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By K. Abdel-Malek,Mouna El Kahla

This exclusive anthology offers for the 1st time in English shuttle essays by means of Arabic writers who've visited the United States within the moment half the century. The view of the USA which emerges from those debts is right now attention-grabbing and illuminating, yet by no means monolithic. The writers hail from quite a few viewpoints, areas, and backgrounds, so their descriptions of the USA another way interact and revise Arab pre-conceptions of american citizens and the West. the rustic figures as every thing from the unchanging different, the very antithesis of the Arab self, to the seductive lady, to the opposite who's either praiseworthy and reprehensible.

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