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Past events and seminars

02
Dec
2015

Arabic, Persian & Turkish plus Middle Eastern Studies...

Event type: Seminar
Venue: CAIS Lecture Theatre, Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies
Speaker: CAIS Language and Middle East Studies lecturers
Fascinated about the Middle East? Come and find out how to expand your knowledge at one of...

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18
Nov
2015

Dilemmas of Socio-Political Transformations in the Middle East

Event type: Lecture
Venue: CAIS Lecture Theatre, Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies
Speaker: Prof. Armando Salvatore
The capacity to analyze and explain (in exchanges with fellow scholars and students, with policy...

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22
Oct
2015

Human Development in the Middle East and North Africa Region: Past and Future

Event type: Lecture
Venue: CAIS Lecture Theatre
Speaker: Dr Farrukh Iqbal
In an article on trends in child mortality in developing countries published in 1986 the noted...

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15
Oct
2015

Postgraduate information evening - 15 October

Event type: Seminar
Venue: Fellows Room, University House, AANU
Speaker: CAIS Postgraduate Advisor - Huda Al-Tamimi
CAIS academic staff and research scholars will hold a thirty minute presentation titled 'The...

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07
Sep
2015

Palestine Today: Citizen or Exile?

Event type: Lecture
Venue: Law Theatre, Building 5, Fellows Rd., ANU, Canberra
Speaker: Dr Ghada Karmi
In her latest book, 'Return: A Palestinian Memoir', Ghada Karmi has written a passionate...

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03
Sep
2015

The nuclear deal between Iran and 5+1: Achievements and developments?

Event type: Lecture
Venue: Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies, Ellery Cres, Building 127, ANU, Canberra
Speaker:
This event has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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26
Aug
2015

Turkish Foreign Policy, The Middle East and the JDP

Event type: Lecture
Venue: Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies, Ellery Cres, Building 127, ANU, Canberra
Speaker: Associate Professor Barış Doster
Turkish foreign policy towards the Middle East under the Justice and Development Party - in reality...

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05
Aug
2015

Civil society and the promotion of democratic transition in Egypt: Opportunities and Challenges

Event type: Lecture
Venue: Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies, Ellery Cres, Building 127, ANU, Canberra
Speaker: Professor Hamdy A. Hassan, Zayed University & Cairo University
In Egypt after Mubarak, there is a greater space for civil society groups to work and fulfil their...

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30
Jul
2015

Islamic Finance: Religious identity, petrodollars, and legal arbitrage

Event type: Lecture
Venue: China in the World Auditorium, Building 188, Fellows Lane, ANU
Speaker: Mahmoud Amin El-Gamal, Professor of Economics and Statistics, Rice University,
Recent empirical studies have shown that Islamic finance, despite its widely-advertised growth, has...

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23
Jul
2015

Palestinian Statehood and going to the ICC

Event type: Lecture
Venue: Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies, Ellery Cres, Building 127, ANU, Canberra
Speaker: Prof. Lawrence Davidson, West Chester University, PA
The Palestinian decision to go before the International Criminal Court and charge Israel with war...

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