The American University in Cairo Press Books
Books in JSTOR from The American University in Cairo Press
192 Books in JSTOR Copyright Date
Abusir: Realm of Osiris 2002
An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians 2014
Afterglow of Empire: Egypt from the Fall of the New Kingdom to the Saite Renaissance 2012
The Akhenaten Colossi of Karnak 2010
All the Pasha’s Men: Mehmed Ali, His Army and the Making of Modern Egypt 1997
Amarna Sunrise: Egypt from Golden Age to Age of Heresy 2014
Amarna Sunset: Nefertiti, Tutankhamun, Ay, Horemheb, and the Egyptian Counter-Reformation 2009
Anubis: A Libyan Novel 2005
Arab Human Development in the Twenty-first Century: The Primacy of Empowerment 2014
Arab Spring in Egypt: Revolution and Beyond 2012
Arab Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide, 1873–1999 2008
Babylon of Egypt: The Archaeology of Old Cairo and the Origins of the City (Revised Edition) 2010
Basrayatha: Portrait of a City 2007
The Bazaar in the Islamic City: Design, Culture, and History 2012
Bedouin, Settlers, and Holiday-Makers: Egypt’s Changing Northwest Coast 2014
Being Abbas el Abd: A Modern Arabic Novel 2006
Beyond the Victim: The Politics and Ethics of Empowering Cairo’s Street Children 2007
Birds of Amber 2005
Black Magic: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
Blue Aubergine 2002
Butterfly Wings: An Egyptian Novel 2014
Cairo Contested: Governance, Urban Space, and Global Modernity 2009
Cairo Cosmopolitan: Politics, Culture, and Urban Space in the New Globalized Middle East 2006
Cairo Swan Song 2009
Cairo’s Street Stories: Exploring the City’s Statues, Squares, Bridges, Gardens, and Sidewalk Cafés 2008
Candygirl: An Egyptian Novel 2012
A Certain Woman 2003
The Changing Middle East: A New Look at Regional Dynamics 2011
Christianity and Monasticism in Aswan and Nubia 2013
Cities without Palms 2009
City of Love and Ashes 1999
Clamor of the Lake: A Modern Arabic Novel 2004
The Coffeehouse: A Novel 2010
The Collar and the Bracelet: An Egyptian Novel 2008
Colors of Enchantment: Theater, Dance, Music, and the Visual Arts of the Middle East 2001
Coptic Identity and Ayyubid Politics in Egypt, 1218–1250 2010
Coptic Monasteries: Egypt’s Monastic Art and Architecture 2002
Copts at the Crossroads: The Challenges of Building Inclusive Democracy in Egypt 2013
The Cotton Plantation Remembered: An Egyptian Family Story 2013
The Crane 2008
Creating Medieval Cairo: Empire, Religion, and Architectural Preservation in Nineteenth-Century Egypt 2008
Dates on My Fingers: An Iraqi Novel 2014
The Days: His Autobiography in Three Parts 2014
Diary of a Jewish Muslim: An Egyptian Novel 2014
Directions of Change in Rural Egypt 1998
Djekhy & Son: Doing Business in Ancient Egypt 2012
A Dog with No Tail 2009
Drumbeat 2010
Earth Weeps, Saturn Laughs: An Omani Novel 2013
Egypt in Flux: Essays on an Unfinished Revolution 2013
Egypt in the Era of Hosni Mubarak 2011
Egypt, Islam, and Democracy: Critical Essays 2002
Egypt Visual Sourcebook: For Artists, Architects, and Designers 2011
Egyptian Cooking: and other Middle Eastern Recipes 2005
Egyptian Customs and Festivals 2007
The Egyptian Economy: Current Challenges and Future Prospects 2008
The Egyptian Labor Market Revisited 2009
The Egyptian Peasant 2005
Egypt’s Political Economy: Power Relations in Development 2009
El Alamein and the Struggle for North Africa: International Perspectives from the Twenty-first Century 2012
The Essential Naguib Mahfouz: Novels, Short Stories, Autobiography 2011
The Essential Tawfiq al-Hakim: Great Egyptian Writers 2008
The Essential Yusuf Idris: Masterpieces of the Egyptian Short Story 2009
