Sudan, a country study

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StatementForeign Area Studies, The American University ; edited by Harold D. Nelson.
SeriesArea handbook series, DA pam ;, 550-27
ContributionsNelson, Harold D., American University (Washington, D.C.). Foreign Area Studies.
LC ClassificationsDT154.6 .S93 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 365 p. :
Number of Pages365
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3160975M
LC Control Number83002718

More information about Sudan is available on the Sudan Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet. U.S.-SUDAN RELATIONS The United States established diplomatic relations with Sudan in , following its independence from joint administration by Egypt and the United Kingdom. P.M. Holt and M.W. Daly - A History of the Sudan, from the Coming of Islam to the Present Day, 4th ed. (). P.M. Holt - The Mahdist State in the Sudan, A Study of Its Origins, Development, and Overthrow, 2nd ed. () Kenneth Henderson - Sudan Republic. Richard Hill - Egypt in the Sudan, (, reprinted ). Sudan - Sudan - Cultural life: The key to an understanding of contemporary Sudanese culture is diversity. Each major ethnic group and historical region has its own special forms of cultural expression. Because of Sudan’s great cultural diversity, it is difficult to . Conflict in South Sudan and the Challenges Ahead Congressional Research Service 1 Background South Sudan emerged in as the world’s newest country, and one of its least developed. After almost 40 years of war between the Sudan government and southern insurgents, southern Sudanese voted in a January referendum to secede from by:

Country Profile: Sudan __ "The country's name comes from the Arabic bilad al-sudan, or land of the blacks. Arabic is the official language and Islam the religion of the state, but the country has a large non-Arabic speaking and non-Muslim population which has rejected attempts by the government in Khartoum to impose Islamic shari'ah law on the. The focus is on the history of South Sudan, and is in this sense a pioneer work since it is the country's first secondary school book dealing primarily with the history of the South. Even though the focus is on South Sudan its history cannot be interpreted in a vacuum, and particularly North-South relations are discussed extensively in the book. 5 Case Study: Food Security in South Sudan. I n January the South Sudanese people voted overwhelmingly, in a referendum established as part of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA), to secede from Sudan and create the world’s newest nation (). 1 South Sudan has about 10 million people in an area about the size of Texas. Despite substantial national income from oil . Aug 06,  · - South Sudan becomes an independent country, after over 20 years of guerrilla warfare, which claimed the lives of at least million people and more than four million were displaced.

book, to the issues it raises, and to the telling itself. You’ll find many Literature, Language Arts, and Social Studies lessons in the novel – and many opportunities for discussion. History 1. The background for Home of the Brave is the civil war that devastated the Sudan on and off from the s to the s and the ethnic war in the. At least million children in South Sudan are not receiving an education – representing one of the highest rates of out-of-school children in the world, according to a new report produced through the Global Initiative on Out-of-School Children. Years of conflict, displacement and economic collapse continue to deprive children of education, harming the future of the country.

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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle Manufacturer: US Government "This edition of Sudan: A Country Study is a revised and updated version that replaces the edition edited by Helen Chapin Metz." Includes bibliographical references and index.

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also available in digital form. Sudan This edition of Sudan: A Country Study replaces the previous edition published in Like its predecessor, the present book attempts to treat in a compact and objective manner the dominant historical, social, economic, political, and national security aspects of contemporary Sudan.

Sources of a country study book included. Sudan: a country study Area handbook series VolumeA country study book 27 of DA pam DA pam ; Area Handbook Sudan: A Country Study VolumeIssue 27 of Pamphlet, United States Department of the Army: Authors: Helen Chapin Metz, Library of Congress.

Federal Research Division: Editor: Helen Chapin Metz: Contributor: Library of Congress. Federal Research Division. May 03,  · SOUTH SUDAN Country Studies: A brief, comprehensive study of South Sudan Kindle Edition by State Department (Author), CIA (Author)5/5(2).

Contents Page Foreword iii Acknowledgments v Preface xiii CountryProfile xv Introduction xxiii walkingshops.comicalSetting 1 ThomasOfcansky EARLYHISTORY 3 Cush 4 Meroe 5 ChristianNubia 6 THECOMINGOFISLAM 9 TheArabs 9 TheDeclineofChristianNubia 11 TheRuleoftheKashif 11 TheFunj 12 TheFur 13 THETURKIYAH, 14 THEMAHDIYAH, 18 TheKhalifa 20.

May 15,  · One of the most comprehensive introductions to the country’s history, both ancient and modern. This book brings together some of the most authoritative writers on a wide spectrum of subjects.

SOUTHERN AND WESTERN SUDAN POLITICAL GROUPS Umma Party Democratic Unionist Party The Muslim Brotherhood The Republican Brothers Secular Political Parties Sudanese People's Liberation Movement MEDIA FOREIGN RELATIONS Egypt Libya Chad United States.

