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FRANK H. STEWART,  PROFESSOR OF ISLAMIC AND MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES 
Status : ACTIVE Birth place : U.K.
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E-Mail: mssfrank@mscc.huji.ac.il
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Department Faculty  
ISLAMIC AND MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES FACULTY OF HUMANITIES Dept. Description
 
Academic Degree   Institution Year
D.Phil. UNIV. OF OXFORD 1973
 
Academic Position   Year
PROFESSOR 1994
 
External Academic Positions
Sen. Lect., 1986, Assoc. Prof., 1989, Ben-Gurion Univ.
J.S. Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, 2000-01.
Visiting Prof., NYU, 1999-2001;
Resident, Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center, August,
1996; Fellow, Annenberg Inst., Philadelphia, 1990-92
Member, Inst. for Advanced Study, Princeton, 1984-85
Fellow in Law and Anthropology, Harvard Law School, 1983-84
Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington DC, 1982-83
Junior Research Fellow, Merton College, Oxford, 1970-73;
Junior Research Fellow, Trinity College, Oxford, 1976
Non-stipendiary Res. Fellow, Trinity College, Oxford, 1976-
82;
Research Assoc., Univ. of Manchester, 1969-70
Memberships and Fellowships:
Amer. Anthropological Assn.; Isr. Anthropological Assn.
Middle East Studies Assn.
 
Research Interests
Social anthropology; linguistics; law; Middle East; Bedouin.
 
Research Projects
The customary law of the Sinai Bedouin.
 
Selected Publications
Publication Title   Year
The contract with surety in Bedouin customary law. 2003
The "Hidatsa." In: 2001
An anthropology of law for Middle Eastern societies. 1999
De l'Honneur 1998
The joz musarrib: An unusual form of marriage among the Arabs. 1998
Honor. Chicago, University of Chicago Press. 1994
Notes on dating the arrival of the Bedouin tribes in Sinai. 1991
The woman, her guardian and her husband in the law of the Sinai 1991
The individual and the group in Sinai Bedouin law. 1991
Bedouin society in the Negev. 1991
Texts in Sinai Bedouin Law. 2 vols. Wiesbaden, Otto 1990
Schuld and Haftung in Bedouin law. 1990
Texts in Sinai Bedouin Law. 2 vols. (vol. 1, 1988, vol.2, 1988
 
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