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Dr. Sheila  Carapico
Dr. Sheila Carapico
Professor of Political Science and Global Studies, Emerita
Senior Coordinator of Interdisciplinary Programs
Distinguished Educator Award, 1991
Fulbright Scholar, 1993

Carapico, S. Civil Society in Yemen: The Political Economy of activism in Modern Arabia, Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998.


Carapico, S. "Arabia Incognito: An Invitation to Arabian Peninsual Studies" in Counter-Narratives: History, Contemporary Society and Politics in Saudi Arabia and Yemen. Eds. Madawi Al-Rasheed and Robert Vitalis, New York: Palgrave Macmillian, 2004.

Carapico, S. "Passports and passages: Tests of Women's Citizenship Rights" in Gender and Citizenship in the Middle East. Ed. Suad Joseph, Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, 2000.

Carapico, S. "Pluralism and Polarization: Yemen's Democratic Experiment" in Politcal Liberalization and Democratization in the Arab World: Arab Experiences. Eds. Rex Brynen, Bahgat Korany, and Paul Noble, Boulder, Colorado: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1995-1998.

Ph.D., State University of New York at Binghamton
Contact Information
304 Carole Weinstein International Center
(804) 484-1472
109 Weinstein Hall
(804) 289-8535
(804) 287-6833 (Fax)
Areas of Expertise
Middle East Studies
Comparative and International Politics
International Development Policy