Bibliography. Main Content. At the top left, Sudan capital city of Sudan, Khartoum, is located at the convergence of the Blue Nile and the White Nile.

Although the Blue Nile is much shorter than the White Nile, it contributes about 80% of the flow of the river. The Dahlak Archipelago is seen off the Red Sea coast of Eritrea. Books shelved as sudan: What Is the What by Dave Eggers, Season of Migration to the North by Tayeb Salih, A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story by.

Feb 08,  · This Country Study and Country Profile is an exceptional review of Sudan, its history, and nearby states. Books in the Country Studies series describe and analyze "political, economic, social, and national security systems and institutions, and examin[e] the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural Progressive Management.

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Look for editions of this book at your library, or elsewhere. Help with reading books -- Report a bad link -- Suggest a new listing Home -- Search -- New Listings -- Authors -- Titles -- Subjects -- Serials. South Sudan holds one of the richest agricultural areas in Africa, with fertile soils and abundant water supplies.

Currently the region supports million head of cattle. At independence inSouth Sudan produced nearly three-fourths of former Sudan's total oil.

Jan 29,  · Sudan, country located in northeastern Africa. The name Sudan derives from the Arabic expression bilād al-sūdān (“land of the blacks”), by which medieval Arab geographers referred to the settled African countries that began at the southern edge of the Sahara. 2 BERKLEY CENTER FOR RELIGION, PEACE & WORLD AFFAIRS AT GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY CASE STUDY Th SUDAN This case study explores the background and bases for Sudan’s two civil wars ( and ), which pitted the powerful Muslim Arabs in the North against the Christian and indigenous Black Africans of the South.

Country Studies This website contains the on-line versions of books previously published in hard copy by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress as part of the Country Studies/Area Handbook Series sponsored by the U.S.

Department of the Army between and Aug 14,  · The best books on Sudan: start your reading here Tragedies – personal and political, fictional and all too real – abound in our literary tour of Sudan Instead, Africa’s largest country Author: Pushpinder Khaneka.

The best books from the Republic of Sudan and South Sudan available in English. The best books from the Republic of Sudan and South Sudan available in English. Destinations. Locations. Europe. North America. Africa. Asia. South America The Sudanese Novels You Should Know.

Save to Elspeth Black. 4 | Sudan: From Conflict to Conflict direction. On paper, few problems were overlooked. In practice, few clauses were implemented. Both North and South, despite their formally federal, decentralized struc-tures, were de facto single-party states, and neither side.

By ticking the box below you give your consent to the processing of your personal data by ACAPS, in accordance with the General Data Protection Rules of and our data protection policy. Infoplease has everything you need to know about Sudan.

Check out our country profile, full of essential information about Sudan's geography, history, government, economy, population, culture, religion and languages. If that's not enough, click over to our collection of world maps and flags. The drought that affected Sudan in the s was a natural disaster that had a crushing effect on the country's irrigation systems.

Infor instance, water was so scarce in the Tawkar area that for the first time in years the crops failed. by Ibp Usa · data of the paperback book Sudan Country Study Guide. Sudan Country Study Guide (World Business Information Catalog) by Ibp Usa. Perfect Paperback. details. ISBN: ISBN International Business Publications, USA · Sudan The Human Capital Index (HCI) database provides data at the country level for each of the components of the Human Capital Index as well as for the overall index, disaggregated by gender.

The index measures the amount of human capital that a child born today can expect to attain by age 18, given the risks of poor health and poor education.

Discover librarian-selected research resources on Sudanese History from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more.

Home» Browse» History» African History» African Countries» Sudanese History. Sudan has its darkest years in history during its two civil wars starting after it gained independence from Egypt and United Kingdom in up toand from toand the Darfur rebellion in two years before the second civil war was to be resolved.

Sep 09,  · Sudan, once the largest and one of the most geographically diverse states in Africa, split into two countries in July after the people of the south voted for independence. Take a trip around the globe and explore the people, history, and landforms of several fascinating countries.

This collection is part of Learning A-Z’s Themed Nonfiction Series. Each country represented in the collection is offered at three different reading levels.

Support resources for activities accompany each grade range and individual title. Institute for Security Studies on South Sudan (Pretoria, South Africa) "Time for sanctions against South Sudan." (February 7, ) Peace and Security Council report. "The regionalisation of the South Sudanese crisis," (June 10, ) by Berouk Mesfin.The book describes the workings of the country’s formal legal system and analyzes the largely failed attempts to put in place stronger legal mechanisms to protect individual rights.

Enlivened by fascinating case studies, her book gives a voice to the lawyers, volunteers, and activists (such as herself) who, in tough circumstances, have tried.The Country Studies are works published by the Federal Research Division of the United States Library of Congress, freely available for use by copyright is claimed on them.

Therefore, they have been dedicated to the public domain and can be copied freely, though not all the pictures used therein are in the public domain.

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