged from a litany of complaints to well-rehearsed, guidebook descriptions of picturesque neighborhoods and magnificent ruins. Occasionally, however, a thoughtful resident would remain silent, leaving visitors and guests to accept the surrounding smiles, shrugs, honking horns, blaring loudspeakers, and strings of expletives as background ambience. Du .
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Egypt -- Civilization -- 21st century.
Egypt -- History -- Protests, 2011-
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Fields, Amanda.
Youssef, Loubna.
ISBN 1443859168