Award-Winning Books: Middle East Studies

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Another Arabesque

Syrian-Lebanese Ethnicity in Neoliberal Brazil

John Tofik Karam

232 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-59213-540-0 $31.95 Dec 06
HC: 978-1-59213-539-4 $81.50 Dec 06
Ebook: 978-1-59213-541-7 $31.95 Dec 06

Winner of the Roberto Reis BRASA Book Award, 2008
Arab American National Museum Book Award in the Adult Non-Fiction Category, 2007

Disruptive situations

Disruptive Situations

Fractal Orientalism and Queer Strategies in Beirut

Ghassan Moussawi

210 pages
6 x 9
1 tables, 2 figs., 3 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-1850-0 $29.95 Jul 20
HC: 978-1-4399-1849-4 $94.50 Jul 20
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1851-7 $29.95 Jul 20

American Sociological Association's Section on Sexualities Distinguished Book Award, 2021
2021 Gloria E. Anzaldúa Book Prize, National Women's Studies Association

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Hope Is Cut

Youth, Unemployment, and the Future in Urban Ethiopia

Daniel Mains

208 pages
6 x 9
2 maps

PB: 978-1-4399-0480-0 $31.95 Jan 13
HC: 978-1-4399-0479-4 $71.50 Nov 11
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0481-7 $31.95 Nov 01

Finalist for the Society for the Anthropology of Work Book Prize, 2013

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Veils and Daggers

A Century of National Geographic's Representation of the Arab World

Linda Steet

224 pages
6 x 9
34 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-752-0 $33.95 Feb 00
HC: 978-1-56639-751-3 $70.50 Feb 00

The American Educational Studies Association (AESA) Critics’ Choice Award, 2001