Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

Nonviolence, Islam and the Paradigm of Cordoba, book talk by Professor Ramin Jahanbegloo

Monday, November 18, 2013 - 12:15pm

Jack and Florence Ferman Room, Oviatt Library

Introducing the New Book by Dr. Jahanbegloo:

The Gandhian Moment (Harvard University Press, 2013)

Ramin JahanbeglooRamin 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.