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Kareem Rabie Assistant Professor Department of Anthropology

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CAS - Anthropology
Degrees
PhD, The Graduate Center, City University of New York

BA, The University of Chicago

Bio
Kareem Rabie is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at American University in Washington, DC. He studies privatization, urban development, and the state-building project in the West Bank. His first book, Palestine is Throwing a Party and the Whole World is Invited: Capital and State Building in the West Bank, is due out in spring 2021 from Duke University Press.

Prior to joining the faculty at AU, Kareem was Harper-Schmidt Fellow and Collegiate Assistant Professor in the Social Sciences, and Lecturer in the Department of Anthropology, at the University of Chicago.

In 2014-15 he was based at the University of Oxford as Senior Researcher and Marie Curie Fellow at the Centre on Migration, Policy, and Society; and Research Associate at the Oxford Programme on the Future of Cities. While at Oxford, Kareem began research on circulation and the new economic geographies of Palestine/China trade.

Kareem Rabie is on leave Spring and Fall 2021.
See Also
Duke University Press
Academia.edu
For the Media
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Teaching

Spring 2020

  • ANTH-439 Culture, History, Power, Place: Circltn/Urb Space/Glb Pol Econ

  • ANTH-898 Doctoral Continuing Enrollment

  • ANTH-899 Doctoral Dissertation

Fall 2020

  • ANTH-541 Public Anthro & State Policy

  • ANTH-601 The Craft of Anthropology I