Book Launch: The Qur’an and the Just Society
About The Event
Venue: Brunei Gallery Suite, SOAS, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0XG, UK
Hosted by: Professor M. A. S. Abdel Haleem (King Fahd Professor of Islamic Studies, SOAS)
Organized in partnership with Centre for Islamic Research and Education, Ebrahim College, Centre of Islamic Studies, SOAS, Edinburgh University Press
What is justice? How can it be realized within society? These are universal concerns and are central to the primary scripture of Islam, the Qur’an. Utilizing a pioneering theological and hermeneutic framework adapted from both classical Muslim literature and contemporary academic studies of the Qur’an, Ramon Harvey explores the underlying principles of its system of social justice.
Ramon Harvey is Aziz Foundation Lecturer in Islamic Studies at Ebrahim College.
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Brunei Gallery Suite, SOAS