Further Reading: Egyptian Society and Constitutional Law

Want some background on Egyptian politics? These books cover the role of Islamic law in Egyptian Civil law and give some sociological background on urban Egyptians.

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Kevin Boyle and Adel Omar Sherif, eds. Human Rights and Democracy: The Role of the Supreme Constitutional Court of Egypt. London: Kluwer Law International, 1996.

Clark B. Lombardi. State Law as Islamic Law in Modern Egypt: The Incorporation of the Shari’a into Egyptian Constitutional Law. Boston: Brill, 2006.

Diane Singerman and Paul Amar, eds. Cairo Cosmopolitan: Politics, Culture, and Urban Space in the New Middle East. Cairo: American University in Cairo Press, 2006.


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