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The Resource Interpreting the self : autobiography in the Arabic literary tradition, edited by Dwight F. Reynolds ; co-authored by Kristen Brustad [and others]

Interpreting the self : autobiography in the Arabic literary tradition, edited by Dwight F. Reynolds ; co-authored by Kristen Brustad [and others]

Label
Interpreting the self : autobiography in the Arabic literary tradition
Title
Interpreting the self
Title remainder
autobiography in the Arabic literary tradition
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dwight F. Reynolds ; co-authored by Kristen Brustad [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Autobiography is a literary genre which Western scholarship has ascribed mostly to Europe and the West. Countering this assessment and presenting many little-known texts, this comprehensive work demonstrates the existence of a flourishing tradition in Arabic autobiography
Action
digitized
Dewey number
892.7/09492
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
Includes translated text from Arabic
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reynolds, Dwight Fletcher
  • Brustad, Kristen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arabic literature
  • Autobiography
  • Authors, Arab
  • Arabic literature
Label
Interpreting the self : autobiography in the Arabic literary tradition, edited by Dwight F. Reynolds ; co-authored by Kristen Brustad [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preliminaries; CONTENTS; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Fallacy of Western Origins; 2. The Origins of Arabic Autobiography; 3. Toward a History of Arabic Autobiography; 4. Arabic Autobiography and the Literary Portrayal of the Self; Part II. Translations; Conclusion; Annotated Guide to Arabic Autobiographical Writings; Glossary; References; List of Contributors; Index
Control code
ocm49851843
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520220225
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49851843
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Interpreting the self : autobiography in the Arabic literary tradition, edited by Dwight F. Reynolds ; co-authored by Kristen Brustad [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preliminaries; CONTENTS; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. The Fallacy of Western Origins; 2. The Origins of Arabic Autobiography; 3. Toward a History of Arabic Autobiography; 4. Arabic Autobiography and the Literary Portrayal of the Self; Part II. Translations; Conclusion; Annotated Guide to Arabic Autobiographical Writings; Glossary; References; List of Contributors; Index
Control code
ocm49851843
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520220225
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49851843
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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