Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 November 2017

224 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9789774168307

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Gypsies in Contemporary Egypt

On the Peripheries of Society

Alexandra Parrs

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • The first study to be published since 1982 of one of Egypt's most neglected ethnic groups, the Egyptian gypsies.
  • An eye-opening sociological study of the identity, representation, and challenges gypsies face everyday in Egypt.
  • Based on two years of the author's own extensive fieldwork.

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