Farewell to Alexandria: Eleven Short Stories 2000
The Fayoum: History and Guide. New Revised Edition 2008
A Field Guide to the Mammals of Egypt 2009
The Final Bet 2008
Final Night: Short Stories 2002
The Foreign Policies of Arab States: The Challenge of Globalization 2008
From Akhenaten to Moses: Ancient Egypt and Religious Change 2014
From Pharaoh’s Lips: Ancient Egyptian Language in the Arabic of Today 2003
Fustat Finds: Beads, Coins, Medical Instruments, Textiles, and Other Artifacts from the Awad Collection 2002
Ghost Riders of Upper Egypt: A Study of Spirit Possession 2009
Global Dreams: Class, Gender, and Public Space in Cosmopolitan Cairo 2009
Gold Dust 2008
The Golden Chariot 1995
The Graying of the Raven: Cultural and Sociopolitical Significance of Algerian Folk Poetry 2001
Growing Old in Egypt: The Supply and Demand of Care for Older Persons 2011
A Guide to the Reptiles and Amphibians of Egypt 2006
Hassan Fathy and Continuity in Islamic Arts and Architecture: The Birth of a New Modern 2010
Heads Ripe for Plucking 2008
Heart of the Night: A Novel 2011
Held in Trust: Waqf in the Islamic World 2011
Homecoming: Sixty Years of Egyptian Short Stories 2014
House of the Wolf: An Egyptian Novel 2013
Hunger: An Egyptian Novel 2008
The Illusion of Progress in the Arab World: A Critique of Western Misconstructions 2006
In a Fertile Desert: Modern Writing from the United Arab Emirates 2009
In the House of Muhammad Ali: A Family Album, 1805–1952 2000
In the Time of Love: A Modern Arabic Novel 2010
Industrial Policy in the Middle East and North Africa: Rethinking the Role of the State 2008
The Inheritance 2005
Inside the Night: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
Islamic Monuments in Cairo: The Practical Guide. New Revised Edition 2008
Labib Habachi: The Life and Legacy of an Egyptologist 2007
The Lamp of Umm Hashim: and other stories 2004
Landlocked Islands: Two Alien Lives in Egypt 1999
The Last Chapter 2000
The Last of the Angels 2007
Leaves of Narcissus: A Modern Arabic Novel 2002
Life Is More Beautiful than Paradise: A Jihadist’s Own Story 2009
Life on Hold: A Saudi Arabian Novel 2012
Like a Summer Never to Be Repeated 2009
The Literary Life of Cairo: One Hundred Years in the Heart of the City 2011
Living with Heritage in Cairo: Area Conservation in the Arab–Islamic City 2009
The Lodging House: A Modern Arabic Novel 2006
The Long Way Back: A Modern Arabic Novel 2001
Love in the Rain 2011
The Magic of Turquoise: A Modern Arabic Novel 2011
The Mahfouz Dialogs 2007
The Man from Bashmour: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
A Man of Letters 2014
Mapping Arab Women’s Movements: A Century of Transformations from Within 2012
Maryam’s Maze: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
Memories in Translation: A Life between the Lines of Arabic Literature 2006
The Modern Neighbors of Tutankhamun: History, Life, and Work in the Villages of the Theban West Bank 2011
Moon over Samarqand 2009
Mrs. Tsenhor: A Female Entrepreneur in Ancient Egypt 2014
Munira’s Bottle 2010
Murder in the Tower of Happiness 2008
Music and Media in the Arab World 2010
Nasser: My Husband 2013
Nile Sparrows 2004
No One Sleeps in Alexandria 2006
Nocturnal Poetics: The Arabian Nights in Comparative Context 2014
Nubian Encounters: The Story of the Nubian Ethnological Survey 1961–1964 2010
The Open Door 2000
The Oslo Accords 1993–2013: A Critical Assessment 2013
The Other Place 1997
Ottoman Egypt and the Emergence of the Modern World: 1500–1800 2014
Over the Bridge 2006
Paleopathology of the Ancient Egyptians: An Annotated Bibliography 1998–2011 2012
The Palm House: A Modern Arabic Novel 2012
