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December 17, 2002

Media Contacts:Jan Jennings (858) 822-1684

ISLAMIC ETHICS EXPERT TO DISCUSS SEPTEMBER 11
AND THE TRADITION OF JIHAD
JAN. 7 AT UC SAN DIEGO


An expert on Islamic ethics and international relations will speak on September 11 and the Tradition of Jihad Jan. 7 at the University of California, San Diego.

Sohail Humayun Hashmi, chair of the International Relations Program and Alumnae Foundation associate professor at Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Mass., will lecture at 7 p.m. in Center Hall, Room 115. The event is free and open to the public.

Hashmi has written numerous articles on Islamic ethics and international relations and is currently completing a book, The Islamic Ethics of War and Peace. He also has edited or co-edited five books, the most recent, Islamic Political Ethics: Civil Society, Pluralism, and Conflict (Princeton, 2002).

Hashmi’s lecture is being presented by UCSD’s Rivers of Paradise Endowment, the Middle East Studies Program, and the Burke Lectureship on Religion and Society. For further information, contact the Middle East Studies Department at (858) 534-3598 or fshaughnessy@ucsd.edu.




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