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Modern Algeria

The Origins And Development of a Nation

by John Ruedy

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African history,
  • African studies,
  • Asian studies,
  • Political science & theory,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Africa,
  • Middle East,
  • Africa - North,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Algeria

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9837557M
    ISBN 100253217822
    ISBN 109780253217820


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--Africa Today "[T]he best and most comprehensive history of modern Algeria in English." --Digest of Middle East Studies "[A] thoughtful and much-needed introductory historical analysis of Algeria." --Choice The second edition of Modern Algeria brings readers up to date with the outcome of the Algerian elections.

Book Description This book is for students and scholars interested in the history and politics of Algeria, the Middle East, Africa, France and the Mediterranean. It covers five hundred years of history, from the arrival of the Ottomans in to the aftermath of the Arab uprisings of Cited by:   Khadra’s novel of a young Arab boy growing up in 20th-century French Algeria is an epic tale of family, love and war.

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The modern city of Algiers lies near the Mediterranean coast, while the older city is on a steep Modern Algeria book crowned by the Casbah, or Citadel. This view is of a typical Casbah stairway. Algeria's primary political party, the National Liberation Front (FLN), was established in as part of the struggle for independence and has since largely.

“[Ruedy] has skillfully compressed over two thousand years of Algerian history into a smooth, fast-paced narrative while at the same time addressing all the major questions concerning Algeria’s.

‘Algeria Modern contributes greatly to the literature on Algerian politics by offering a refreshing perspective and understanding of complex inter-relations and transformations in recent years. It is therefore particularly timely for those interested in Algeria’s political trajectory to read Algeria Modern.’.

The publication of the present work, the second edition of Modern Algeria: The Origins and Development of a Nation (originally published in ) appears to be directed at a similar readership (despite the author's more modest claims); but it also responds specifically to a growing concern about the post, Islamist insurgency in : Indiana University Press.

Praise for the first edition: "[E]ssential reading for Maghreb specialists as well as for anyone interested in issues of nation-building and political culture in Africa." --Africa Today "[T]he best and most comprehensive history of modern Algeria in English." --Digest of Middle East Studies "[A] thoughtful and much-needed introductory historical analysis of Algeria."5/5(1).

The second edition of Modern Algeria brings readers up to date with the outcome of the Algerian elections. Providing thorough coverage of the s and the end of the Algerian Civil War, it. “The publication of the present workthe second edition of Modern Algeria: The Origins and Development of a Nation (originally published in ) appears to be directed at a similar readership (despite the author's more modest claims); but it also responds specifically to a growing concern about the post, Islamist insurgency in Algeria.

The depth of argumentation in Algeria Modern: From Opacity to Complexity lays the ground to understand future political development in Algeria, says Amir Lebdioui.

Part of the CERI series in comparative politics and international studies, Algeria Modern: From Opacity to Complexity is a book edited by Luis Martinez and Rasmus Alenius Boserup.

The publication of the present work, the second edition of Modern Algeria: The Origins and Development of a Nation (originally published in ) appears to be directed at a similar /5(32).

Algeria, large, predominantly Muslim country of North Africa. Most of the population resides along the Mediterranean coast, while the Sahara and its extreme climate dominate the country. Although an integral part of the Maghreb and the larger Arab world, Algeria also has a sizable Amazigh (Berber) population.

About Algeria Revisited. On 5 JulyAlgeria became an independent nation, bringing to an end years of French colonial rule. Algeria Revisited provides an opportunity to critically re-examine the colonial period, the iconic war of decolonisation that brought it to an end and the enduring legacies of these years.

Given the apparent centrality of violence in this history, this volume. John Ruedy's Modern Algeria fills that void admirably. A professor at Georgetown University, Ruedy has drawn on a vast body of literature, as well as decades of his own research, to assemble an informative and entertaining narrative of historical events and an overview of important issues in Algerian historiography.

Modern Algeria by John Ruedy,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(33). The publication of the present work, the second edition of Modern Algeria: The Origins and Development of a Nation (originally published in ) appears to be directed at a similar readership (despite the author's more modest claims); but it also responds specifically to a growing concern about the post, Islamist insurgency in Edition: 2nd Edition.

Algerianism was a literary genre with political overtones, born among French Algerian writers who hoped for a common Algerian future culture, uniting French settlers and native Algerians. The terme algérianiste was used for the first time in a novel by Robert Randau, "Les Algérianistes".

[15]. Modern Algeria: A History from to the Present () Derradji, Abder-Rahmane. The Algerian Guerrilla Campaign, Strategy & Tactics (The Edwin Mellen Press, ).

Derradji, Abder-Rahmane. A Concise History of Political Violence in Algeria: Brothers in Faith Enemies in Arms (2 vol. The Edwin Mellen Press, ), Horne, Alistair. Modern algeria. 14, likes 3 talking about this. Media/News CompanyFollowers: 14K. Get this from a library. Modern Algeria: the origins and development of a nation.

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Invaded inpopulated by one million settlers who co-existed uneasily with nine million Arabs and Berbers, Algeria was different from other French colonies because it was administered as an integral part of France, in theory no different from Normandy or Brittany. The depth and scale of the colonization process explains why the Algerian War of to was one of the longest and most.

The Internet Modern History Sourcebook is one of series of history primary sourcebooks. It is intended to serve the needs of teachers and students in college survey courses in modern European history and American history, as well as in modern Western Civilization and World Cultures.

Read more about this on Questia. Algeria (ăljēr´ēə), Arab. Al Djazair, Fr. Algérie, officially People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, republic ( est. pop. 39,),sq mi (2, sq km), NW Africa, bordering on Mauritania, Western Sahara, and Morocco in the west, on the Mediterranean Sea in the north, on Tunisia and Libya in the east, and on Niger and Mali in the south.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ageron, Charles Robert. Modern Algeria. Trenton, N.J.: Africa World Press, (OCoLC) ARIS Algeria Book A companion to the other SORO case studies, this work presents and analyzes the Algerian Revolution’s essential causes, actors, actions, and consequences to make possible the systematic comparison of one revolution with another.

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The Meursault Investigation by Kamel Daoud review: L’Etranger danger ‘A Frenchman kills an Arab’ This angry novel by an Algerian journalist is a bold riposte to Albert Camus’s Author: Eileen Battersby.

Ian F. Becket has a book I haven't read "Modern Insurgencies and Counterinsurgencies" and supposedly it's very good. One short text that comes to mind is "A War of Streets and Houses" written in the 19th century during the French colonial wars in Algeria.

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Find a great selection at unbeatable prices. Read more about sharing. A chronology of key events: - France seizes Algiers, ending Algeria's three centuries as an autonomous province of the Ottoman Empire. -. In the s, when the Algerian uprising against France began, the capital city was a focal point in the struggle.

Afterwhen Algeria became independent, many far-reaching changes were made to the city as the new government set out to create a modern socialist society out of a. The early twentieth century had seen the organization of some groups that agitated for Algerian independence.

None of them achieved much success. Groups like the Star of North Africa and the Party of the Algerian People were formed by European-educated Algerians in the s and s, and infused with the ideology of modern nationalism.The artist graduated from the Algiers Fine Art Academy in His multimedia oeuvre have been shown widely in Algeria, including the Modern Art Museum of Algeria (MAMA).

Internationally, he has participated in a variety of exhibitions and projects, including a residency at London’s Delfina Foundation and a project with the Sharjah Art.