Journals Higher Education

$125.00

Hardcover

03 May 2001

352 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195133981


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A Matter of Fate

The Concept of Fate in the Arab World as Reflected in Modern Arabic Literature

Dalya Cohen-Mor

Cohen-Mor examines the concept of fate in the Arab world through readings of religious texts, poetry, fiction, and folklore. Offering 16 modern short stories as illustrations of her analysis, she contends that belief in fate continues to play a pivotal role in the Arabs' outlook on life and society.

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