Amal Kandeel: Turning (Economic) Theory into (Artistic) Action
McMahon, Janet, Washington Report on Middle East Affairs
Amal Kandeel: Turning (Economic) Theory Into (Artistic) Action
Janet McMahon is the managing editor of the Washington Report on Middle East Affairs.
If Egyptian economist Amal Kandeel were the standard, the stereotype of the ivory-towered academic would be smashed to smithereens. Not only do the former Cairo University instructor's books--one on the effect of the Middle East conflict since 1948 on Jordan and an upcoming one on the economy and people of Iraq throughout the Iran-Iraq and Gulf wars and subsequent U.N. sancions--attest to her interest in the real world, and the real people living in it, but her involvement with these issues extends beyond the written word. …
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Publication information: Article title: Amal Kandeel: Turning (Economic) Theory into (Artistic) Action. Contributors: McMahon, Janet - Author. Magazine title: Washington Report on Middle East Affairs. Volume: XX. Issue: 6 Publication date: September 3, 2001. Page number: 54. © Not available. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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