Trip Report: The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Friday, September 9, 2011 - 11:30am - 12:30pm
Foreign Policy Research Institute Library 1528 Walnut Street, Suite 610
Philadelphia, PA 19102
United States

Join Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) in hosting Samuel Helfont, FPRI Adjunct Scholar, and Tally Helfont, Research Fellow and Coordinator of the FPRI Middle East Program, as they share research findings from a recent trip to Jordan.

Samuel Helfont is a Ph.D Candidate in Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University and an Associate Scholar of the Foreign Policy Research Institute. He is the author of Yusuf al-Qaradawi: Islam and Modernity (2009) and the FPRI monograph The Sunni Divide: Understanding Politics and Terrorism in the Arab Middle East.

Tally Helfont is a research fellow and Coordinator of FPRI's Program on the Middle East. Her research focuses on strategic issues in the region and on radical Islamic movements. She has also instructed training courses on behalf of K3 Enterprises in Civil Information Management to U.S. Military Civil Affairs Units and Human Terrain Teams assigned to Iraq and Afghanistan.

Free for FPRI Members, $20 for Non-members. Members at the Fellows Level ($1,000) are invited to lunch immediately following.

Reservations Required (No Walk-Ins)

* For more information contact (215) 732 - 3774, ext 303 or email [email protected].

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