Akbar S. Ahmed
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Akbar S. Ahmed

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Akbar S. Ahmed is a Chair for Islamic Studies in the American University with 22 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2001 Call-In. The year with the most videos was 2002 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2006 with an average of 1,584 views per program. Most appearances with John Milewski (4), Joyce Davis (2), Peter Slen (2). Most common tags: Religious Issues, Middle East, Pakistan.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2001 - Present Chair, Islamic Studies, American University Videos: 21 c. September 1, 2008 - Present Distinguished Chair, Middle East and Islamic Studies, U.S. Naval Academy Videos: 0 c. January 1, 2008 - Present Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies Program, Brookings Institution Videos: 0


Ambassador, United Kingdom, Pakistan January 1, 1999 - c. January 1, 2000 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Combating Anti-Semitism

    Combating Anti-Semitism

    The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom held a hearing to discuss efforts to combat anti-Semitism around the…

  • <em>The Thistle and the Drone</em>

    The Thistle and the Drone

    American University professor Akbar Ahmed talked about his book, The Thistle and the Drone: How America’s War on Terror Became a…

  • After Words with Deborah Scroggins

    After Words with Deborah Scroggins

    Ms. Scroggins uses the lives of two well-known Muslim women to explore two distinct perspectives on the war on terror and…

  • U.S. Middle East Policy

    U.S. Middle East Policy

    Akbar Ahmed and Aaron David Miller talked about President Obama’s previous day speech on the Middle East and North Africa, and…

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