Papa Sartre: A Modern Arabic Novel 2009
The Pedagogy of Empowerment: Community Schools as a Social Movement in Egypt 2004
The Pharaoh’s Kitchen: Recipes from Ancient Egypt’s Enduring Food Traditions 2010
Poisoned Legacy: The Fall of the 19th Egyptian Dynasty 2010
The Polymath: A Modern Arabic Novel 2004
Poor 2007
Popular Egyptian Cinema: Gender, Class, and Nation 2006
Popular Housing and Urban Land Tenure in the Middle East: Case Studies from Egypt, Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey 2012
Private Pleasures: A Modern Egyptian Novel 2013
Pyramid Texts: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
Quakers in the Israeli–Palestinian Conflict: The Dilemmas of NGO Humanitarian Activism 2007
Race and Slavery in the Middle East: Histories of Trans-Saharan Africans in Nineteenth-Century Egypt, Sudan, and the Ottoman Mediterranean 2010
Rain over Baghdad: A Novel of Iraq 2014
Rama and the Dragon 2002
The Red Land: The Illustrated Archaeology of Egypt’s Eastern Desert 2008
The Red Sea from Byzantium to the Caliphate: ad 500–1000 2012
Red Wine 2010
Revolution Is My Name: An Egyptian Woman’s Diary from Eighteen Days in Tahrir 2014
The Scents of Marie-Claire: A Modern Arabic Novel 2010
Sharia and the Making of the Modern Egyptian: Islamic Law and Custom in the Courts of Ottoman Cairo 2014
The Smiles of the Saints: A Modern Arabic Novel 2007
So You May See 2011
Society and Economy in Egypt and the Eastern Mediterranean 1600–1900: Essays in Honor of André Raymond 2005
Status: Emo: An Egyptian Novel 2013
The Sufferers: Stories and Polemics 2014
Sufism: The Essentials 2003
Tales from Dayrut: Short Stories 2008
Temple Bar: A Novel 2014
Ten Again: and other stories 2006
The Tent 1998
The Theocrat: A Modern Arabic Novel 2005
The Time-Travels of the Man Who Sold Pickles and Sweets: A Modern Arabic Novel 2010
Tombs of the South Asasif Necropolis: Thebes, Karakhamun (TT 223), and Karabasken (TT 391) in the Twenty-fifth Dynasty 2014
Transforming Education in Egypt: Western Influence and Domestic Policy Reform 2006
Transforming Loss into Beauty: Essays on Arabic Literature and Culture in Honor of Magda al-Nowaihi 2008
Translating Egypt’s Revolution: The Language of Tahrir 2012
The Traveler and the Innkeeper 2011
Traveling through Egypt: From 450 B.C. to the Twentieth Century 2012
Traveling through Sinai: From the Fourth to the Twenty-first Century 2006
A Tunisian Tale: A Modern Arabic Novel 2011
The Turks in Egypt and Their Cultural Legacy 2012
Two Thousand Years of Coptic Christianity 1999
Understanding Cairo: The Logic of a City Out of Control 2010
Understanding Islamic Fundamentalism: The Theological and Ideological Basis of al-Qa‘ida’s Political Tactics 2011
The Valley of the Kings: A Site Management Handbook 2014
Villa of the Birds: The Excavation and Preservation of the Kom al-Dikka Mosaics 2007
Visionaries of Silence: The Reformist Sufi Order of the Demirdashiya al-Khalwatiya in Cairo 2008
Voyage through Time: Walks of Life to the Nobel Prize 2002
Wedding Night: An Egyptian Novel 2006
What Drives Prices in Egypt?: An Analysis in Light of International Experience 2009
Whatever Else Happened to the Egyptians?: From the Revolution to the Age of Globalization 2004
Whatever Happened to the Egyptian Revolution? 2013
Whatever Happened to the Egyptians?: Changes in Egyptian Society from 1950 to the Present 2000
The Woman from Tantoura: A Novel of Palestine 2014
The Woman of the Flask 2005
Women of Karantina: A Novel 2014
Women Travelers in Egypt: From the Eighteenth to the Twenty-first Century 2012
The Yacoubian Building 2004
The Zafarani Files: An Egyptian Novel 2009