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The Resource The barber of Damascus : nouveau literacy in the eighteenth-century Ottoman Levant, Dana Sajdi, (electronic resource)

The barber of Damascus : nouveau literacy in the eighteenth-century Ottoman Levant, Dana Sajdi, (electronic resource)

Label
The barber of Damascus : nouveau literacy in the eighteenth-century Ottoman Levant
Title
The barber of Damascus
Title remainder
nouveau literacy in the eighteenth-century Ottoman Levant
Statement of responsibility
Dana Sajdi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sajdi, Dana
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Budayrī, Aḥmad
  • Barbers
  • Arabic prose literature
  • Literature and society
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
Label
The barber of Damascus : nouveau literacy in the eighteenth-century Ottoman Levant, Dana Sajdi, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-280) and index
Contents
The disorders of a new order : the Levant in the long eighteenth century -- A barber at the gate : a social and intellectual biography -- "Cheap" monumentality : the nouveau literates and their texts -- Authority and history : the genealogy of the eighteenth century Levantine contemporary chronicle -- A room of his own : the "history" of the barber of Damascus -- Cutting the barber's tale : the afterlives of a history -- Conclusion : from nouveau literacy to print journalism
Control code
ssj0000980700
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 293 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780804785327
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013005612
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000980700
Label
The barber of Damascus : nouveau literacy in the eighteenth-century Ottoman Levant, Dana Sajdi, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-280) and index
Contents
The disorders of a new order : the Levant in the long eighteenth century -- A barber at the gate : a social and intellectual biography -- "Cheap" monumentality : the nouveau literates and their texts -- Authority and history : the genealogy of the eighteenth century Levantine contemporary chronicle -- A room of his own : the "history" of the barber of Damascus -- Cutting the barber's tale : the afterlives of a history -- Conclusion : from nouveau literacy to print journalism
Control code
ssj0000980700
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 293 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780804785327
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013005612
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000980700

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