Bedouin Century: Education and Development among the Negev Tribes in the Twentieth Century

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    The Bedouin in the Negev region have undergone a remarkable change of life style in the course of the 20th century: within a few generations they changed from being nomads to an almost sedentary and highly educated population. The author, who is a Bedouin himself and has worked in the Israeli Ministry of Education and Culture as Superintendent of the Bedouin Educational Schools in the Negev for many years, offers the first in-depth study of the development of Bedouin society, using the educational system as his focus. Aref Abu-Rabia teaches in the Department of Middle East Studies at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

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    Number of Pages: 204
    Format(s): Hardback - ISBN: 9781571818324
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    Listed in: Social & cultural history, Social & cultural anthropology, ethnography, Physical anthropology
    Publisher: Berghahn Books, Incorporated

    Books by Aref Abu-Rabia

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