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Cromer’s Assault on ‘Internationalism’:: British Colonialism and the Greeks of Egypt, 1882–1907

Alexander Kazamias

in The Long 1890s in Egypt: Colonial Quiescence, Subterranean Resistance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780748670123
eISBN:
9781474405973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748670123.003.0010
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter examines the relationship between British colonialism and Egypt’s largest foreign resident community, the Greeks. Drawing on postcolonial theory, the analysis argues that since 1882 ... More


The Nation and Its "New" Women: The Palestinian Women's Movement, 1920-1948

Ellen Fleischmann

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520237896
eISBN:
9780520937048
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520237896.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

Though they are almost completely absent from the historical record, Palestinian women were extensively involved in the unfolding national struggle in their country during the British mandate period. ... More


The Long 1890s in Egypt: Colonial Quiescence, Subterranean Resistance

Marilyn Booth and Gorman Anthony (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780748670123
eISBN:
9781474405973
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748670123.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

Thirteen chapters on fin-de-siecle Egypt tackle an important but relatively neglected decade in its history, as the editors’ introduction argues through an assessment of previous scholarship. ... More


Criminal Statistics in the Long 1890s

Mario M. Ruiz

in The Long 1890s in Egypt: Colonial Quiescence, Subterranean Resistance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780748670123
eISBN:
9781474405973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748670123.003.0006
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter focuses on the use of criminal statistics among British administrators and civil servants in colonial Egypt. It argues that British colonial officials in the Egyptian Government made use ... More


Writing to be Seen and Heard: Petitions and Protests

Hoda A. Yousef

in Composing Egypt: Reading, Writing, and the Emergence of a Modern Nation, 1870-1930

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780804797115
eISBN:
9780804799218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804797115.003.0006
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter examines how new literacies impacted the protest and petitioning movements of the early twentieth century. Older forms of communication and writing were adapted to the changing ... More


Rebellion in the Time of Cholera: 1882–1950

Zeinab Abul-Magd

in Imagined Empires: A History of Revolt in Egypt

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520275522
eISBN:
9780520956537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520275522.003.0006
Subject:
History, Middle East History

While forging a nation-state in Egypt, the British colonial regime peripheralized the south, through its liberal institutional and legal reforms, and indispensable assistance of local elites. Later ... More


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