Thursday, January 29, 2009

Rashid Khalidi: The Cold War, War on Terror, Obama, & the Middle East

Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies at Columbia University, lectured on The Cold War in the Middle East, the 'War on Terror' and the New Administration. PART ONE


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Rashid Khalidi is the Edward W. Said Professor of Arab Studies and Professor of History at Columbia University. He is a noted expert on the history of modern Middle East, Palestine, and Israel. He is the author of numerous books and articles, including the groundbreaking Palestinian Identity, Resurrecting Empire: Western Footprints and America's Perilous Path in the Middle East, and the forthcoming Sowing Crisis: The Cold War and American Hegemony in the Middle East.

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