(p. xi) Contributors
(p. xi) Contributors
is an anthropologist and a senior lecturer in politics at Monash University.
is an adjunct professor of political science at Columbia University in New York City.
Abdullah A. Al-Arian
is an assistant professor of Middle East history at the School of Foreign Service in Qatar, Georgetown University.
is a reader in politics at the Centre for the Study of Democracy, University of Westminster and coordinator of the Centre’s Democracy and Islam Programme.Margot Badran is a senior fellow, ACMC, Georgetown and senior scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.
William O. Beeman
is professor of anthropology at the University of Minnesota.
is a vice president of Middle Eastern and and South Asian Affairs at Stratford. He is also a fellow with the Washington-based Institute for Social Policy and Understanding and a senior consultant to the World Bank.
is a journalist and an author.
Sam (Oussama) Cherribi
is a senior lecturer in sociology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, where he also directs the Emory Development Initiative (EDI) .
Natana J. DeLong-Bas
is a visiting assistant professor of comparative theology at Boston College.
Khaled Abou El Fadl
is Omar and Azmeralda Alfi Distinguished Professor of Islamic Law at the UCLA School of Law and Chair of the Islamic Studies Interdepartmental Program at UCLA.
*John L. Esposito*
is a university professor and professor of religion and international affairs and founding director of the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim–Christian Understanding in the Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University.
Moataz A. Fatthah
is a professor of political economy and public policy, the American University in Cairo, Cairo University and Central Michigan University.
is a senior researcher on Indonesian Islam at the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS).
is an associate professor of sociology and history at the University of Illinois.
(p. xii) Bettina Gräf
is specialized in Islamic Studies and Political Science and is a postdoctorate research fellow at Zentrum Moderner Orient in Berlin.
is a director of research at the Brookings Doha Center and a fellow at the Saban Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution.
is an associate professor and director of the Center for Middle East Studies at the Josef Korbel School of International Affairs, University of Denver.
is a visiting professor at the Al Waleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim–Christian Understanding of the Edmond A. Walsh School of Foreign Service of Georgetown University.
Sherman A. Jackson
is King Faisal Chair of Islamic Thought and Culture and professor of religion and American studies and ethnicity at the University of Southern California.
is a senior advisor to the prime minister of Turkey and a fellow at the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim–Christian Understanding at Georgetown University.
is a professor of political science at St. John’s University, New York.
is an associate professor of political science at the University of Alberta.
is an associate professor of public policy at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.
is a PhD candidate at Concordia University.
is a professor of politics at Queen’s University Belfast.
is a professor of political studies at American University of Beirut.
is Thomas G. Strong Professor of Middle East Politics at Missouri State University.
is Gorter Professor of Islamic World Studies and a professor of sociology at Lake Forest College.
is a professor of sociology at the Federation of North Texas Universities.
is Sultan of Oman Professor of Arab and Islamic Studies and director of the National Centre of Excellence for Islamic Studies at the University of Melbourne, Australia.
Bassel F. Salloukh
is an associate dean of the School of Arts and Sciences and an associate professor of political science at the Social Sciences Department at Lebanese American University.
Emad El-Din Shahin
is a professor of public policy at the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at the American University in Cairo.
M. Nazif Shahrani
is a professor of anthropology, Central Eurasian Studies, and Near Eastern Languages and Cultures at Indiana University, Bloomington.
Nael sp Shama
is a political researcher and columnist based in Cairo.
is a PhD candidate in political science at Yale University.
(p. xiii) Azzam Tamimi
is a British Palestinian academic and and author on Islamic political thought and and Islamic movements.
Leonardo A. Villalón
is a professor of political science and African studies at the University of Florida.
John O. Voll
is a professor of Islamic history and a past associate director of the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim–Christian Understanding at Georgetown University.
Fred R. von der Mehden
is professor emeritus of political science at Rice University.
Joshua T. White
is an international affairs fellow with the Council on Foreign Relations.
Michael J. Willis
is a university research lecturer and King Mohamed VI fellow in Moroccan and Mediterranean studies at the Faculty of Oriental Studies at the University of Oxford.
is a professor of politics at the University of Reading. (p. xiv)