Max Planck Society

Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

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Afternoon Talks on Islamic Law

 

10.05.2016   Prof. Narendra Subramian (McGill University)
"Nation and Family: Personal Law, Cultural Pluralism, and Gendered Citizenship in India"
08.03.2016   Esther van Eijk (Maastricht University)
"All in the family: Muslim and Christian family law practices in Syria"
11.12.2015   Dr. Nahda Shehada (International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam)
"The Differential Application of Family Law in the Sharia Courts of Gaza and Damascus"
10.07.2015  Nada Moumtaz (Ohio State University)
"Beyond Practice vs. Theory in Islamic Law: The Work of Maṣlaḥa in Waqf Exchanges in the Reconstruction of Downtown Beirut"
12.06.2015  Judge Sherif Elnegahy
"Can Mediation Deliver Justice?"
22.05.2015    Dr. Leyla Dakhli (CNRS, Aix-en-Provence)
"The Tunisian Revolution and the Social Transformations of the Elites"
22.04.2015    Dr. Basmah Mosleh Omair (Alsayedah Khadijah Bint Khawilid Lobbying Center Jeddah, Saudi Arabia)
"Saudi Women in the National Development"
27.03.2015    Dr. Sahar Maranlou (University of Oxford)
"Women’s Access to Justice in Iran"
19.11.2014    Prof. Dr. Shaheen Sardar Ali (University of Warwick, United Kingdom)
"Authority and Authenticity: Shari'a Councils in Britain and Muslim Women's Rights"
21.07.2014 Prof. Dr. Ahmed Fekry Ibrahim (McGill Institute of Islamic Studies, Montreal)
"Child Custody in Islamic Law and the Hague Convention: Compatibilities and Tensions"
27.06.2014 Prof. Dr. Najma Moosa (University of the Western Cape, South Africa)
"The Implications of the Official Designation of Imams as Marriage Officers for the Recognition of Muslim Personal Law in South Africa"
13.06.2014 Farzaneh Shakeri (University of Tehran, Iran)
"Passing Iranian Mothers' Nationality to Their Children, a Critique of the Iranian Act of 24 September 2006"
15.05.2014 Prof. Dr. Yüksel Sezgin (Syracuse University, USA)
"How Do Non-Muslim Democracies Apply and Regulate Islamic Law? A Comparative Analysis of Muslim Family Laws in Israel, India and Greece"
04.04.2014 Encyeh Sadr (Attorney at Law Teheran, Iran)
"An Overview of the Oil and Gas Contracts in Iran and the Recent Developments"
07.01.2013 Prof. Dr. Ayesha Shahid (Brunel University London, United Kingdom)
"Post-Divorce Maintenance for Muslim Women in Pakistan and Bangladesh: A Comparative Perspective"