The Russian Mafia
Course DescriptionDr. Rabil will examine the emergence and evolution of the Russian Mafia, known as "The Vory." He will trace its emergence in the gulags and criminal camps, and investigate its culture and survival leading up to its modern reality. He will also raise questions about its alleged support of oligarchs and involvement in global affairs.
- Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday, March 5
10:00 am - 11:30 am
- Location: Barry and Florence Friedberg Auditorium, Boca Raton Campus
Member - $30
$75 for any combination of three events, members only
No Refunds Will be Given for One-Time Events Purchased Within a Discounted Bundle
Non-member - $35
One-time guest pass, Member or Non-member at the door - $35.
About the Instructor
Dr. Robert G. Rabil is an internationally renowned scholar. His books have been highly commended and reviewed by major academic journals. He is considered one of the leading experts on Salafism, radical Islam, and US-Arab-Israeli relations. He holds a PhD in Near Eastern and Judaic Studies from Brandeis University. In May 2012, he was conferred with an honorary PhD in humanities from the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. He is a Professor of Political Science at Florida Atlantic University.
Lifelong Learning Professorship of Current Affairs, 2018-2019Lifelong Learning Professorship of Current Affairs, 2012-2013Recipient of the 2008 Excellence in Teaching Award
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