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The American Academy of Religion (AAR)

The American Academy of Religion (AAR)

2017-02-12
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In 1909, Professor Ismar J. Peritz of Syracuse University conceived the idea of forming a new organization for professors and scholars of Biblical Studies. Its purpose was to stimulate scholarship and teaching in religion…The group continued t...
Muslim Institute

Muslim Institute

2017-01-20
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The Muslim Institute, a registered charity, is a Fellowship society of intellectuals, thinkers, academics, artists, and professionals. It aims to promote and support the growth of thought, knowledge, research, creativity and open debate within the Mu...
Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies

Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies

2017-01-09
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NISIS is a national research school for the study of Islam and Muslim societies. NISIS functions as a prime hub for interdisciplinary scholarly exchange in the Netherlands, strengthening research and teaching cooperation between academics of differe...
Imam Zakariya Academy

Imam Zakariya Academy

2017-01-03
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In Depth Study of Subjects Such as Tafsir, Hadith, Fiqh and Their Principles Under the guidance of Mufti Shah Sadruddin Alim Course The aim of the Alimiyyah curriculum is to produce Ulama (scholars) and leaders who are competent in the Islamic sci...
Al-Hadi School

Al-Hadi School

2016-12-24
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Al-Hadi School of Accelerative Learning is a full-time accredited private Islamic school, established in 1996, and situated in Southwest Houston, Texas and caters to a diverse population that travels from many different areas of the city. The school ...
The Islamic Education Center of Houston

The Islamic Education Center of Houston

2016-12-19
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The Islamic Education Center of Houston serves the community as a center for the Friday congregation, Islamic celebrations, community programs, and above all – a center for imparting knowledge about Islam and promoting Islamic values. A large p...
The Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies

The Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies

2016-12-07
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Advancing Islamic Studies through research, teaching and outreach at Stanford The Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies is the central forum for the study of Islam and Muslim societies at Stanford University. We support research on Islam and Muslim soci...
ISNAD Institute

ISNAD Institute

2016-12-03
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Islamic Sciences of Nurturing and Development (ISNAD) is an education provider which aims to lead communities in Islamic education and learning which is up-to-date, acclimatized to the modern world, transformational, yet infused with the rich values ...
The Markfield Institute of Higher Education (MIHE)

The Markfield Institute of Higher Education (MIHE)

2016-11-22
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The Markfield Institute of Higher Education (MIHE) was established in September 2000 with the objective of being a center of creative excellence in academia guided by Islamic ethos. MIHE is unique, as it combines the richness and high standards of tr...
The Donner Institute for Research in Religious and Cultural History

The Donner Institute for Research in Religious and Cultural History

2016-11-16
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The Donner Institute for Research in Religious and Cultural History is a private research institute attached to the Foundation for Åbo Akademi University. The aim of the Institute is to promote research in religious and cultural history. I...
Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion

Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion

2016-11-10
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Launched in August 2004, the Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion (ISR) exists to initiate, support, and conduct research on religion, involving scholars and projects spanning the intellectual spectrum. Its mandate extends to all religions, every...
The Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies

The Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies

2016-11-01
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The Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies (BGSMCS) investigates the plurality, changeability, and global connectedness of Muslim cultures and societies. The area of study includes Muslim societies in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia,...
MEND (Muslim Engagement & Development)

MEND (Muslim Engagement & Development)

2016-10-25
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MEND (Muslim Engagement & Development) is a not for profit company working towards enhancing the active engagement of British Muslim communities in our national life, particularly in the fields of politics and the media. MEND aims to achieve thi...
EASR Working Group "Religion in Public Education"

EASR Working Group "Religion in Public Education"

2016-10-17
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The purpose of the EASR Working Group on Religion in Public Education is to critically study European ways of having or not having education about religion/s and to help promote a study-of-religions (SOR)/religious-studies (RS) approach to education ...
Islamic Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study

Islamic Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study

2016-10-07
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The Institute for Advanced Study is one of the world’s leading centers for curiosity-driven basic research. Since 1930, it has served as a model for protecting and promoting independent inquiry, prompting the establishment of similar ...
Islamic Reformulations

Islamic Reformulations

2016-10-02
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Islamic Reformulations was a three-year Global Uncertainties Leadership Fellowship (GULF), funded by Research Councils UK and administered by the Economic and Social Research Council. The Fellowship, awarded to Professor Robert Gleave ...
Rational Sciences in Islam (RASI)

