Cosmopolitan Identity in the Islamic World

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Cosmopolitan Identity in the Islamic World

The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) holds a conference entitled “Cosmopolitan Identity in the Islamic World: Global Citizenship and Social Change,” Ottawa, Ont., June 25–26, 2008.

The topic of the third session on June 25th is “National and Global Citizenship in the Muslim World: Pedagogical Challenges and Opportunities.” Clovis Maksoud (director, Center for the Global South, American University), Bessma Momani (assistant professor, political science and history, University of Waterloo) and Meena Sharify-Funk (assistant professor, religion and culture, Wilfred Laurier University), among others, present speeches on this topic.

After speaking, panellists field questions from conference attendees.