April 21, 2005
Islam in Atlantic Democracies
Georgetown University Professor Daniel Brumberg moderated a panel discussion on Islam in Atlantic Democracies. The panel was part of a conference hosted by Georgetown University entitled "The New Religious Pluralism and Democracy," which explored the changing relationship between religion and politics in Europe and the United States. Participants in this panel included John Esposito of Georgetown University, Sam Cherribi of Emory University, Grace Davie of the University of Exeter, and Danièle Hervieu-Léger of EHESS in Paris.
Daniel Brumberg is an Associate Professor of Government and Co-Director of Democracy and Governance Studies at Georgetown University. He also serves as Acting Director of the United States Institute of Peace's Muslim World Initiative, where he directs a number of programs on democracy and political change in the Muslim world. Brumberg is a former senior associate in the Carnegie Endowment's Democracy and Rule of Law Project (2003–04). Brumberg previously was a Jennings Randolph senior fellow at USIP, where he pursued a study of power sharing in the Middle East and Southeast Asia. In 1997, Brumberg was a Mellon junior fellow at Georgetown University and a visiting fellow at the International Forum on Democratic Studies. He was a visiting professor in the Department of Political Science at Emory University and a visiting fellow in the Middle East Program in the Jimmy Carter Center, and has also taught at the University of Chicago and Sciences Po, Paris. He received his B.A. from Indiana University and a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. His books include Reinventing Khomeini: The Struggle for Reform in Iran (University of Chicago Press, 2000), and Islam and Democracy in the Middle East, co-edited with Larry Diamond and Marc Plattner (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003).
Daniel Brumberg is an Associate Professor of Government and Co-Director of Democracy and Governance Studies at Georgetown University. He also serves as Acting Director of the United States Institute of Peace's Muslim World Initiative, where he...