Working Toward Coexistence: Arabs and Jews in Israel

Dr. Abu-Rabia is a Palestinian citizen of Israel, with a Ph.D. in Anthropology and Sociology. He visited from the Department of Middle East Studies at Ben Gurion University in the Negev, Israel.

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Tuesday, November 13, 2007
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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Dr. Abu-Rabia is a Palestinian citizen of Israel, with a Ph.D. in Anthropology and Sociology. He visited from the Department of Middle East Studies at Ben Gurion University in the Negev, Israel.  He is a world authority on Arab medicine, education, and religions practices.  When he was chair of the Middle East Studies Department (2004-2006), he facilitated Jewish-Arab student visits to Jewish and Bedouin towns, and worked in other ways to foster mutual understanding and coexistence between Jews and Arabs.
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