Culture

Culture

in all of Sawa's world languages

Culture  

  • Language:  German
    Subject:  Culture, Social Science
    Author:  Carolin Emcke

    Winner of the 2016 Peace Prize in German Publishing.  This book, by award-winning journalist and humanitarian, Carolin Emcke, is a call to the courageous to take a stand against hate.  She offers convincing arguments and ideas to defend human rights and promote an open society.

    $26.95
  • Language:  Somali
    Subject:  Culture, History
    Author:  Axmed Faarax Idaaja

    Somali oral tradition is brought to life in print in five stories told through generations and researched by the author who traveled to tribal lands to interview elders who were there.

    $32.95
  • Language:  Somali
    Subject:  Culture, Literature
    Author:  Osman Abdinuur Hashi

    The rich culture of oral literature of the Somali people is brought to life in this book that explores the poetic layers of meaning in the Somali language.

    $34.95
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  • Language:  Somali
    Subject:  Culture, Family
    Author:  Suldaan Nayruus

    Godadle, a Somali word that describes a man with multiple secret wives. This true story is equal parts funny and tragic as it tells the story of one such man who tried to juggle the responsibilities of multiple spouses.  An eye-opening exploration of the far-reaching devastating effects of polygamy.

    $34.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Culture, Literature
    Author:  Youssef Ziedan

    Acclaimed Egyptian scholar, lecturer, columnist, university professor, and prolific author, Youssef Ziedan has authored more than 50 novels, winner of the Arabic Prize for International Fiction 2009.  Arab Blues is a collection of Ziedan's articles, essays, and various writings, some never before published.

    $22.95
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  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Culture, Social Science
    Author:  Abdullah al-Zayoud

    Similar to the Humans of New York project, this book, by award-winning author and poet, Abdullah al-Zuyud, was the catalyst for the Human "Nas" Project in the Middle East.  The 21 stories are snapshots from the lives of ordinary people from countries around the world. Each story is illustrated with a drawing of the owner's face, name and...

    $15.95
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  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Culture, LifeStyle
    Author:  Richard Sennett

    This thought-provoking book, now available in Arabic, identifies cooperation as the most important challenge faced by civil society in this modern day and age. The author explores how people can cooperate in school, online, at work, in politics, and on street corners; and why it is necessary for our survival.

    $29.95
  • Language:  Arabic
    Subject:  Culture, History
    Author:  Jeremy Scahill

    Jeremy Scahill's scathing expose of deadly covert operations sanctioned by the U.S government, funded by off-the-books budgets, and performed without appropriate congressional oversight is now available in Arabic.

    $29.95
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  • Language:  German
    Subject:  Culture, LifeStyle
    Author:  Andreas Hock

    Beer promotes desire in women, has half as many calories as orange juice, protects against diabetes and kidney stones, and even lowers blood pressure.  But the most important thing is that it tastes so good.  No wonder statistics show that every German drinks 107 liters of beer each year.  A declaration of love for the best drink in the world.

    $18.95
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