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Sedra, Paul

Associate Professor, History
Simon Fraser University


Paul Sedra is Associate Professor of History at Simon Fraser University, and Middle East Editor of the Wiley-Blackwell journal, History Compass. A specialist in modern Egyptian history, Sedra has taught at Dalhousie University and the University of Toronto, and received his doctorate from New York University in January 2006. His most recent book, From Mission to Modernity: Evangelicals, Reformers and Education in Nineteenth-Century Egypt, is published by I.B. Tauris.

DISCIPLINE
History
SUB AREAS
19th-21st Centuries   
Minorities   
Middle East/Near East Studies   
Colonialism   
Arab Studies   
Cinema/Film   
History of Religion   
Identity/Representation   
AREAS OF INTEREST
Ottoman Empire   
All Middle East   
Egypt   
Islamic World   
SPECIALTIES
Christian-Muslim Rltns   
Hist of Educ   
Missionary Mvmts   
LANGUAGES
Arabic (Fluent)   
French (Fluent)   
German (Advanced)   
Spanish (Advanced)   
EDUCATION
PhD2006ME & islamic StdsNew York U
MPhil1999Modern Middle Eastern StudiesOxford University
BA1997Woodrow Wilson SchoolPrinceton University
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Paul Sedra






Department of History
Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive
Burnaby BC V5A 1S6
Canada
pdsedra@sfu.ca

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