Univ.-Prof. Dr.

Mandana E. Limbert

Mandana E. Limbert

Korrespondierendes Mitglied der philosophisch-historischen Klasse im Ausland seit 2023

  • City University New York



  • Sozialwissenschaften
  • Kulturanthropologie
  • Cultural and Historical Anthropology
  • Middle East Studies

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Ausgewählte Preise und Auszeichnungen:

  • National Endowment for the Humanities, University Fellowship
  • American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship
  • Andrew W. Mellon, Sawyer Seminar Fellowship, with Beth Baron
  • Advanced Research Collaborative CUNY, Distinguished Faculty Fellow
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Faculty Fellowship

Ausgewählte Publikationen:

  • Limbert, Mandana (2020) “Making Mountains”. Theorizing the Contemporary; Fieldsites. Cultural Anthropology (September 21).
  • Limbert, Mandana (2016) “Liquid Oman: Oil, Water, and Causality in Southern Arabia”. The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, Bd. 22 (1), S. 147-162.
  • Limbert, Mandana (2015) “Reserves, Secrecy, and the Science of Oil Prognostication in Southern Arabia”. In: Appel, Hannah; Mason, Arthur; Watts, Michael (Hrsg.), Subterranean Estates: Lifeworlds of Oil and Gas; Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
  • Limbert, Mandana (2014) “Caste, Ethnicity, and the Politics of Arabness in Southern Arabia”. Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East, Bd. 34 (3), S. 590-598.
  • Limbert, Mandana (2010) In the Time of Oil: Piety, Memory, and Social life in an Omani Town.; Palo Alto: Stanford University Press.