O'Reilly logo

CultureShock! Egypt by Susan Wilson

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

image

images

‘You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers.You can tell whether a man is wise by his questions.’—Naguib Mahfouz

 

 

 

 

 

RELIGION

If you do not understand the basic beliefs of Islam and the important effect religion has on the life and actions of all Egyptians, I firmly believe you are destined to never understand anything that goes on around you in Egypt. I say this even though there are some six to seven million Coptic Christians living in Egypt. It is estimated that 94–96 per cent of the population of Egypt is Muslim, therefore much ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required