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Standard Arabic Student's Book: An Advanced Course

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Publisher Comments:

This comprehensive course is designed for intermediate to advanced students of Arabic at upper undergraduate level. It uses authentic materials and a wide variety of techniques to develop the four basic language skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening. Each of the twenty chapters is designed around a particular topic relating to the culture, history, politics, geography or society of the Arab Middle East, to give students an insight into important aspects of the region.

Synopsis:

This is a topic-based Arabic course for upper-level undergraduates who have acquired a basic grounding in the language. Each chapter focuses on a particular aspect of the culture, history, politics, geography or society of the Arab Middle East and contains authentic materials and a wide variety of exercises.

Synopsis:

An advanced Arabic course for the final two years of an undergraduate degree.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Geography of the Middle East; 2. Ethnic groups in the Middle East; 3. The Middle East in antiquity; 4. The rise of Islam; 5. Arabic language; 6. The Arabic-Israeli conflict; 7. The Iraqi invasion of Kuwait; 8. Climate and environment; 9. Social issues and development; 10. Gender; 11. Popular culture; 12. Muslim Spain; 13. Arab nationalism; 14. Islamic fundamentalism; 15. Democracy; 16. Death and succession; 17. Arabic literature; 18. Economics; 19. Medicine; 20. Islamic heritage; Bibliography.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521635585
Author:
Dickins, James
Author:
Watson, Janet
Author:
Watson, Janet C. E.
Author:
Dickins, J.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
General
Subject:
English
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
Arabic
Subject:
Arabic language
Subject:
Arabic language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- English.
Subject:
Arabic language -- Spoken Arabic.
Subject:
General Language Arts & Disciplines
Subject:
Arabic language--Textbooks for foreign speake
Subject:
Arabic language - English
Subject:
Foreign Languages-Arabic
Subject:
General Foreign Language Study
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
19990331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
2 maps
Pages:
620
Dimensions:
9.68x6.88x1.44 in. 2.66 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This is a topic-based Arabic course for upper-level undergraduates who have acquired a basic grounding in the language. Each chapter focuses on a particular aspect of the culture, history, politics, geography or society of the Arab Middle East and contains authentic materials and a wide variety of exercises.
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