symposium participants

  • THE PROBLEM
    Posed by Ramin Jahanbegloo, Professor and Vice-Dean, School of Law, and Executive Director, Mahatma Gandhi Centre for Peace Studies, Jindal Global University, Sonipat

  • FROM HOPE TO CHAOS AND BACK?
    Roberto Toscano, former Italian Ambassador to Iran (2003-08) and India (2008-10); now columnist, 'La Repubblica', Madrid

  • THE OLD IS DYING
    Mojtaba Mahdavi, ECMC Chair in Islamic Studies and Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton

  • STUNTED CITIZENSHIP, ERRATIC STATEHOOD
    Rami G. Khouri,
    Senior Public Policy Fellow, Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs, American University of Beirut; syndicated columnist; and non-resident Senior Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School

  • TURKEY: A RELUCTANCE TO COMPROMISE
    Meysam Badamchi, Research Fellow, Centre for Modern Turkish Studies, Istanbul Sehir University

  • ACTIVISM AMIDST DISAPPOINTMENT
    Nermin Allam, post-doctoral fellow, Department of Political Science, Princeton University

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March 2016


FERMENT IN THE MIDDLE EAST
a symposium on uncertainty and hope
for the region


March 2003
cover design by www.designosis.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • SITES OF COLLECTIVE ACTION
    Peyman Vahabzadeh, Director, Cultural, Social and Political Thought (CSPT) Programme and Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Victoria

  • IRAN: SOME UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCES
    Farzin Vahdat, Sociologist, working on Islam and modernity, Waltham, MA

  • THE AUTHORITARIAN ROOTS OF MUSLIM SECTARIANISM
    Nader Hashemi, Director, Centre for Middle East Studies, University of Denver

  • INTERVIEW
    with Nilüfer Göle, Directrice d'etudes at the Ecoles des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (CESPRA-EHESS), Paris; by Ramin Jahanbegloo

  • A DIPLOMACY OF HOPE
    Ramin Jahanbegloo, Professor and Vice-Dean, School of Law, and Executive Director, Mahatma Gandhi Centre for Peace Studies, Jindal Global University, Sonipat; and Mehrdad Loghmani, Canadian-Iranian researcher and activist

  • BOOKS
    Reviewed by Srinath Raghavan, Devika Bordia, Jyotsna Singh and Arun Prakash

  • COMMENT
    At the Heart of the Storm by Sasheej Hegde, Professor, Department of Sociology, School of Social Sciences, University of Hyderabad

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