Since the establishment of the first high quality MA program in Islamic Studies nationwide, it reflected a generalized degree study on Islam. The new additions of specializations musing as UP-IIS response to the exigencies of changing (modern) times. This contemplation resulted to several months… Continue Reading “UP Academic Program Improvement (API) writeshop/workshop on UP-IIS MA in Islamic Studies curriculum development”
On Saturday afternoon, students of Islamic Political Thought of the UP Institute of Islamic Studies had an intellectual session with Professor Dr. Muqtedar Khan, a public intellectual who founded the Islamic Studies program at the University of Delaware, USA. Details about Prof. Khan’s prominent… Continue Reading “An Intellectual Session with Prof. Dr. Muqtedar Khan”
This Handbook traces and presents the fundamentals of Islam and their history and background, and provides a global and holistic, yet, detailed picture of Islamic education around the world. It introduces the reader to the roots and foundations of Islamic education; the responses of… Continue Reading “The 2017 Handbook of Islamic Education”
This timely and stimulating Handbook, edited by world-class experts in the field, provides a comprehensive guide to Islamic Studies today. It examines the main issues in the field and explores the key debates. It provides readers with an indispensable, balanced guide to the roots of Islam and the challenges it faces in the twenty-first century.
The Institute of Islamic Studies organized the Round Table Discussion “Countering Violent Extremism”at Balay Kalinaw, UP-Diliman on October 4, 2017. The RTD was in partnership with the Department of Cultural Affairs, US Embassy – Manila and attended by representatives of government and non-government organizations,… Continue Reading “Countering Violent Extremism”