College of Humanities

Nonviolence, Islam and the Paradigm of Cordoba

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 12:15pm to 2:00pm

Jack and Florence Ferman Presentation Room, Oviatt Library
man's face and book cover

Introducing the New Book by Dr. Jahanbegloo:  The Gandhian Moment (Harvard University Press, 2013)

Ramin Jahanbegloo is a well-known Iranian-Canadian philosopher. He received his B.A. and M.A. in Philosophy, History and Political Science and later his Ph.D. in Philosophy from the Sorbonne University. In October 2009 Jahanbegloo became the winner of the Peace Prize from the United Nations Association in Spain for his extensive academic works in promoting dialogue between cultures and his advocacy for non-violence.