Shibley Telhami is the Anwar Sadat Professor for Peace and Development at the University of Maryland and a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. His best-selling book, The Stakes: America and the Middle East, was selected by Foreign Affairs as one of the top five books on the Middle East in 2003. In addition, his most recent book, The World Through Arab Eyes: Arab Public Opinion and the Reshaping of the Middle East, was published in 2013. Telhami was selected by the Carnegie Corporation of New York along with the New York Times as one of the "Great Immigrants" for 2013. Telhami is a recipient of the Excellence in Public Service Award, awarded by the University System of Maryland Board of Regents in 2006, and the University of Marylands Honors College 2014 Outstanding Faculty Award.

Areas of Interest

  • Political Identity, Public Opinion, Impact of Information Revolution on Attitudes

Inspire, Stimulate, Empower

Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
GVPT409H Seminar in International Relations and World Politics Spring 2019 Syllabus
1101 Chincoteague Hall
Department of Government and Politics
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