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Mahmood Mamdani

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Mahmood Mamdani

Mahmood Mamdani, Herbert Lehman Professor of Government at Columbia University, was director of the Institute of African Studies from 1999 to 2004.


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Recent war crimes charges against the Sudanese president reveal the rights-based politics of the world's "new humanitarian order."

Three new books examine the distinctions between religious and political Islam.