Books for Understanding News

New Home for Books for Understanding!

Books for Understanding has a "new" home at the domain AAUP has rolled all of the Books for Understanding bibliographies and resources onto a separate web site to provide long-term flexibility for the program. Please update any links you might have to Books for Understanding lists or pages, simply replace the URL pattern "" with ""

"Books for Understanding Egypt" in Development

The events in Egypt demand a deeper understanding from observers worldwide. AAUP members are well-placed to provide essential context, background, and analysis through the scholarly books and authors that they publish. We are working to compile a comprehensive bibliography of relevant titles, though work on our web site (including the recent Books for Understanding move) will delay publication a bit. In the interim, the American University in Cairo Press offers a very deep list on Egypt's economy, culture, and political history that can be browsed here: