News & Events

June 8, 2017

Call for Papers: Governance and Violence in Islamic Law Workshop 24th November 2017

We are pleased to announce the call for paper proposals on the topic of “Governance and Violence in Islamic Law”...
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June 6, 2017

Call for Papers: Maslaha, Siyasa and Good Governance: Shari’a and Society Workshop 19th-20th April 2018

On the 19th - 20th April 2018, the Centre for Middle Eastern Studies, University of Bergen will host the workshop...
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June 5, 2017

Islamic Law and Sex/uality Workshop 22nd June

The University of Exeter hosted a one day workshop exploring representations of the past by modern Muslims in a range...
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March 23, 2017

Customs, Culture, Shari’a and National Law

The first USPPIP Workshop took place on 24-25 February 2017 in Rabat, Morocco. The workshop entitled “Customs, Culture, Shari’a and...
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January 17, 2017

Meeting in Leiden

The project team met in Leiden on the 12th of December to discuss their research, potential publication collaboration and the...
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December 19, 2016

Ocean of Law II: Islamic Legal Crossings in the Indian Ocean World

On the 12 - 14th December 2016 several members of the USPPIP project attended a conference at Leiden University entitled:...
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November 25, 2016

Workshop on the Imamate traditions in South Arabia

A workshop was held at the Centre for Middle Eastern Studies at Bergen on 22 November 2016, with the topic...
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