The Arab World - The Bonds of Pride
Media: Streaming Only
Author/Director: Bill Moyers
This program explores the nature of the Arab identity and the main culutral ties that hold the arab world together - language, the Koran, historical vision, literature and poetry, and humor. Cultural diversity amond various Arab groups is examined, along with the role of women in Islamic society. Methods of education - the ancient Arab technique stressing memory versus more modern methods introduced during the period of European colonization - are compared.
The program diaolg is in English. There are no subtitles.
Note: this program must be streamed via the Wallace Library catalog entry. Click on the Wallace Catalog Number below, and when the catalog entry appears, click on the words "Films on Demand Streaming Videos" to view the program.
More Information: http://www.amazon.com/Bonds-Pride-Arab-World-VHS/dp/6303503888/ref=sr_1_1
MTLC ID: 1700
Wallace Catalog Number: b3196065