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Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas (CSIC)
Institute of Languages and Cultures of the Mediterranean

 Contact details
Contact personDr. Maria Angeles Gallego
Tenured Scientist 
StreetAlbasanz 26 
Address 28037 - Madrid (Spain) 
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 Organisation details
Employees (in Depart.)26-50 
Organisation TypeResearch Organisation 
 Research Focus

 Fields of activities:
» History
» Languages and Linguistics
» Religion Studies
» Cultural studies

 Brief description of your activity focus
Jewish-Muslim Interaction focused on language use, specifically, Judeo-Arabic

 Details about Expertise / Competences / Technologies
Study of Judeo-Arabic literature, that is, Arabic writings produced by Jews in Arabic in the Middle Ages.
Theories about language among medieval Muslim and Jews.
Study of the history and literature of the Jews of Spain.
 Research Activities

 EU Framework Programme related activities:
» Cultural interactions in an international perspective
» Mutual learning and co-operation

 Project participation
Project #1
Project TypeNational
Project TitleLengua y Literatura Judeo-Arabe de la Edad Media a la Edad Moderna (financed by Spanish Ministry of Innovation and Science)
Specific ThemeJudeo-Arabic language and literature, Arabic literature of the Jews
Project #2
Project TypeOther (International)
Project TitleInter-Faith Relations in Islam: religious minorities under the Almohads (Joint project British Academy - CSIC)
Specific ThemeReligious minorities under Islamic rule in the Middle Ages
CoordinatorAmira Bennison (U. Cambridge) - María Angeles Gallego
Project #3
Project TypeOther (International)
Project TitleRationalism and sacred text (financed Rotchild Foundation)
Specific ThemeRationalist interpretation of the Bible and the Koran in the Middle Ages
Project #4
Project TitleOrígenes del pensamiento lingüístico judío en el Islam medieval (Financed by Spanish Ministry of Education)
Specific ThemeJewish linguistic ideas in the Middle Ages

 International and national projects beyond EU Framework Programme
Main researcher of several national proyects. Current project: Judeo-Arabic language and literature from the Middle Ages to the Modern Era (Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation - 53000 euros). In collaboration with Dpt. Genizah Unit of the University of Cambridge.

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