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Abrahamic Tongues: Abdelkebir Khatibi, Jacques Hassoun, Jacques Derrida

Olivia C. Harrison

in Transcolonial Maghreb: Imagining Palestine in the Era of Decolonization

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780804794213
eISBN:
9780804796859
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804794213.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Chapter Five begins by examining Abdelkebir Khatibi’s 1974 pamphlet, Vomito blanco. A violent polemic against Zionism, this treatise is markedly different in tone and genre from Khatibi’s later ... More


Wish We Were There: Nostalgic (Re)visions of France's Algerian Past

Edward Welch and Joseph McGonagle

in Contesting Views: The Visual Economy of France and Algeria

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318849
eISBN:
9781846317958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318849.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter examines the persistent presence of France's Algerian pasts in the French public sphere and visual culture's role in sustaining and problematising understandings both of that past and of ... More


Beyond the Anglo-World

James Belich

in Replenishing the Earth: The Settler Revolution and the Rise of the Angloworld

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199297276
eISBN:
9780191700842
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297276.003.0021
Subject:
History, World Modern History

The English-speakers and their allies, of course, never had a monopoly on emigration or settlement. From the 1880s, they were joined by increasing numbers of Southern and Eastern Europeans, as well ... More


Writing French Algeria

Peter Dunwoodie

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159728
eISBN:
9780191673696
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159728.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book is a study of the European literary discourse on French Algeria between the conquest of 1830 and the outbreak of the Algerian War in 1954. For the first time in English, this intertextual ... More


Introduction: The Cultural Origins of French Algeria

Jennifer E. Sessions

in By Sword and Plow: France and the Conquest of Algeria

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449758
eISBN:
9780801454479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449758.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This introductory chapter begins with a brief discussion of France's invasion and colonization of Algeria starting in the 1830s. It then sets out the book's central argument, that the roots of French ... More


Conclusion: Politics and Empire in Nineteenth-Century France

Jennifer E. Sessions

in By Sword and Plow: France and the Conquest of Algeria

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449758
eISBN:
9780801454479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449758.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This concluding chapter summarizes key themes and presents some final thoughts. This book has argued that the origins of French Algeria lay in the contested political culture of the postrevolutionary ... More


The Social Logic of Colonial Anti-Judaism: Revisiting the Anti-Jewish Crisis in French Algeria, 1889–1902

Yuval Tal

in Place in Modern Jewish Culture and Society

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190912628
eISBN:
9780190912659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190912628.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Judaism, Religion and Society

This chapter examines the social functions of anti-Judaism in French Algeria during the period 1889–1902 by focusing on the roles played by ethnic groups involved in what came to be known as the ... More


Introduction Republicanism Deferred

in Apostles of Modernity: Saint-Simonians and the Civilizing Mission in Algeria

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804769099
eISBN:
9780804774727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804769099.003.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This book introduces the often overlooked, yet cardinal, influence of France's military Arabists on colonial policy making in Algeria from 1830 to 1870. These specialized officers and colonial ... More


The Unmaking of the Middle East: A History of Western Disorder in Arab Lands

Jeremy Salt

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520255517
eISBN:
9780520934757
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520255517.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

Written for those who want to know more about the Middle East than the mainstream media is willing or able to tell, this book begins by examining a question that has been asked by numerous ... More


Conclusion: Another Napoleon, Another Waterloo

in Apostles of Modernity: Saint-Simonians and the Civilizing Mission in Algeria

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804769099
eISBN:
9780804774727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804769099.003.0008
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter discusses the events following the collapse of the Second Empire in late 1870. The threat of military occupation and territorial dismemberment by Germany prompted the provisional ... More


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