Every person has the right to be a citizen of his region, but how much of that is being adapted in the Arab world? Through this course, “Citizenship in the Arab World”, we will learn more about citizenship in the Arab world and its history related topics. In the contemporary Arab world, especially since the beginning of the Arab uprisings, there has been an increased academic and political interest in citizenship, this course takes a closer look at citizenship and its challenges.
Dr. Dina Kiwan is an associate professor in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Media Studies at the American University of Beirut in Lebanon. She was educated at Harvard, Oxford and London universities in the field of psychology, sociology and education.
Mr. Hadi Al-Aridi holds a BA in sociology, and is a candidate for a Master's degree in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Media Studies at the American University of Beirut in Lebanon.
Mrs. Abada Al-Kassar holds a Master’s degree in sociology and is a sociology Phd student at the Lebanese University.