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dc.contributor Kim, Kim
dc.contributor.author Mikhail, Miriam
dc.date.accessioned 2016-12-12T10:17:10Z
dc.date.available 2016-12-12T22:00:12Z
dc.date.created 12/11/2016
dc.date.issued 12/12/2016
dc.identifier.uri http://dar.aucegypt.edu/handle/10526/4908
dc.description Thousands of Armenians came and settled down in Egypt as new home and Egypt truly became their second or rather their substitute home. Since then Armenian community played a critical role in building that cosmopolitan nation we are speaking about its glory now. In 19th century, the Egyptian Armenian community began to participate effectively in building the Modern Egypt we know now. After 1952 and the nationalization policies adopted by Gamal Abdel Nasser’s administration, many Egyptian Armenians left Egypt. The diminishing numbers of Egyptian Armenians certainly led to decreased potential and less integration in the Egyptian society. Although their number has declined, they again, are taking its stands in building Egypt. They do not consider themselves as foreigner but Egyptians with an Armenian origin. Armenians shaped Egypt’s history- politically, culturally, and socially. This production is searching for an answer to the question that is kept for over a centaury In 1915, one and half million Armenians were murdered In 2015, ten million Armenians live and still expanding en_US
dc.description.abstract This documentary reveals the truth about the Armenians in 1915 and the Armenian Diaspora- more specifically in Egypt. After over hundred years of massacres and displacement, how they have become an integral part of the Egyptian society? en_US
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dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.rights Author retains all rights with regard to copyright. en
dc.subject armenians Genocide History Politics Culture Recognition Truth Armenia Egypt Diaspora Migration Nationalization Social Law Ottomans en_US
dc.title Double edge sword: The story of Armenians en_US
dc.type Text en_US
dc.subject.discipline Journalism and Mass Communication en_US
dc.subject.course JRMC4460 en_US
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dc.contributor.department American University in Cairo. Dept. of Journalism and Mass Communication en_US


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