Lewis & Clark College

50th International Affairs Symposium

Global Rifts: Dynamic Relationships Among States, Societies, and the World System

Portland, Oregon, United States, 9-11 April 2012

Session I: "When Cultures Collide: The Future of Civilizations in Conflict"

Prof. Hans Köchler, University of Innsbruck, Austria, answering questions from the audience after his presentation on "The Clash of Civilizations: A Self-fulfilling Prophecy?" Seated, center: Prof. Paul Powers, Chairman of the Department of Religious Studies, Lewis & Clark College; right: Prof. Shireen T. Hunter, Visiting Fellow, Center for Muslim-Christian Relations, Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA.