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Arabian Oasis City
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The first anthropological study to document the social change in an urban community in Saudi Arabia since the oil book of the mid-1970s.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title page, Copyright
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  1. Contents
  2. p. vii
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  1. Preface
  2. pp. ix-xiv
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. xv-xvi
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  1. Introduction: The Study and Its Setting
  2. pp. 1-12
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  1. Part One. Political Autonomy, Domestically Organized Production, and Mercantile Trade
  2. pp. 13-14
  1. 1. The Autonomous Amirate
  2. pp. 15-31
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  1. 2. The Old Agriculture
  2. pp. 32-53
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  1. 3. Craft Production and the Old Market
  2. pp. 54-66
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  1. 4. Caravans and Long-Distance Trade
  2. pp. 67-82
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  1. Part Two. Provincial City within a New State and the Development of Capitalist Social Formations
  2. pp. 83-84
  1. 5. Development of the New State and Education
  2. pp. 85-97
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  1. 6. Occupational Change and New Institutions
  2. pp. 98-116
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  1. Part Three. Economic Boom and Transformation
  2. pp. 117-118
  1. 7. The Economic Boom, Expatriates, and Local Development
  2. pp. 119-139
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  1. 8. The Market Today
  2. pp. 140-161
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  1. 9. The New Agriculture
  2. pp. 162-184
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  1. 10. Salaried Employment and Its Social Impact
  2. pp. 185-207
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  1. 11. Changing Patterns of Social Life
  2. pp. 208-231
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  1. 12. Analysis and Conclusion
  2. pp. 232-248
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  1. Glossary of Arabic Terms
  2. pp. 249-252
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  1. Bibliography
  2. pp. 253-260
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 261-266
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