Egypt Under the Khedives: 1805-1879: From Household Government to Modern Bureaucracy

F. Robert Hunter

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Egypt Under the Khedives: 1805-1879: From Household Government to Modern Bureaucracy

Egypt Under the Khedives From Household Government to Modern Bureaucracy Robert Hunter s Egypt Under the Khedives brought back into print in this paperback edition was a pioneering work when first published in the s as Western scholars began to comb Egypt s national

  • Title: Egypt Under the Khedives: 1805-1879: From Household Government to Modern Bureaucracy
  • Author: F. Robert Hunter
  • ISBN: 9789774245442
  • Page: 470
  • Format: Paperback
  • Robert Hunter s Egypt Under the Khedives, brought back into print in this paperback edition, was a pioneering work when first published in the 1980s, as Western scholars began to comb Egypt s national archives for an understanding of the social and economic history of the country It is now recognized as one of the fundamental books on nineteenth century Egypt it is so arRobert Hunter s Egypt Under the Khedives, brought back into print in this paperback edition, was a pioneering work when first published in the 1980s, as Western scholars began to comb Egypt s national archives for an understanding of the social and economic history of the country It is now recognized as one of the fundamental books on nineteenth century Egypt it is so archivally based and empirically solid that it forms the starting point for all research Hunter used land and pension records in Dar al Mahfuzat, in addition to published archival collections like those of Amin Sami Pasha, to enlarge our understanding of the social dimensions of the politics of the period A secondary and very important contribution of the work is its explanation of the way in which collaborating bureaucrat landowners aided in the country s subordination to European political and economic dominance in the reign of Ismail The big chapter on the unraveling of khedivial absolutism is a splendid piece of storytelling, as it explores the wild fluctuations in Egypt s finances, Ismail s desperate gambits to ward off European administrative scrutiny, and the defection of key officials in his regime to the European side.

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    1. Mohamed IBrahim on said:

      الكتاب مزعج فكونه كتاب أكاديمي في المقام الاول طرح لنيل رسالة دكتوراة بالإضافة لكون كاتبه أجنبي يطرح الموضوع من وجهة نظر احب تسميتها بالساذجو وليست المحايدة وقد يظهر هذا تحديدا في تحليلاته للفصلين الاخرين عن علاقة الموظفين الذين اختارهم باعتبارهم الاكثر تأثيرا في تلك الفت [...]

    2. Ehab mohamed on said:

      بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم----------الكتاب: مصر الخديوية (نشأة البيروقراطية الحديثة)المؤلف: ف. روبرت هنترالمترجم: بدر الرفاعيإصدار: الهيئة المصرية العامة للكتاب-----------------في البداية الكتاب لا يصلح للمبتدئين ولا لمن لا يملكون ولو قدر قليل من المعلومات عن مصر الحديثة من عهد محمد علي إل [...]

    3. إيمان عبد المنعم on said:

      الفترة التاريخية التي يناقشها هذا الكتاب وهي الفترة الممتدة من 1805-1879 وكذلك الزاوية التي اختارها وهي نشأة البيروقراطية الحديثة في مصر من أكثر الموضوعات التي وددت القراءة عنها ومن أكثر الموضوعات التي لم تجد باهتمام كاف أو هكذا خيل إلي ، لذلك مثل الكتاب لي فرصة رائعة خاصة مع دق [...]

    4. Paul on said:

      In Egypt Under the Khedives, F. Robert Hunter postulates that a “recurring phenomenon” in Egypt’s history “was the tendency of Egypt’s government to pass in cycles from strong central control to much less direction from the center, and back again”. In his opinion, the era from Muhammad Ali’s ascension to the governorship of Egypt in 1805 until 1879 was one such period of strong central rule but, once the British began their occupation, these cycles stopped and absolutist rule never [...]

    5. Jay Roberts on said:

      A moderately interesting read about Egypt under Turkish rule. For 75 years, the Khedives ruled the country, only to create economic conditions that unraveled the government in less than four years. Yet another tail of an authoritarian government squandering the nation’s money.

    6. Walid Hosny on said:

      الكتاب في المجمل جيد يستعرض حياة كبار موظفي مصر في الحقبة الخديوية ويشرح كيفية امتلاك الحاكم زمام الامور عن طريق تولية الثقات وتوزيع الاراضي مما يضمن الولاء لهوتعرض الكتاب لشخصيات ثرية امثال علي مبارك وشريف باشا ونوبار باشا الخ وكيفية وصولهم الي اعلي درجات السلطة في البلاد [...]

    7. Mustafa Hamdy on said:

      صادم ، لفرد لم يقرأ لهذه المرحلة خارج التاريخ المدرسي

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