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Manufacturing Terrorism in Africa: The Securitisation of South African Muslims

The firs book published under the Islam and Global Studies series, a collaborative project between Co-IRIS and Palgrave Macmillan. Manufacturing Terrorism in Africa: The Securitisation of South African Muslims Mohamed Natheem Hendricks This book uses Securitisation Theory to explore how Muslims have been constructed… Continue Reading “Manufacturing Terrorism in Africa: The Securitisation of South African Muslims”

Book review: Islam in international relations. Politics and paradigms

Alice Martini (2019) Islam in international relations. Politics and paradigms, Critical Studies on Terrorism, DOI: 10.1080/17539153.2019.1629726 The relationship between Islam and International Relations has always been a complicated one, but Islam and the Islamic “civilisation” have consistently been objects of interest for the discipline. Nevertheless, the role Islamic theoretical… Continue Reading “Book review: Islam in international relations. Politics and paradigms”

The Evolution of the Muslim State

The Muslim State in a World of Nation-States by Nassef Manabilang Adiong The First International Islamic Governance Symposium: The Evolution of the Muslim State September 21-22, 2019 Senate Room, Chancellor Hall, Universiti Brunei Darussalam https://islamicgovernance.org/iigs/

Reminder: “The Unseen IR: Islam and the Study of the ‘International’”

Call for papers and panel proposals for the Co-IRIS section at the 13th Pan-European Conference on International Relations. Section 44: “The Unseen IR: Islam and the Study of the ‘International’“ Islam has played a major role in world affairs since its inception. Today, the… Continue Reading “Reminder: “The Unseen IR: Islam and the Study of the ‘International’””

The Unseen IR: Islam and the Study of the ‘International’

Call for Papers and Panel Proposals for the Co-IRIS section at the 13th Pan-European Conference on International Relations 11–14 September 2019, University of Sofia, Bulgaria Section 44: “The Unseen IR: Islam and the Study of the ‘International’“ Islam has played a major role in world… Continue Reading “The Unseen IR: Islam and the Study of the ‘International’”

Book launch of 2nd Co-IRIS edited volume

You are cordially invited. Islam in International Relations: Politics and Paradigms analyses the interaction between Islam and IR. It shows how Islam is a conceptualization of ideas that affect people’s thinking and behaviour in their capacity to relate with IR as both discipline and… Continue Reading “Book launch of 2nd Co-IRIS edited volume”

Islam in International Relations: Politics and Paradigms

Islam in International Relations: Politics and Paradigms analyses the interaction between Islam and IR. It shows how Islam is a conceptualization of ideas that affect people’s thinking and behaviour in their capacity to relate with IR as both discipline and practice. This approach challenges Western-based… Continue Reading “Islam in International Relations: Politics and Paradigms”

Islam and International Relations: Contributions to Theory and Practice

Islam and International Relations: Contributions to Theory and Practice conceives of International Relations (IR) as an intellectual platform, and not as a unilateral project. It is in this vein of thought that each contributor explores Islamic contributions to the field, addressing the theories and practices… Continue Reading “Islam and International Relations: Contributions to Theory and Practice”

“European Muslims and their Foreign Policy Interests: Identities and Loyalties” by Imène Ajala

Congratulations to Dr Imène Ajala! The Co-IRIS team is very proud to announce the first volume of the “Islam and International Relations” series in partnership with Gerlach Press. European Muslims and their Foreign Policy Interests: Identities and Loyalties In a global context marked by terrorist… Continue Reading ““European Muslims and their Foreign Policy Interests: Identities and Loyalties” by Imène Ajala”

Co-IRIS at WOCMES Seville 2018

  The Co-IRIS team will participate at this year’s World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES) in Seville, Spain. We are very proud that one of our founders, Dr. Raffaele Mauriello, is a member of the Scientific Advisory Committee. The Co-IRIS has a symposium composed… Continue Reading “Co-IRIS at WOCMES Seville 2018”