Details

Name
Assistant Professor Amenah Abdulkarim
Address 1
Jabriya
Country
Kuwait
Email
amenah.abdulkarim@ku.edu.kw
Alternative Email
amenah.abdulkarim@ku.edu.kw
Personal Website
http://amenahabdulkarim.academia.edu
EURAMES Member
No
AFMA Member
No
MESA Member
No
BASIS Member
No
Institution Name
Kuwait University
Institution Address 1
Kiefan
Institution Address 2
Alexandria Street
Institution City
Kuwait
Institution Postcode
13060
Institution Country
Kuwait
Discipline 1
Early Modern History
Geographical Area 1
Kuwait
Middle Eastern Area
The Arabian Peninsula
Languages Mastered
English
Proficiency
Advanced
Languages Mastered
Egyptian
Proficiency
Fluent
Qualifications
PhD History, from Queen Mary University of London, 2018 MA History, from Kuwait University, 2010
Early Career Researcher
Yes
Biography
A Mamlukist researching social history of Mamluk lands.
Research description
- Researching the administrative regulations governed practices of the building profession - Mamluk literature as a source for social history
Recent publications
‘Building Practices in Light of Mamluk Endowment Documents’, in Against Gravity, ed. by Robert Ousterhout, Dorian Borbonus and Elisha Dumser (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania: The Center for Ancient Studies, USA, 2015).
Additional Info 1
Social history of Mamluk society
Additional Info 2
Mamluk history
External Funders
0
Contemporary Relevance