Development And Disenchantment In Rural Tunisia: The Bourguiba Years, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Development And Disenchantment In Rural Tunisia

The Bourguiba Years, 1st Edition

By Mira Zussman


220 pages

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This book is essentially the story of the fellahin of Medjerda—their experiences and understanding of their experiences with European colonizers and developers. It is concerned with colonial imagery and its persistence in the post-colonial period under Habib Bourguiba in the Republic of Tunisia.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Land and Cynicism 2. Uneasy Dualisms 3. Local Distinctions 4. Debates over Mentality 5. Strategies of the Fellahin 6. Access to the Souri World 7. Mutual Disenchantments

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Middle Eastern
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies