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Commemorating the Nation


This is a study of the relationship between public commemoration and national identity in Egypt over the course of the twentieth century. By analyzing nationalism through the prism of public commemoration, the work extends our understanding of the shaping of national identity and the evolution of national imagining in modern Egypt.





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9780970819918 | Published: 2004
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A Cosmopolitan City
Examines the multicultural city of Fustat, capital of medieval Egypt and predecessor to modern Cairo. Explores the interactions of Muslim, Christian, and Jewish communities within urban city life. Communities practiced their own beliefs and enacted communal self-government, but intermingled on a daily basis and practiced shared traditions of life.


Paperback    £23.00
9781614910268 | Published: 2015
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The Desert Fayum Reinvestigated

Suggests an alternative approach to understanding the development of food production in Egypt based on the results of new fieldwork in the Fayum. The results obtained from the Fayum are used to assess other contemporary sites in Egypt.




Hardback    £75.00
9781938770098 | Published: 2017
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Echoes of Egypt


Echoes of Egypt is a catalogue accompanying an exhibit at Yale's Peabody Museum of Natural History. Documenting two thousand years of the reception of ancient Egypt throughout the world, Echoes of Egypt transcends the typical account on Nineteenth and Twentieth Century 'Egyptomania'.





Paperback    £16.00
9781933789002 | Published: 2013
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The History of the Peoples of the Eastern Desert
Provides an outline of the history and sociology of the Eastern Desert unparalleled in any language for its comprehensiveness. As such, it will be the essential starting point for future research on the Eastern Desert. Includes a CD of eleven audio files with music of the Ababda Nomads, and six short videos of Ababda culture.


Hardback    £59.00
9781931745963 | Published: 2012
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Revolutionary Melodrama


Revolutionary Melodrama explores intersections between cinema and politics during the Nasser era, a period in which a military regime embarked upon the construction of a new civic identity for an independent Egypt.





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9780970819901 | Published: 2002
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