Book
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A history of Saudi Arabia

A history of Saudi Arabia

Title
A history of Saudi Arabia
Author
Madawi Al-Rasheed
Language
English
Edition
Reprinted
Publisher
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003 | Other editions
xvii, 255 p. : ill.
ISBN
0-521-64412-7 (paperback) 9780521644129 (paperback)
Placing suggestion
Saudi-Arabië 941 (SISO) Landen (ZIZO)

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About Madawi Al-Rasheed

Madawi al-Rasheed, (Arabic: مضاوي الرشيد; born (1962-10-00)October 1962) is a British citizen of Saudi origin and a professor of social anthropology. Al-Rasheed has held a position at the Department of Theology and Religious Studies in King's College London and as a Visiting Professor at the Middle East Centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She gives occasional lectures in the United States, Europe, and the Middle East. She is the granddaughter of Muhammad bin Talāl al-Rasheed, the last prince of the Emirate of Ha'il, which was conquered by the Al-Saud in the early 20th century. She has written several books and articles in academic journals on the Arabian Peninsula, Arab migration, globalisation, gender, and religious transnationalism. As of 2016, she is a Visiting Research Professor at the Middle East Institute at the National University of Singapore.

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