Mona Atia Visiting Scholar

Assistant Professor, Geography and International Affairs, The George Washington University

Quadrant: Global Cultures

Picture of title

Visited October 2010.
Atia's research lies at the intersection of civil society, geopolitics, and financial networks in the contemporary Middle East. It explores how a transnational Islamic revival, a growing Islamic finance industry, and intensified security measures have shifted Islamic charitable practices towards faith-based development projects.

Download Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Contact Information

Address:
Department of Geography
The George Washington University
1922 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20052
Email:
atia@gwu.edu
Phone:
202-994-6185
Fax:
202-994-2484
Web:
http://elliott.gwu.edu/faculty/atia.cfm

Academic Work & Affiliations

Selected Publications

"In Whose Interest? Financial Surveillance and the circuits of Exception in the War on Terror," Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 25, no.3: 447-475.

University of Minnesota