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FREE LECTURE: CMSS Public Lecture: Sharia in Islam - What it is, and what it is not

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CMSS Public Lecture:

Shari'a in Islam: what it is, and what it is not.

Date: Monday, 1 May 2017 Time: 5pm to 6.30pm Venue: Austin Lecture Hall, 159, Arts Building, UWA. Entry: Free RSVP: via Eventbrite or email to cmss-ss@uwa.edu.au

In this lecture Dr Khalid Zaheer will focus on common misconceptions about Shari'a and explain what Shari'a is and is not, with concrete historical and contemporary examples.

Dr Khalid Zaheer is a student of the prominent Islamic scholar Javed Ahmad Ghamidi of Pakistan. Zaheer's doctorate from University of Wales (1994) was a critique of Islamic banking. He taught Islamic studies and Islamic ethics in business in Lahore University of Management Sciences from 1996 to 2006. He was the Dead of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences in the University of Central Punjab from 2009 to 2012. He is currently a Fellow of Al-Mawrid, an institute for Islamic education and research in Pakistan.
Speaker(s) Dr Khalid Zaheer, Fellow of Al-Mawrid, Pakistan
Location Austin Lecture theatre, Arts Building, UWA
Contact The Centre for Muslim States and Societies <cmss-ss@uwa.edu.au> : 0417800303
URL https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/cmss-public-lecture-sharia-in-islam-what-it-is-and-what-it-is-not-tickets-33841375465
Start Mon, 01 May 2017 17:00
End Mon, 01 May 2017 18:30
Submitted by The Centre <cmss-sscs@uwa.edu.au>
Last Updated Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:43
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