Language and Change in the Arab Middle East

The Evolution of Modern Political Discourse
Author(s): 
Ayalon, Ami
ISBN: 
0195041402
Date published: 
January 1987
Hardback
Price: 
£30.95
Pages: 
206

This study of the rise of modern Arabic examines nineteenth-century linguistic change in the eastern Arab world as a mirror of changing perceptions and responses to the West, as well as a guide to the emergence of modern Arabic concepts, institutions, and practices.

 

This study of the rise of modern Arabic shows nineteenth-century linguistic changes in the eastern Arab world to mirror changing perceptions and responses to the West, and to act as a guide to the emergence of modern Arabic concepts, institutions, and practices.