Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 June 2013

272 Pages

ISBN: 9780748640690

Bookseller Code (06)

The Arab Nahdah

The Making of the Intellectual and Humanist Movement

Abdulrazzak Patel

Published by Edinburgh University Press

The nahda or Arab renaissance of the 19th and early 20th centuries forms the basis of modernity in Arabic literature and Arab thought more generally. This book enhances our understanding of the movement that led its culture from medievalism to modern times.