Rational Sciences in Islam (RASI)

2016-09-27
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An Initiative for the Study of Philosophy and the Mathematical Sciences in Islam Project Leaders: Prof. F. Jamil Ragep: Scientific Traditions in Islamic Societies (STIS) Prof. Robert Wisnovsky: Post-classical Islamic Philosophy Database Initiati...
Oxford Islamic Studies Online

Oxford Islamic Studies Online

2016-09-26
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Editor in Chief: John L. Esposito University Professor of Religion and International Affairs and of Islamic Studies, Georgetown University, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding This authoritative, dynamic resource bri...
Al Buruj Press

Al Buruj Press

2016-09-10
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Al Buruj Press aims to be a center of excellence in the study of Islam and an institute of acquiring and imparting knowledge and understanding. Through this it seeks to transform individuals into future scholars and students of knowledge in order to ...
The Center for Islamic Theology (CIT)

The Center for Islamic Theology (CIT)

2016-09-05
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The Center for Islamic Theology (CIT), housed at Münster University (Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster), was founded on 1 October 2011. It represents a university department dedicated to faith-oriented Islamic theology and...
Islamic Institute for Development & Research (IIDR)

Islamic Institute for Development & Research (IIDR)

2016-09-01
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The vision To enhance the human living experience through a deep, dynamic and relevant understanding and articulation of the Islamic faith for the 21st Century. The aim is to bridge the gap between the intellectual tradition of Islam and ...
Major in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

Major in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

2016-08-25
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Brandeis University - 2016-17 Brandeis University is a private research university, as well as the only nonsectarian Jewish-sponsored college or university in USA- Boston, Ma. Objectives The Islami...
Madrasah Centre of Excellence (MCE)

Madrasah Centre of Excellence (MCE)

2016-08-18
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Vision: Nurturing Piety  Mission: Enabling a learning environment that instills the values of Qur’an and the Ahlul Bayt a.s. Following the successful Madrasah Retreat held in Dubai in February 2011, in which over 25 madras (sch...
SABA Islamic Center of Bay Area – California

SABA Islamic Center of Bay Area – California

2016-08-12
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SABA Islamic Center Background In 1977 a couple of families (Br. Ahmed Mirza and Br. Ali Hussain) took the initiative of locating the whereabouts of the Shia families and organizing a Moharram Majalis at their residences in San Jose. In 1979 after...
Centre for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

Centre for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

2016-08-01
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The University of Bergen (UiB) The University of Bergen (UiB) is an internationally recognized research university. Academic diversity and high quality are fundamental for us. UiB is the most cited university in Norway. The Centre for Mid...
British Muslim Heritage Centre (BMHC)

British Muslim Heritage Centre (BMHC)

2016-07-26
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The British Muslim Heritage Centre (BMHC) is a non-political organization. External organizations that may hire space within the Center for their own events and activities may have certain political views and opinions. However, these views...
The Islamic Syllabus Project

The Islamic Syllabus Project

2016-07-23
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The first Islamic online eLearning platform The Junior Hawza Program The Islamic Syllabus project began in 2009. It was launched as a result of a conference between several Islamic Schools (madressahs) from around Australia, held at the Imam Hasan...
eHawza International Islamic School of Theology

eHawza International Islamic School of Theology

2016-07-15
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eHawza is an electronic Hawza program (Islamic Seminary) in the English language.  eHawza utilizes modern technology to deliver Islamic Studies all around the world. eHawza was founded and launched by Dr Sheikh Mansour Leghaei in Sydney in 2001....
McGill University's Institute of Islamic Studies

McGill University's Institute of Islamic Studies

2016-07-09
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McGill University's Institute of Islamic Studies was founded, along with the Islamic Studies Library (ISL), in 1952, and since 1983 both have been housed on the main campus in Morrice Hall. Until 1 June 2001, the Institute was a teaching unit of the...
Muslim Politics and Governance of Islam: Interactions of Structure and Culture in Multi-religious Europe — Islamic Projects

Muslim Politics and Governance of Islam: Interactions of Structure and Culture in Multi-religious Europe — Islamic Projects

2016-07-08
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Project Start Date: September 2014 Project Finish Date: January 2019 Research Area: The multi-cultural society This project addresses how Muslim political thought in Europe is affected by societal structures, and, conversely, how the development o...
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