Publications

Over the years, CMENAS has supported the creation of language and area study books which are now sold through CMENAS.  All of the following publications (except for the Kurdish books) have been digitized and can be found at Hathi Trust Digital Library.

All orders must be pre-paid by money order, check or credit card. We do NOT accept returns. ALL SALES ARE FINAL.

   *These books have tapes or cds available through the Language Resource Center.   

For information on books available, please contact Susan Barerra at 734.936.1847 or susanbar@umich.edu.

Moroccan Arabic

An Introduction to Moroccan Arabic
by Enest T Abdel-Massih, El-Said M. Badawi, Zaki N. Abdel-Malek and Ernest N. McCarus.  1982.  460 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-80-7-X
$35.00*
Advanced Moroccan Arabic
by Enest T Abdel-Massih 1974.  244 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-08-8
$35.00*

 

Egyptian Arabic

An Introduction to Egyptian Arabic
by Enest T Abdel-Massih.  Revised 1981.  405 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-09-06
$35.00*
A Comprehensive Study of Egyptian Arabic, Volume I
by Enest T Abdel-Massih, A. Fathy Bahig, El-Said M. Badawi and Carolyn G. Killean.
ISBN: 0-932098-11-8
$35.00*
A Comprehensive Study of Egyptian Arabic, Volume II
by Enest T Abdel-Massih, El-Said M. Badawi, Zaki N. Abdel-Malek and Ernest N. McCarus.  1978.  396 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-12-06
$35.00*
A Comprehensive Study of Egyptian Arabic, Volume III
by Enest T Abdel-Massih, El-Said M. Badawi, Zaki N. Abdel-Malek and Ernest N. McCarus.  1979.  337 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-13-04
$35.00
A Comprehensive Study of Egyptian Arabic, Volume IV
by Enest T Abdel-Massih, El-Said M. Badawi, Zaki N. Abdel-Malek and Ernest N. McCarus.  1979.  494 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-14-02
$35.00

Tamazight (Middle Atlas Berber)

A Course in Spoken Tamazight (Middle Atlas Berber)
by Enest T Abdel-Massih 1970.  456 pages.
NO ISBN
$35.00*
A Computerized Lexicon of Tamazight
by Enest T Abdel-Massih 1971.  393 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-06-1
$35.00*
A Reference Grammar of Tamazight
by Enest T Abdel-Massih 1970.  332 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-05-3
$35.00*
A Course in Spoken Tamazight (Middle Atlas Berber)
by Enest T Abdel-Massih 1970.  456 pages.
NO ISBN
$35.00*

Pan Arabic

A Sample Lexicon of Pan-Arabic
by Enest T Abdel-Massih 1982.  157 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-10-X
$35.00*

 

KurdishNot available electronically

Kurdish Basic Course (Sulaimania Dialect)
by Jamal Jalal Abdulla and Earnest N. McCarus.  1967. 482 pages.
ISBN: 0-91679898-60-7
$35.00*

All of the following volumes by Jamal Jalal Abdulla and Earnest N. McCarus.  1967.

Volume I Newspaper Kurdish

180 pages; $22
ISBN: 0-916798-61-5
Volume II Kurdish Essays
 147 pages; $22
ISBN: 0-916798-62-3
 
Volume III Kurdish Short Stories
115 pages; $22
ISBN: 0-916798-63-1

Kurdish English Dictionary
by Ernest McCarus. 1967.
194 pages; $25
ISBN: 0-916798-64

 

 

 

 

studies in culture

Verbal Idioms of the Qur'an
by Mustansir Mir.  1989.  378 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-21-05
$23.95
Studies in Near Eastern Culture and History
by James A. Bellamy, Editor. 1990. 225 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-22.
$18.95
Studies in Middle Eastern Health
by JW Brown and Robin Barlow, Editors.  1999.  265 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-25-08
$15.95
The Jihad and its Times
by Hadia Dajani-Shakeel and Ronald A. Messier.  1991. 135 pages.
ISBN: 0-932098-24-X
$13.95