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Author Mallette, Karla

Title European modernity and the Arab Mediterranean : toward a new philology and a counter-orientalism / Karla Mallette

Publ Info Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  PJ6057 .M35 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 312 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Scheherazade among the philologists (Paris, 1704) -- Metempsychosis : Dante, Petrarch, and the Arab Middle Ages -- I nostri saracini : writing the history of the Arabs of Sicily -- The ramparts of Europe : the invention of the Maltese language -- The life and times of Enrico Cerulli -- Amalgams : Emilio García Gómez (s. XX), Alvarus (s. IX), and philology after the nation -- Scheherazade at home (Baghdad, A.D. 803; London and Hollywood, 1939)
LC subject Arabic philology -- History -- 19th century
Arabic philology -- History -- 20th century
Islamic civilization
Europe -- Civilization -- Arab influences
Scheherazade (Legendary character)
ISBN 9780812242416 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0812242416 (hardcover : alk. paper)