Workers on the Nile: Nationalism, Communism, Islam and the Egyptian Working Class, 1882-1954

Workers on the Nile: Nationalism, Communism, Islam and the Egyptian Working Class, 1882-1954

By: Zachary Lockman (author), Joel Beinin (author)Hardback

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Part 1 The emergence of the Egyptian Workers' Movement, 1882-1942: introduction; the formation of the Egyptian working class; the emergence of labor activism, 1899-1914; 1919 - labor upsurge and national revolution; the unions, the Left and the Wafd, 1920-1924; workers, effendis, pashas and a prince; toward an Independent Workers' Movement. Part 2 Class conflict and national struggle 1942-1954: the formation of an industrial proletariat; the struggle for the trade unions during the war; communism and the Egyptian Workers' Movement, 1942-1948; the Muslim Brothers and the Egyptian Workers' Movement; the labor movement and the crisis of the old regime; the free officers and the labor movement.

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  • ISBN13: 9781850430766
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 520
  • ID: 9781850430766
  • ISBN10: 1850430764

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