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Monarchies and Nations

Globalisation and Identity in the Arab States of the Gulf
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ISBN-13:
9781848858664
Einband:
Taschenbuch
Erscheinungsdatum:
30.07.2011
Seiten:
320
Gewicht:
428 g
Format:
233x154x30 mm
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

Despite their small populations, Arab states exercise an enormous and global influence. By combining the views of anthropologists, political scientists and others, this book explores how the citizen populations of these states define themselves in a wider context.
Introduction: Societies, Identities and Global Issues PART I: Culture and Connectedness Chapter 1: Channels of Interaction: The Role of Gulf-Owned Media Firms in Globalisation Chapter 2: Dialect and National Identity: The Cultural Politics of Self-Representation in Bahraini Musalat Chapter 3: Cultural Construction, the Gulf and Arab London PART II: Local Identities: The Importance of Nation-States Chapter 4: Transnational Connections and National Identity: Zanzibari Omanis in Muscat Chapter 5: Neither Autocracy nor Democracy but Ethnocracy: Citizens, Expatriates and the Socio-Political System in Kuwait Chapter 6: Debates on Marriage and Nationality in the United Arab Emirates PART III: Practical and Moral Order Chapter 7: Public Order and Authority: Policing Kuwait Chapter 8: Gender, Religious Knowledge and Education in Oman Chapter 9: Political Actors Without the Franchise: Women and Politics in Kuwait Chapter 10: Managing God's Guests: The Pilgrimage, Saudi Arabia and the Politics of Legitimacy
Despite their small populations, Arab states exercise an enormous and global influence. By combining the views of anthropologists, political scientists and others, this book explores how the citizen populations of these states define themselves in a wider context.