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Published: 25 February 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381501-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... the ruler virtually sole re• sponsibility for decision making. Hence it is to his political psyche that one must turn for an understanding of events. One recent work in this vein has determined that it was Sadat's Nasser complex that propelled him, and therefore Egypt, down the path that was fol...
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By Elliott Colla
Published: 21 December 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390398-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9039-8
... Anwar Sadat quite consciously employed Pharaonic images—the most iconic artifacts from the Cairo Museum’s Tutankhamen collection—as he courted the United States during the 1970s. More recently, the Mubarak regime has often drawn on Pharaonic themes in its conflict with militant Islamists...
Published: 25 February 1988
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... to the ruler virtually sole re• sponsibility for decision making. Hence it is to his political psyche that one must turn for an understanding of events. One recent work in this vein has determined that it was Sadat's Nasser complex that propelled him, and therefore Egypt, down the path that was...
Published: 22 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386872-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8687-2
... 32 in Arabic) with enthusiastic applause and shouts of approval. Macias and Sadat In September 1979, Egypt’s president Anwar Sadat organized a festival of peace on the first anniversary of the Camp David Peace Accords. The Egyp- tian government invited Enrico Macias to participate, and...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378426-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7842-6
... Russell, Bertrand, 289 Omvedt, Gail, 292-94, 299 Orwell, George, 151 Saadawi, Nawal El, 376-78 Otabi!, Mensa, 130, 141 Sabel, Charles F., 250 Ousmane, Sembene, II3-14, 120, 131 Sachs, Jeffrey D., 343, 349 Sadat, Anwar, 284...
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By Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397090-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9709-0
... in CinemaScope, Bride ofOtori Castle (Otori-jo no hanayome), a jidaigeki directed by Matsuda Sadat- Yojimbo 291 sugu. Whereas the popularity of 3-D movies faded rather quickly as soon as they were shown as a novelty in urban centers...
Published: 25 February 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381501-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... Egypt 1 David Hirst and Irene Beeson, Sadat (London: Faber and Faber, 1981 ). 2 Mohammed Heikal, Autumn of Fury: The Assassination of Sadat (Lon• don: Andre Deutsch, 1983)' 3 See, for example, AnlOS Perlmutter, Egypt: The Praetorian State (New Brunswick: Transaction Books, 1974), and...
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By miriam cooke
Published: 24 July 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390565-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9056-5
... Egyptian presi- dent Anwar Sadat launched a surprise attack on Israel from north and south. After initial successes, the Syrians and the Egyptians were driven back; on 22 October, bruised by the vehemence of the Israeli retaliation, they agreed to a ceasefire. Both sides claimed that their...
Published: 22 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386872-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8687-2
... written in sup- port of the monarchy brought down by the Revolution and his subsequent songs for Anwar al-Sadat’s regime, which supplanted the Revolution. In- deed, many singers and artists (including Umm Kulthum, who sang for the monarchy and for Nasser but not for Sadat) proved to be more...
Published: 22 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386872-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8687-2
... and Algeria, notwithstanding his earlier songs written in sup- port of the monarchy brought down by the Revolution and his subsequent songs for Anwar al-Sadat’s regime, which supplanted the Revolution. In- deed, many singers and artists (including Umm Kulthum, who sang for the monarchy and for...
Published: 26 July 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397564-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9756-4
... liberation and gay pride by citing erotic Persian devotional Sufi verse. Farahat explicitly disidentified with trends in Egypt, since the Sadat years, to frame Egyptian nationalism in the language of Islamic moral- ism versus “Westoxified” liberalism or East-­versus-­West “culture wars.” For Farahat...
Published: 22 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386872-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8687-2
...; Sadat, cyberspace, 126–27; Palestinian Anwar; Sinai cyberculture, 127, 144; postcorporeal Eilat, 277 cyberspace, 127; utopian cyberspace, end times, 288, 294, 307. See also 126. See also Internet Antichrist; Armageddon; Christian...
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By miriam cooke
Published: 24 July 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390565-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9056-5
... power discourse, 77– 14–15 80; in United States, 163–65 Rushdie, Salman, 20, 164 Slyomovics, Susan, 143–44 Smell of It, The (Ibrahim), 174n.1 Sadat, Anwar, 7, 15 socialism: Asad’s alliance...
Published: 16 February 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385561-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8556-1
... made me want to know more about this man. It was the same with Anwar Sadat. The day he went to Israel I felt I was on the plane with him. The man had guts. He was willing to risk his life for peace. I followed his trip on the radio, day after day S. B. was equally impressed by Sekou Touré. ‘‘I...
Published: 01 January 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376736-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7673-6
... sister say? Over dinner they speak only about what Imelda, the First Lady, will wear at Sadat’s funeral. They fight over her look, Miami Vice versus Princess Di, over whether her dress will be designed by Christian Dior or Ralph Lauren, but by dessert they agree, not folkloric, not a...
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By Walter Skya
Published: 13 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392460-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9246-0
.... ∏≠ Rapoport, ‘‘Sacred Terror 103. Rapoport considered the assassination of Egyptian President Anwar Sadat a case of religious terrorism, since the group Al-Jihad, led by Abd Al-Salam Faraj, said it had killed Sadat because it wanted Egypt to be governed by Islam’s sacred law. ∏∞ Peattie...
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By Stephen Paul Miller
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399971-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9997-1
... (Kristeva), 160 Cairo: Begin-Sadat accord, 61-63; Nixon Blakley, Ronee, 95 in, 57 Blind Ambition (Dean), 318 Cambodia: cease bombing of, 56; holo• Blindness and Insight (de Man), 152 caust in, 62; and Nixon, 50-51, 263- Blondie, 239...
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By Julia Elyachar
Published: 05 October 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387138-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8713-8
... des états. Paris: Karthala. Hindess, Barry. 1996. Discourses of Power: From Hobbes to Foucault. Oxford: Basil Blackwell. Hinnebusch, Raymond A., Jr. 1985. Egyptian Politics under Sadat: The Post-Populist Development of an Authoritarian-Modernizing State. Cambridge: Cambridge University...
Published: 25 February 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381501-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... events in the region, especially Sadat's remarkable trip to Je• rusalem, suggested that the two premier regional powers, Egypt and Israel, might settle their long-standing animosity directly and by Robert J. Pranger themselves, but in reality it took...
Published: 25 February 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381501-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... Russia. See Soviet Union Index Saadati, 251 in, 67; Iran and, 78- 80, 419; Sa'd, Prince (Saudi Arabia), 57 Iran-Iraq war and, 86; journalism Sadat, Anwar, 137-38, 152, 155, in, 73-74; medical services in, 65; 156-57; assassination of, 165; modernization of, 61...