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Sex slaves and Jihadi Brides - problems with sexualising women's experience of ISIS

Sex slaves and Jihadi Brides - problems with sexualising women's experience of ISIS

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Dr Katherine Brown's work is heavily cited in The Independent's article 'Women who are captured by Isis and kept as slaves endure more than just sexual violence'
Date:
02/12/2016
Exploring Radicalisation and Securitisation

Exploring Radicalisation and Securitisation

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The Department of Theology and Religion is pleased to announce this call for abstracts for participation in a sysmposium and consequent Special Edition in The Journal of Muslims in Europe.
Date:
30/11/2016
POSTnote: addressing Islamic extremism

POSTnote: addressing Islamic extremism

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Dr Katherine Brown contributes to a recent public policy briefing from the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST).
Date:
07/06/2016
Women and ISIS

Women and ISIS

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Katherine Brown opens up the conversation on women and ISIS in a series of panels, talks, and lectures.
Date:
06/06/2016
´╗┐Birmingham Research Fellowship in World Religions opportunity

´╗┐Birmingham Research Fellowship in World Religions opportunity

Description
This fellowship affords the opportunity to add to our particular strengths, amongst others, in Islamic Studies, philosophical theology and textual study, and in the understanding of contemporary religions.
Date:
18/04/2016
Pickthall's translation of the Qur'an: an analysis of some selected verses on women

Pickthall's translation of the Qur'an: an analysis of some selected verses on women

Description
Public lecture by Dr Haifaa Jawad at the Al-Mahdi Institute, Birmingham.
Date:
15/03/2016
Birmingham Qur'an manuscript dated among the oldest in the world

Birmingham Qur'an manuscript dated among the oldest in the world

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What may be one of the world's oldest fragments of the Koran have been found by the University of Birmingham.
Date:
22/07/2015
ISIS and a new caliphate

ISIS and a new caliphate

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Professor David Thomas presents the latest Birmingham Perspective.
Date:
08/07/2014
Sayyid Qutb: From Liberalism to Fundamentalism, a reading of some selected literary works

Sayyid Qutb: From Liberalism to Fundamentalism, a reading of some selected literary works

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Dr Haifaa Jawad will be giving an open lecture at the Al-Maktoum College, Dundee on 27 March 2014.
Date:
20/12/2013
CMR1900 newsletter

CMR1900 newsletter

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Issue 1 of the CMR1900 newsletter. This newsletter aims to keep you up to date on events relating to the CMR1900 and associated projects and events.
Date:
20/12/2013
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