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Professor Michael Cook FBA

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About this Fellow

The history of the Islamic world; the formation & development of traditional Islamic thought, & its implications in the modern world; Islamic thought, & its implications in the modern world; Islamic history in comparative perspective.

Website: http://www.princeton.edu/nes/people/display_person.xml?netid=mcook&display=Core%20Faculty

Appointments

Current post

  • Class of 1943 University Professor of Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University

Other Africa, Asia and the Middle East Fellows

Professor Megan Vaughan

History, African Languages and Literature, Social History in Africa, Economic History in Africa, History of Medicine in Africa.

Professor Karin Barber

I am an anthropologist with a particular interest in popular culture, religion, and the verbal arts, both oral and written. Most of my research has been in the Yoruba-speaking area of Nigeria, and I am currently working on early Yoruba print culture.