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Christmas in Gaza: An Adventitious War

A lecture by Leonard Binder, distinguished Professor of Political Science and past President of the Middle East Studies Association.

Thursday, February 26, 2009
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
UCLA School of Law
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Professor Binder's scholarly contributions have ranged from studies of classical Islamic political thought, to empirical analysis of Middle East political processes, to the post-modernist critique of contemporary ideologies, to the application of rational choice perspectives in studies of Middle East ethnic conflict. His book Islamic Liberalism has paved the way for an outpouring of literature on Islam and Democracy and has been translated into Turkish and Indonesian. His recent work has focused on international conflict in the Middle East.

This event is being offered free of charge. Parking is available for $9 and may be purchased at the parking kiosk located at the corner of Hilgard and Wyton Avenue.

Mani A.Jad

Sponsor(s): Center for Near Eastern Studies, UCLA International Institute, Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for Israel Studies, Center for Middle East Development

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