Wednesday, February 18, 2009

The Challenge of Muslim Fundamentalism

Dr. Bassam Tibi (pictured) will discuss "The Challenge of Fundamentalism: Political Islam and the New World Disorder" during a noon luncheon 23 February in the offices of Ice Miller LLP, One Indiana Square, Indianapolis.

Dr. Tibi is professor of international relations at the University of Göttingen, Germany, and professor at Cornell University. His most recent book is Political Ismal, World Politics and Europe (Routledge, 2008. Born in Damascus, Syria, he moved to Germany in 1962.

The event is hosted by the Indianapolis Jewish Community Relations Council, the Indianapolis Eric M. Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany in cooperation with the Department of Turkish Studies at Indiana University in Bloomington.

For more information and to make a reservation, contact Sven Schumacher, honorary consul of Germany in Indianapolis.


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