Temple Judea of Manhasset
The Adult Education Committee present:
Professor Ralph Buultjens
Sunday, June 1, 2014
Tickets: $25.00 per person
Hear world renowned speaker, Prof. Buultjens* discuss up to the minute issues regarding:
“The Middle East-Israel and Its Neighbors”
We are pleased to offer this exciting and informative opportunity to Temple Judea and the surrounding communities.
Tickets are General Admission and include light refreshments.
For ticket purchase, please contact the temple office at (516) 621-8049
Ralph Buultjens is Professor at New York University and former Nehru Professor/Professorial Fellow at the University of Cambridge (U.K.). He is also on the faculty of New School University and is affiliated with several educational institutions abroad. Professor Buultjens is a well known media commentator (featured on BBC, CNN, ABC and other networks) who is regularly broadcast to several countries. He has been consultant/advisor to the United Nations. Among his publications are ten books (including Windows on India, The Decline of Democracy: Essays on An Endangered Political Species, Rebuilding the Temple: Tradition and Change in Modern Asia, Politics and History: Lessons for Today, and China After Mao: Death of a Revolution) and several hundred articles, monographs and essays. Dr. Buultjens’ numerous awards include the Toynbee Prize for Social Sciences, the French Order of Arts and Letters, several awards from India and other Asian countries, and many honorary degrees. He has been chairman of the international Development Forum and the Society of Asian Affairs. He is continuing editor of the Boston Book Review, and he writes a syndicated column on international political economy.