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WHY IS THE MIDDLE EAST SUCH A DIFFICULT AREA FOR AMERICANS AND WESTERNERS TO UNDERSTAND?

January 24, 2011 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

A Luncheon Briefing* by:
Dr. Mordechai Kedar,
Bar-Ilan University, Department of Arab and Middle East Studies
Former Lt. Colonel, Israeli Military Intelligence
Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.

12:00 pm January 24th, 2011
Part of the: Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Policy Seminar Series
With a special thanks to:
The office of Rep Shelley Berkley, 1st District of Nevada

Dr. Mordechai Kedar, is one of the foremost recognized authorities in the field of Arab and Middle East Studies, with a special research focus on Islam, Islamic Movements, and Popular Arab Culture.
Dr. Kedar has authored numerous publications on the Islamic world, including works focusing on the “Clash of Values” between Islam, Middle Eastern Societies, and the West.
As a former branch head in IDF Military Intelligence, Dr. Kedar is able to break down the key issues in why cultural differences between the Middle East and the West result in flawed assessments and mistaken policies.
EMET is pleased to be able to offer this unique opportunity for all congressional members, staffers, and community members.

* Dietary Laws observed

Details

Date:
January 24, 2011
Time:
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Organizer

EMET
Phone:
(202) 601-7422
Email:
ngrant@emetonline.org
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Venue

United States Capitol
Capitol Visitor Center
Washington, DC 20007 United States
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Phone:
(202) 226-8000
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