Religious Disputation and Democratic Constitutionalism: The Enduring Legacy of the Constitutional Revolution on the Struggle for Democracy in Iran
A public lecture by Nader Hashemi, Global Fellow, UCLA
Tuesday, February 19, 20082:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Bunche Hall 10383
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Nader Hashemi received his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Toronto and is currently a Global Fellow at the UCLA International Institute. His research interests include secularism and its discontents in Muslim societies, Western and modern Islamic political thought, religion-state relations, the politics of Islamic fundamentalism, and the history and development of liberal democracy. He is the author of Rethinking the Relationship between Religion, Secularism and Liberal Democracy: Toward a Democratic Theory for Muslim Societies (forthcoming).
This lecture is part of the Center's Bilingual Lecture Series on Iran.
Lecture will be presented in English.
Cost : Free
PeterSzanton, Center for Near Eastern Studies
Sponsor(s): Center for Near Eastern Studies