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Author Barak, On.
Title On time [electronic resource] : technology and temporality in modern Egypt / On Barak.
Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, 2013.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
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Revised version of the author's dissertation--New York University, 2009.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: another time? -- En route -- Double standards -- Effendi hauntologies -- Harmonization and its discords -- The urban politics of slowness -- Counterclockwise revolution -- On hold -- Conclusion: countertemporality.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Egypt -- History -- British occupation, 1882-1936.
Egypt -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Egypt -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Time -- Social aspects -- Egypt.
Time perception -- Social aspects -- Egypt.
Technology -- Social aspects -- Egypt.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780520276130 0520276132 9780520276147 0520276140 (DLC) 2013010761
ISBN 0520956567 (electronic bk.)
9780520956568 (electronic bk.)
9780520276130 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520276132 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520276147 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0520276140 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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