FAU Lifelong Learning Society, Jupiter
Mehmet Gurses, Ph.D.

Political Science

Mehmet Gurses, Ph.D., joined the Department of Political Science at Florida Atlantic University in 2007 after completing his doctorate from the University of North Texas. An expert in Middle East politics, Dr. Gurses specializes in ethnic and religious conflict, post-civil war peace building, post-civil war democratization and Islamist parties in the Middle East. His scholarly publications have appeared in International Interactions, Social Science Quarterly, Civil Wars, Defense and Peace Economics, Democratization, International Studies Perspectives and Nationalism and Ethnic Politics.

The Middle East and Weapons of Mass Destruction
Is a Nuclear Arms Race in the Future?

What are weapons of mass destruction (WMD), how are they used and how are they regulated? How can the U.S.A. prevent the arms race in the Middle East? What options are on the table for Iran's nuclear weapons program? How can a nuclear Iran affect Turkey’s and Saudi Arabia’s decision to go nuclear? These questions and more will be addressed in this one-time lecture.

Lecture # S1M2
Register early! There is a $5 charge for registering on the day of a One-Time Lecture or Event.
  Place:Lifelong Learning Complex, Jupiter Campus
  Dates:Monday, March 31, 2014
  Time:3:15– 4:45 p.m.
  Fee:$20 /member; $30/non-member