Tariq Ramadan: "The Quest for Meaning: Developing a Philosophy of Pluralism"

Tariq Ramadan is Professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies at Oxford University (Oriental Institute, St Antony’s College) and is the President of the European Muslim Network in Brussels. Through his writings and public lectures, he has contributed substantially to the debate on contemporary Islamic issues, Islamic revival in the world and Muslims in the West. His research interests include theology, Islamic law and jurisprudence, applied ethics, philosophy, social justice, economy, politics, interfaith and intracommunity dialogue. Among his publications are Radical Reform: Islamic Ethics and Liberation, In the Footsteps of the Prophet: Lessons From the Life of Muhammad, Western Muslims and the Future of Islam, and Islam, the West, and Challenges of Modernity.

When:
Tuesday, April 12, 2011. 7:30 PM.
Approximate duration of 1,5 hour(s).
Where:
Cubberley Auditorium,School of Education 485 Lasuen Mall, Stanford (Map)
Audience:
Faculty/Staff
Alumni/Friends
General Public
Students
Members
Tags:
Lecture / Reading
Humanities
International
Sponsor:
Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies
Contact:
736-8169
abbasiprogram@stanford.edu
Admission:

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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