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Reason, Revelation and Law in Islamic and Western Theory and History

Reason, Revelation and Law in Islamic and Western Theory and History Edited by R. Charles Weller and Anver Emon This book engages the diverse meanings and interpretations of Islamic and Western law which have affected people and societies across the globe, past and present,… Continue Reading “Reason, Revelation and Law in Islamic and Western Theory and History”

First issue of IJIA is out now!

Volume 1 (2020): Issue 1 (Dec 2020) in International Journal of Islam in Asia The establishment of the International Journal of Islam in Asia (IJIA) aims to offer an academic platform for all aspects of research on Islam in Asia, particularly to shed light on understudied Muslim… Continue Reading “First issue of IJIA is out now!”

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”