Muslim Societies in the Modern World

Thomas Friedman moderated a panel discussion on rising tensions over the pace and breadth of change of the modernization and integration… read more

Thomas Friedman moderated a panel discussion on rising tensions over the pace and breadth of change of the modernization and integration into the global economy of Muslim societies. Among the topics panelists discussed were ways leaders in different Muslim countries balancing the demands of modernism and tradition, the challenges that Muslim societies have in common with other nations experiencing rapid change, and the uniqueness of challenges to political leaders in Muslim societies when trying to navigate shifting attitudes and new mindsets. The panelists responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
190875-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Forum
Location:
Davos, Switzerland
First Aired:
Feb 10, 2006
Last Aired:
Mar 6, 2007

Airing Details

  • Feb 10, 2006 | 2:45pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 13, 2006 | 4:54am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 13, 2006 | 11:06am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 15, 2006 | 8:24am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 06, 2007 | 8:04pm EST | C-SPAN 3

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