Centre for Advanced International Theory (CAIT)

Islam & IR

21 March 2018 2-4pm

CAIT Workshop with Faiz Sheikh on ‘Islam & IR’ – in contribution to the School’s ‘Decolonising Sussex Agenda’. Workshop participants are invited to familiarise themselves with these background readings:  Faiz Sheikh, Islam and International Relations: Exploring Community and the Limits of Universalism (London: Rowman & Littlefields 2016), 'Introduction' and chapter 7 'Value Pluralism and the 'International' of International Relations', and Wael Hallaq’s ‘The Impossible State: Islam, Politics, and Modernity’s Moral Predicament’ (2013), ‘Introduction’ and ‘Chapter 7’.