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Hasan Azad

Arts & Culture

Tariq Ramadan and the reconfiguration of Islamic authority on Web 2.0

Recent controversies and online discussions raise the question: Who has Islamic authority in the dig

Poverty & Development

Modernity according to the Islamic State, Boko Haram, the Taliban et al

The institutions of the modern state have reconfigured perceptions of sharia to focus on punishment rather than ethics.

Opinion

What is philosophy? Or is all of life but a metaphor?

Western philosophy has for too long been caught up in circular arguments of what can or cannot be expressed.

US & Canada

Why are there no Muslim philosophers?

Are Muslim academics playing the role of 'house Muslims'?