Hanan Sabea

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Personal information

Title: 

Professor of Anthropology

Contact information (work)

Company name: 
The American University in Cairo
Department: 
Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Psychology and Egyptology
Postbox: 
74
Address: 
New Cairo Campus
Postal code: 
11835
City: 
Cairo
Country: 
Egypt
Phone: 
+2-02-2615-1867
Work email address: 
hsabea@aucegypt.edu

Education

PhD, Johns Hopkins University, 2001

MA, The American University in Cairo, 1992

BA, The American University in Cairo, 1985

Competences

Development Anthropology

Communities in East and Central and Sub-Saharan Africa

Political Economy

Legal and Political Anthropology: Nationalism, Ethnicity, Identity and Race

Resettlement of Peoples and Communities

Languages: 

Arabic

English

Jobs

Work history: 

Assistant Professor, The American University in Cairo

Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology and Carter G. Woodrow Institute of African and American Studies, University of Virginia

Productions and works: 

Sabea, Hanan. "Review of The Struggle for Meaning: Reflections on Philosophy, Culture and Democracy in Africa", Ed. Paulin Hountondji. Africa Today 51(1): 126-129, 2004.

Sabea, Hanan. "Reviving the Dead: Entangled Histories in the Privatization of the Sisal Industry in Tanzania." Africa 71(2): 286-313, 2001

Sabea, Hanan (with Nicholas Hopkins et al.) “Community and Participation in the New Lands: The Case of South Tahrir.” Cairo Papers in Social Science, Spring 1988: 1-135.