From the politics of food to images in the media, this double issue of "Cairo Papers in Social Science" focuses on a wide array of emerging cultural patterns in modern-day Egypt and their social, political, and economic ramifications. All the contributions are based on papers delivered at the Cairo Papers Thirteenth Annual Symposium in May 2004, and cover four broad areas: media and language, Islamic marketing, taste and public space, and food and markets.
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Author Biography - Maha Abdelrahman
Maha Abdelrahman is assistant professor of sociology at the American University in Cairo and the author of Civil Society Exposed: The Politics of NGOs in Egypt (AUC Press, 2004). Iman A. Hamdy is editor of Cairo Papers in Social Science. Malak S. Rouchdy is assistant professor of sociology at the American University in Cairo. Reem Saad is an associate professor in the Social Research Center of the American University in Cairo.