2015-16 Sharīʿa Workshops

April 1, 2016 . Behnam Sadeghi (Stanford University): "Legal Change and Scientific Change: Structural Similarities and Evolutionary Models”.

December 15, 2015  Ahmed El Shamsy (University of Chicago:  "Two Hitherto Unknown Texts on the Formation of Islamic Legal Theory."  

February 29, 2016  Alexandre Caeiro (Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Doha):  “The realism of the Law: Social Scientific Knowledge and Religious Reform in Contemporary Islam”.