Islamic Law: Stereotypes and Misinformation

Category: Life & Society, Videos Topics: Islamic Law (Sharia) Views: 2079

Professor Ali Asani discusses the stereotypes and misinformation that permeate Western and Islamic cultures, and he argues that it is the educational systems in both societies that fail to provide a corrective.

Asani is a Professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures at Harvard University.

At Harvard Extension School, Asani teaches the course RELI E-1555 Introduction to Islamic Mysticism: The Sufi Tradition (online option available). Visit for more information.

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Published on Jan 3, 2013

  Category: Life & Society, Videos
  Topics: Islamic Law (Sharia)
Views: 2079

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