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The Resource Filming the modern Middle East : politics in the cinemas of Hollywood and the Arab world, Lina Khatib

Filming the modern Middle East : politics in the cinemas of Hollywood and the Arab world, Lina Khatib

Label
Filming the modern Middle East : politics in the cinemas of Hollywood and the Arab world
Title
Filming the modern Middle East
Title remainder
politics in the cinemas of Hollywood and the Arab world
Statement of responsibility
Lina Khatib
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Investigating how modern American cinema and the cinemas of the Arab world represent Middle Eastern politics to their audiences, this book examines the cinematic depictions of political issues, from the Arab-Israeli conflict to the Gulf War, to Islamic fundamentalism
Member of
Cataloging source
UBY
Dewey number
791.43658
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.A68
LC item number
K38 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Series statement
Library of modern Middle East studies
Series volume
57
Label
Filming the modern Middle East : politics in the cinemas of Hollywood and the Arab world, Lina Khatib
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-227) and index
  • Filmography: p. [229]-231
Contents
The politicized landscape -- Gendered tools of nationalism -- Conflicts within and without: the Arab-Israeli conflict (and the Gulf War) -- From the other outside to the other within: representing Islamic fundamentalism -- On difference, resistance, and nationalism
Control code
ocm70128465
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 242 p.
Isbn
9781845111922
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1243626
  • (OCoLC)70128465
Label
Filming the modern Middle East : politics in the cinemas of Hollywood and the Arab world, Lina Khatib
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-227) and index
  • Filmography: p. [229]-231
Contents
The politicized landscape -- Gendered tools of nationalism -- Conflicts within and without: the Arab-Israeli conflict (and the Gulf War) -- From the other outside to the other within: representing Islamic fundamentalism -- On difference, resistance, and nationalism
Control code
ocm70128465
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 242 p.
Isbn
9781845111922
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1243626
  • (OCoLC)70128465

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