Tarikh : 18 October 2014

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18 OCTOBER 2014 (Saturday)


International Institute of Islamic Thought and Civilization (ISTAC) invites students and academic staff to attend the workshop on Wasatiyyah. IIUM postgraduate students and lecturers, who have already submitted papers, will present their ideas and findings in the workshop. Workshop participants are expected to take part in the discussions on the presentations. Three professors have been specially invited to assist in the discussion process and prepare the papers for publication.  


Workshop topics include but not limited to the rise of extremism in contemporary world, like Boko Haram in Nigeria, application of moderation in sports, in medical practices, Islamic finances and wasatiyyah in different aspects of life and culture including art and poetry.


Aim of this project is to study various aspects of life academically and pragmatically and explore what could be called a moderate or balanced approach and its implication to individuals and societies.


On top of the paper presenters only 10 participants will be accepted. Participation is free but registration is must.


TO REGISTER, please send your name, affiliation, email and phone number before 30 September 2014 to the e-mail: “Registration” should be mentioned in the subject field of the message.


Should you have any questions related to the project do not hesitate to contact us by the indicated e-mail or by phone:+60146200666.