Arabism

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Arabism

a devotion to Arab interests, custom, culture, ideals, and political goals.
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His treatment could interest aesthetes, historians of Islamic art, philosophers, and Arabists, he says.
Today, Zdanowski is one the finest Arabists of Poland," said Bhutani, who hails from India and is a visiting professor to Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw for the last 22 years.
While in the past 30 years suicide attacks have been exclusively committed by Islamist militants often from underprivileged and poor backgrounds, they were previously a tactic used by secular Arabists like Jammal.
This collection is not for Arabists, but for English-language fictionophiles.
Wallin died in 1852 having become one of the most respected Arabists of his time.
A group of Arabists Mondaymidnight broke intoBeit Jala Governmental hospital, threatening the people who rushed toits yards to check ontwoPalestinian youngsters who were shot on theDistrict Coordination Office (DCO) Israeli checkpoint in Beit Jala town, central West Bank.
Hugh Wilford, America's Great Game: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East by Hugh Wilford, New York: Basic Books, ISBN;13: 978-0465019656, 2013-14, pp.
Within a couple of years, Cheney, Bush and Blair attacked and totally destabilised Iraq - against the advice of the expert Arabists in the US State Department and the British Foreign Office.
Like many Middle East hands in the State Department, the CIA Arabists believed that the region and its oil reserves were the key to U.
The CIA's Arabists were motivated by a combination of factors.
America's Great Game: The CIA's Secret Arabists and the Shaping of the Modern Middle East uses declassified government records and personal interviews to consider the CIA's early Middle Eastern operations during the 1940s and 50s, and examines the history of US covert operations in the area and their lasting impact in shaping the forces and face of the entire region.
America's great game; the CIA's secret Arabists and the shaping of the modern Middle East.