Research

The Future of Shari'a in Islamic Societies

Project Description

An exploration of the Islamic argument for secularism and against the idea of an Islamic state through seminars and workshops in various countries and a published volume.

Project Accomplishments
  • 10 seminars and workshops in Egypt, Indonesia, India, Sudan and Turkey
Sponsors

The Ford Foundation

Directors

Project Publications

In Their Own Words

"To be organic is to be alive, and for theology and education to be organic, they must be filled with liveliness. ... Theology is lifeless if engaged without passion, and educational method is no more than technology if engaged without compassion."

–Mary Elizabeth Moore