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Professor of Sociology
Mona Abaza

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Education

PhD, Sociology, University of Bielefeld, Germany, 1990.
MA, Sociology, University of Durham, UK, 1986.
BA, Political Science, American University in Cairo, 1982.

Competences

Arabic
English
French
German

Work history

Professor of Sociology, American University in Cairo, 2016-Present.
Visiting Guest Professor for two years, Centre for Theology, Lund University, Sweden, 2009-2011.
Chair of the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Egyptology, Psychology, American University in Cairo, 2007-2009.
Her books are: THE COTTON PLANTATION REMEMBERED: AN EGYPTIAN FAMILY STORY, The American University in Cairo Press, 2013. Pp. 289. (Photography book).
TWENTIETH CENTURY EGYPTIAN ART; THE PRIVATE COLLECTION OF SHERWET SHAFEI. The American University in Cairo Press, 2011.
CHANGING CONSUMER CULTURES OF MODERN EGYPT. CAIRO´S URBAN RESHAPING, 2006, Brill-Leiden co-published with AUC Press. Pp. 303.
DEBATES ON ISLAM AND KNOWLEDGE IN MALAYSIA AND EGYPT, SHIFTING WORLDS. RoutledgeCurzon Press, UK. 2002. pp. 304.
ISLAMIC EDUCATION: PERCEPTIONS AND EXCHANGES. INDONESIAN STUDENTS IN CAIRO. Cahier d'Archipel, 23. EHESS, Paris. 1994. pp. 198.

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