[ExI] Arabs don't read
markalanwalker at gmail.com
Fri Jul 18 20:46:14 UTC 2014
Assuming your premise is true, that few books are translated into Arabic,
it seems that at best you can conclude that Arabs don't read in Arabic.
Dr. Mark Walker
Richard L. Hedden Chair of Advanced Philosophical Studies
Department of Philosophy
New Mexico State University
P.O. Box 30001, MSC 3B
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001
On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 8:50 AM, John Clark <johnkclark at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jul 17, 2014, at 6:12 AM, Mirco Romanato wrote:
> > Why Don’t Arabs Read?
> One reason may be that the number of books translated into Arabic since
> the death of Caliph Al-Ma’moun in 833 AD is less than the number of books
> translated into Spanish just last year. If you believe that all the world's
> wisdom can be found in just one book why read any other?
> John K Clark
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