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Author Mazrui, Ali Al'Amin

Title Euro-Jews and Afro-Arabs : the great Semitic divergence in world history / Ali A. Mazrui ; edited by Seifudein Adem

Publ Info Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, [2008]
 RWU Main Library  DS135.E8 M39 2008    AVAILABLE
Descript vii, 468 pages ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Towards the Europeanization of the Jews and the Africanization of the Arabs: an introduction -- Semitic divergence and African convergence -- The Talmudic tradition in comparative perspective -- Muslims between the Jewish example and the Black experience -- Blacks, Jews and comparative diasporas -- Is Israel a threat to American democracy? -- Afrabia: from Arabo-Hebraic divergence to Afro-Arab convergence -- The Black Arabs in comparative perspective -- The multiple marginality of the Sudan -- Africa and Egypt's four circles: Nasser's legacy -- Afro-Arab crossfire: between the flames of terrorism and the force of Pax Americana -- Eurafrica, Eurabia, and African-Arab relations: the tensions of tripolarity -- Comparative slavery: Western, Muslim and African legacies -- Comparative racism: Zionism ad Apartheid -- Comparative terrorism: Arab, Jewish and African (Usama, Sharon and Shaka) -- Black intifadah: the Mau Mau War and the Palestinian uprising -- Between intifadah and Al Qaeda: East African perspective -- Muslims in a century of four ethical revolutions -- African and Islam in search of seven pillars of wisdom -- Islam and the United States: streams of convergence, strands of divergence -- The semitic impact on Africa: Arab and Jewish influences -- Euro-Jews and Afro-Arabs in world history: a conclusions
LC subject Jews -- Europe -- History
Arabs -- Africa -- History
Add Author Adem, Seifudein
ISBN 0761838570 (paper : alk. paper)
9780761838579 (paper : alk. paper)