Democratic Citizens in Non-Democratic Nations: Civic Participation and Associational Life in the West Bank
Amaney A. Jamal, University of Michigan
This conference is presented by former students of Professor Edward Allworth in honor of his career at Columbia University's Middle East and Asian Languages and Cultures Department and at the Harriman Institute as the Professor of Turco-Soviet Studies and the founder of the Nationalities Program. The conference is organized by the Caspian Project of Columbia University at the School of International and Public Affairs.
Dr. Emmanuel Sivan: Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Humanitarian Challenges for Ensuring that Women in Pakistan and Afghanistan Have Protection and Access to Emergency Supplies During Armed Conflicts
Maha Muna: Deputy Director of Women's Commission for Refugee Women and Children
Sippi Azarbaijani Moghadam: Technical Advisor on Gender covering Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Patrick N. Theros:
Former US Ambassador to Qatar,
President and Executive Director of the US-Qatar Business Council
The Impact of U.S. Relations with Qatar and the Gulf States after the September 11 Attacks.
Dr. Barham Salih: Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government in Sulaimaniya
Achievements and Prospects of the Kurdish Autonomous Administration in Northern Iraq
Fawaz Gerges: Sarah Lawrence College/Columbia University
Common Misperceptions of the United States in the Arab/Muslim Public Opinion
"Central Asia Looks South: Afghan Turkestan and the Politics of Responsibility" with Peter J. Sinnott, Columbia University
Relations between Central Asian states and anti-Taliban forces in Northern Afghanistan- The role of the United States
Gary G. Sick: Acting Director of the Middle East Institute
Richard Betts: Director of the Institute on War and Peace Studies
Robert Legvold: Professor of Political Science
Kimberly Zisk: Associate Professor of Political Science
Implications of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks for the United States and the World and Ways to combat International Terrorism.
"Islam and Democracy: Managing Change in Contemporary Iran" with Ali M. Ansari, University of Durham
Democratic Reform in Iran and Implications of the September 11 Terrorist Attack for Relations between the U.S. and Iran.
Dean, School of International and Public Affairs
Gary G. Sick
Acting Director of The Middle East Institute
Richard W. Bulliet
Professor of History, The Middle East Institute
A Discussion of Origins of Terrorist Attacks against America and Analysis of U.S. Response.