Who Is She

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Professor of History
Amira Sonbol

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Contact information / Work

Georgetown University
School of Foreign Service - Qatar
Postbox: 
PO Box 23689
A 102B LAS Building
Doha
Qatar
Phone: 
+974-4457-8293

Education

Ph.D., History, Georgetown University.
MA, Arabic and Islamic Studies, American University in Cairo

Competences

Arabic
English

Work history

Professor of History, Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service.
Editor-in-Chief, Hawwa: the Journal of Women of the Middle East and the Islamic World.
Co-Editor, Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations.
The New Mamluks: Egyptian Society and Modern Feudalism. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2001.
Women, the Family and Divorce Laws in Islamic History. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1996.
The Creation of a Medical Profession in Egypt: 1800-1922. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1991.
Women of the Jordan: Islam, Labor and Law. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2002.

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