Nasser and Egypt's role in the Arab world

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Prior to the mid-1930s, Egypt's political leaders did not identify Egyptian with Arab nationalism and even, at times, spoke disparagingly of the importance of the Arab countries. Attempts to explain how Nasser came to symbolise pan-Arabism and Arab independence by focusing on Nasser's personality and philosophy, as well as the character of Egyptian nationalism. -M.Amos

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)45-54
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Third World Studies
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1988
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geography, Planning and Development
  • Development
  • Political Science and International Relations

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