Posts Tagged ‘Contemporary’

We the People: Islam & U.S. Politics

Posted on December 7th, 2011 by Abbasi Staff

Over the course of the 2011-12 academic year, the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies will be sponsoring an event series titled “We the People: Islam and U.S. Politics.” This series will focus on the ever-changing place of Islam and Muslims in contemporary American political discourse and its potential role for the future of American democracy, […]

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Stanford News: What Should America do in Egypt?

Posted on July 29th, 2011 by Abbasi Staff

The word “democracy” needs a clearer definition to deal with the events in Egypt, says Middle East historian Joel Beinin. And democracy must protect the rights of religious minorities and women, adds political scientist Lisa Blaydes. [read more] Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about […]

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