Sociology Prof. Rabab Abdulhadi to report on Palestinian election

February 6, 2006

DEARBORN / Feb. 6, 2006---Sociology Prof. Rabab Abdulhadi, director of the Center for Arab American Studies at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, will give a talk on "Palestinian Legislative Elections: Report and Analysis" from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8 in Room 1030 of the campus's College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters Building.

The talk is free and open to the public but space is limited. Those interested in attending should RSVP to caasumd@umd.umich.edu or (313) 583-6334 by 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7.

Abdulhadi recently returned from a research trip to the Middle East where she observed the Palestinian election with the help of 10 field researchers from An-Najah University in Nablus.

Abdulhadi will discuss her team's insights on the elections and their impact on the Palestinian people, the Middle East region and U.S./Palestinian relations.

For more information, call the Center for Arab American Studies at (313) 583-6334.

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