Abdellah Hammoudi is a tenured professor of anthropology at Princeton University. His main areas of interest are religion, colonialism, symbols of power, French. La victime et ses masques: Essai sur le sacrifice et la mascarade au Maghreb . $ Paperback. Books by Abdellah Hammoudi. Showing 5 Results Books. Master and Disciple: The Cultural Foundations of Moroccan Authoritarianism by Abdellah Hammoudi (). by Abdellah Hammoudi.

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Out of Print–Limited Availability. He rounds out the first half of the book with detailed descriptions of the geographical area and Berber community where the festival took place, and his own observations of the animal sacrifice, accompanying feast, and the masquerade.

Beidelman in the Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. The movement’s most notable achievement has been the infiltration of university campuses through lobbying for “BDS resolutions. Much of his academic work has centered on the ethnohistory of Morocco, and he has written on such Moroccan-centered topics as agricultural policy and the relationship between tribal society and religion. Hammoudi fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

In Hammoudi co-edited Monarchies arabes. Modern Language Association http: Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. In Hammoudi undertook the pilgrimage to Mecca, the hajj.

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Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. The book was first published in French in Maitre abde,lah Disciple: Learn more about Amazon Prime. BDS activity is often aggressive and disruptive. The Cultural Foundation of Moroccan AuthoritarianismUniversity of Chicago Press he examined the authoritarian structures in the Arabic world, in particular Morocco. The referendum, voted on by Princeton students, was narrowly defeated.

Available to ship in days. A native of Morocco, Hammoudi also concentrates on the social and geopolitical aspects of the Middle East and North Africa.


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Anderson concluded that Hammoudi’s “perspective is enormously provocative, and thus distinguished from most of the literature in its field. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list. It has been noted that universities that pass BDS resolutions see a marked increase in anti-Semitic incidents on campus. There’s a problem hamjoudi this menu right now.

All Formats Paperback Hardcover Sort by: Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. La victime et ses masques: A California Bookwatch reviewer felt the book would be a necessity for those “who hamomudi understand modern Muslim sentiments. Low to High Price: Hammoudi’s ethnographic work has also served as the basis of several television adbellah.

BDS Close Connections s: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Learn more at Author Central. ComiXology Ahdellah of Digital Comics. One is the ability to see and write about, and the other side is the willingness of people to listen. He also notes connections between the public ritual of sacrifice and the private processes of female food preparation and childbearing and reproduction.

He also provides descriptions of how earlier European writers downplayed or neglected jammoudi the importance of these types of celebrations to local populations. Hammoudi describes the practical aspects of undertaking the hajj, including the bureaucratic hurdles he had to overcome including necessary bribery of mid-level officials so that he would even be added to the list of pilgrims allowed to traveland the sheer overwhelming physical presence of thousands of pilgrims and the animals they are required to sacrifice.

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He comes to the conclusion that the authoritarian power structures are a transferral of the student-teacher relationship, that can be found in private and public spheres, onto the political level. Popularity Popularity Featured Price: The book, Heck added, hqmmoudi the Hajj of a particularly erudite person, even as it offers an inquiry into the nature of religion in an age of political and intellectual conformism. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.


The Cultural Foundations of Moroccan Authoritarianism, Hammoudi “seeks to answer a core question which many have asked before him, namely: An Essay on Sacrifice and Masquerade in the Maghreb, p. Lettre Ulysses Award Web site, http: Home Arts Educational magazines Hammoudi, Abdellah For example, he directly relates the ceremonies he observed to the religious beliefs and cultural practices of the local Berber population.

Abdellah Hammoudi is an anthropologist and ethnographer whose research and teaching interests include colonialism, French ethnographic theory, the relationship between history and anthropology, and symbols of power. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Please try your request again later. Noting that Arab and Muslim peoples have long been unable to challenge the strict hierarchies established in their social orderHammoudi seeks to find the “emotional and cultural underpinning of attitudes and responses to authority” that account for the inability to resist or change the long-held authoritarianism, Bloul stated.

Learn more about citation styles Citation styles Encyclopedia. The BDS movement was founded in by Omar Barghouti and asserts that it “works to end international support for Israel’s oppression of Palestinians and pressure Israel to comply with international law.

He discovers connections between feasting, human fertility, agricultural fecundity, and religious blessings. Though Beidelman concluded that the book was too short to provide thorough ethnographic analysis, the work is still “a valuable contribution to north African studies.