Bint Al-Huda Collection: All Novels and Short Stories
Bint al-Huda Collection includes all the 4 novels and 24 short stories written by Martyr Aminah Haider Al-Sadr, the famous Muslim author popularly known as Bint Al-Huda. She played a significant role in creating Islamic awareness among the Muslim women of Iraq from the late 1950s to 1980. She was the sister of the great Islamic scholar,... The History of Libya (The Greenwood Histories of the Modern Nations)
Covers Libyan history from the prehistoric period through the Phoenician, Roman, and Islamic/Ottoman periods to Italian colonization, independence, and the 2011 uprising and civil war.
Libya experienced its own Arab Spring in February of 2011, ultimately leading to a civil war in which different groups have since been...
Detecting the Social: Order and Disorder in Post-1970s Detective Fiction
This book analyses the ways in which twenty-first century detective fiction provides an understanding of the increasingly complex and often baffling contemporary world ? and what sociology, as a discipline, can learn from it.
Conventional sociological accounts of fiction generally comprehend its value in terms of...