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  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 11/30/2011)
    If there is such a thing as "new terrorism," what are its characteristics? Al-Qaeda, as a functioning organization, is -- we are told -- no more. Its institutional structure and funding agencies have been decapitated. Are ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    With the Middle East increasingly at the center of the news, the important question is what do we know about the region and how do we acquire this knowledge. Hence MESC�s emerging project of stock-taking knowledge about ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 11/30/2011)
    This first newsletter of the academic year 2005/2006 coincides with the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan. Cairo streets are more crowded and animated than normal (if our imagination can overstretch itself and visualize ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    An article can be read �if at all- by a limited number of people. But cartoons capture the attention of millions right away. Consequently, they leave an impression �whether one is literate or not.
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    From September, MESC moves on with a new director, Professor Joel Beinin, the important new addition to the department of History and an old hand at Middle East Studies. He takes over a program in good health and well-geared ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    I hope that everyone had a restful �eid break and that we are all refreshed and ready to enter the second half of the fall semester with renewed energy and commitment. The Middle East Studies Center was very active during ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    The academic year has gotten off to a fast start with the introduction of a new required Introductory Interdisciplinary Seminar (MEST 569) for MA students, a regular seminar series on the theme of "The Political Culture ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    This is being written as I am attending the annual meeting of the Middle East Studies Association of North America in Montreal, Canada. Many of my colleagues on the faculty of AUC whose research and teaching focuses on the ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    During the last week of February, I participated in a workshop in Rome on �The Dynamics of Change in the Arab World: Globalization and the Restructuring of State Power.� The conference was the initial event in a year-long ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    As the academic year is coming to a close, this is a good time to review the achievements of the Middle East Studies Center and reflect on what we can aspire to do in the future. Among the outstanding accomplishments of ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    Welcome to the new school year. Kull-i sana w�intu tayyibin. The school year began with a new wave of political contestation in Egypt. Since classes started we have seen: a powerful strike by the Misr Spinning and Weaving ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    In March the Middle East Studies Center hosted an international workshop on �Islamists and Democrats.� This event was organized in collaboration with the Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies and had been in ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 12/1/2011)
    One of the main attractions of studying the Middle East at AUC is that it is happening right outside our libraries and classrooms. If you were looking around Egypt and the region this month you would have noticed that ...
  • American University in Cairo. Middle East Studies Center (American University in Cairo, 2011-12-01)
    The route to AUC takes a turn from Tahrir Square to the 6th of October Bridge, passing the outskirts of Cairo and through the cemeteries to reach our final destination, al-Tagammu al-Khamis and the new campus. It is a quiet ...
  • American University in Cairo. School of Continuing Education (3/1/2012)
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2014-08-19)
    Reflecting on an earlier observation by Dr. Herb Thompson (Department of Economics) that most of us had to teach ourselves how to teach*, I realized early on in my career that the best way to describe my role as a teacher ...
  • Libraries and Learning Technologies; American University in Cairo. Libraries and Learning Technologies (Libraries and Learning Technologies, 2011-02-17)
  • American University in Cairo. Center for Learning and Teaching (American University in Cairo, 2011-11-29)
    The subject matter of our last issue, �The New Plagiarism�, generated a lot of feedback from faculty, and is obviously a high priority on many of our colleagues� minds. Following are excerpts from a memo circulated by Ms. ...
  • American University in Cairo. University Academic Computing Technologies (1/12/2012)
  • American University in Cairo. Office of Institutional Research; American University in Cairo. School of Global Affairs and Public Policy; American University in Cairo. Office of Institutional Research; American University in Cairo. School of Global Affairs and Public Policy (2011-10-17)