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An Atlas of Contemporary Egypt

Atlas de l'Égypte contemporaine

While several atlases of Ancient Egypt exist, no atlas of contemporary Egypt has yet been published. Thus, this work fills a void and offers the general public an illustrated panorama of Egypt at the beginning of the 21st century. Through the contributions of some fifty researchers, it presents in an accessible form the key facts and challenges that concern present-day Egypt in the realms of politics, economics, demographics, the environment, society and culture, and geopolitics. To this e...

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  • Éditeur : CNRS Éditions
  • Collection : Hors collection
  • Lieu d’édition : Paris
  • Année d’édition : 2023
  • Publication sur OpenEdition Books : 17 juillet 2023
  • EAN électronique : 9782271149534
  • DOI : 10.4000/books.editionscnrs.58270
  • Nombre de pages : 149 p.
Hala Bayoumi et Karine Bennafla

Part 1. Geohistory and Geopolitics

Karine Bennafla
A power built on sand
Karine Bennafla et Wahel Rashid
1956: the tripartite aggression
Wahel Rashid
Tensions on the Nile
Maaï Youssef et Mayada Madbouly
Displaced people and migrants in Cairo

Part 3. Society and Demography

Yoann Doignon et Élise Lévêque
Rapid demographic growth
Hala Bayoumi et Karine Bennafla
Fertility, marriage and sexuality
Sébastien Oliveau, Yoann Doignon et Isabelle Blöss-Widmer
Population distribution: follow the Nile
Chiara Diana et Annalaura Turiano
Education and the school market
Rehab Sakr
The Youth of Egypt

Part 4. Greater Cairo

Hala Bayoumi et Karine Bennafla
Cairo: dealing with enormity
Charlotte Malterre-Barthes
Urban sprawl on agricultural land
Agnès Deboulet, Sarah Eldefrawi et Dina Shehayeb
The street markets of Cairo: the example of Matariya
Pierre Desvaux et Jamie Furniss
Rubbish collection in Cairo

Part 6. Economy and Environment

Hala Bayoumi, Karine Bennafla et François Bost
The Free Zone gambit
Pierre Desvaux et Jamie Furniss
The recycling economy of Cairo
Wahel Rashid et Karine Bennafla
Energy: a domestic and international challenge
Delphine Acloque Desmulier
Agriculture conquers the desert
Véronique Alary, Christian Corniaux, Pascal Bonnet et al.
The milk industry and derived products

Part 7. Culture and Heritage

Hala Bayoumi et Karine Bennafla
Luxor: ancient heritage as an economic resource
Hala Bayoumi et Ahmed Samir Habib
Bibliotheca Alexandrina: the renaissance

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