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Author Abou-Hodeib, Toufoul.

Title A Taste for Home : the Modern Middle Class in Ottoman Beirut.

Imprint Redwood City : Stanford University Press, 2017.

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Description 1 online resource (277 pages)
Summary Making Home places the middle-class home of late Ottoman Beirut at the intersection of global transformations in urbanity, taste, consumption, and intellectual trends.
Contents Beirut, city of the Levant -- The global intimacies of taste -- Home is where the investment is -- Things at home -- A matter of taste -- Local forms and ifranji pleasures -- Conclusion.
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Subject Home -- Lebanon -- Beirut -- History.
Middle class -- Lebanon -- Beirut -- History.
Home economics -- Lebanon -- Beirut -- History.
Consumer goods -- Lebanon -- Beirut -- History.
Beirut (Lebanon) -- Social life and customs.
Lebanon -- Civilization -- European influences.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Abou-Hodeib, Toufoul. A Taste for Home : The Modern Middle Class in Ottoman Beirut. Redwood City : Stanford University Press, ©2017
ISBN 9781503601475 (electronic bk.)
1503601471 (electronic bk.)