Islamic World

Bernard Lewis, along with author and former Pakistani Ambassador to England, Akbar Ahmed, held a discussion on the "Islamic World". They… read more

Bernard Lewis, along with author and former Pakistani Ambassador to England, Akbar Ahmed, held a discussion on the "Islamic World". They discussed the role of Islam and Islamic states, from an Islamic viewpoint as well as perceptions held by the Western world. After the discussion, the panelists answered questions from members of the audience.

Akbar Ahmed is the author of Islam Today: A Short Introduction to the Muslim World, published by I. B. Tauris and Bernard Lewis is the author of What Went Wrong?: The Clash Between Islam and Modernity in the Middle East, published by Harper. close

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Islamic World

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Program ID:
169316-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 30, 2002
Last Aired:
Oct 5, 2008

Airing Details

  • Mar 30, 2002 | 9:26pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 31, 2002 | 1:07pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 08, 2002 | 5:38am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 05, 2008 | 2:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 05, 2008 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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