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Cynthia Nelson <email@example.com>
American University in Cairo
Transnationalism and Gender
South-South Relations and Gender
Border Crossings and Identity
Globalization Issues and Gender
Biography and Auto/biography
Sociology of Knowledge
|Address:||American University in Cairo
113 Sharia Kasr el-Aini
Institute for Gender and Women's Studies
Cairo, Middle East/Africa P.O. Box 2511
|Secondary Phone:||[20-2 ]797-6776|
|Fax Number:||[20-2 ]795-7565|
|List Affiliations:||Advisory Board Member for H-Gender-MidEast
Research and Methodology
Women, Gender, and Sexuality
World History / Studies
Ph.D Anthropology [UCBerkeley]
MA Human Development [UChicago]
BA Sociology and History [UMaine]
The Waiting Village: Social Change in Rural Mexico. Boston: Little and Brown, 1971
Desert and the Sown:Nomads in the Greater Society. Berkeley: UC IIS Series, 1973
Doria Shafik,Egyptian Feminist: A Woman Apart. Gainseville:UFlorida Press, 1996
Situating Globalization: Views from Egypt.Bielefeld: transcript /Verlag, 2000.
Women,Health and Development , AUC Cairo Papers in Social Science, 1977
Law and Social change in Egypt, AUC Cairo Papers in Social Science, 1979
Articles and Chapters:
"Gendering Globalization: Alternative Languages of Modernity," co-author S. Rouse in Situating Globalization: Views from Egypt. Bielefeld: transcript/ Verlag, 2000.
"Crisis and Critique:Reflections on an Alternative Construction of Knowledge," in The Gulf Crisis:Socal, Political and Economic Dimensions of the Gulf Crisis D.Tschirgui ed. Boulder: Lynne Reiner, 1993.
"Old Wine, New Bottle: Reflections and Projections on Research on Women in the Middle East," in Contemporary Study of the Arab World. ed. E.L. Sullivan and J. Ismael. Edmonton:University of Alberta Press.1991.
"Anthropology and the Call for the 'Indigenization' of Social Science in the Arab World," in Contemporary Study of the Arab World. ed. E.L. Sullivan and J. Ismael. Emonton: University of Alberta Press, 1991