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Calls for Papers:
Biographies of Religious Engagement: Islamic Activism in Psychological Perspective (posted 5/1/12)
An International Conference held at the University of Cape Town, South Africa, October 10-12, 2012
Paper and Poster Abstract Deadline
: July 15, 2012
For more information, download the Call for Papers.
Scholarships and Fellowships:
Opportunities for Post Docs (posted 4/28/12)
The Centre for Contemporary Islam at the Univesrsity of Cape Town, South Africa, invites prospective Post Doctoral candidates to join a research project dedicated to an in-depth and comparative study of Muslim Publics in Africa. Closing dates for applications is 15 May 2012. For more information, contact The Centre for Contemporary Islam.