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Dr Naser Ghobadzadeh - Has religious influence in Iran waned?

11 November 2015

Dr Naser Ghobadzadeh speaks on ABC’s Religion and Ethics Report “If the West turns to Iran for an alternative leadership …

Dr Kiran Grewal at Colombo University

01 October 2015

Beyond Geneva: Human Rights, Politics and Culture   Dr Kiran Grewal, Senior Research Fellow at ISJ, will be presenting a …

Dr Naser Ghobadzadeh "Iran: how a troubling actor could transform into a stabilising force"

16 September 2015

This article is part of the Democracy Futures series, a joint global initiative with the Sydney Democracy Network. The project …

Islam and Identity - Prof Akeel Bilgrami on The Philosopher's Zone

01 September 2015

Akeel Bilgrami is known for his analytic pursuits in mind and language; not for the faint-hearted. But his attention has …

Prof Akeel Bilgrami on Philosopher's Zone

30 August 2015

Tune into Akeel Bilgrami, Professor of Philosophy, Columbia University, on Philospher’s Zone – 30 August 2015, 5:30pm Akeel Bilgrami is …

Islamic Feminisms and Freedom

21 August 2015

Research Professor Allison Weir’s article on Islamic Feminisms and Freedom published in Philosophical Topics This essay discusses the interaction of struggles …

Posthumanist Perspectives on Affect

21 August 2015

ISJ Senior Research Fellow, Dr Magdalena Zolkos, publishes in current issue of Angelaki – Journal of the Theoretical Humanities This …

Beyond the work family balance

19 August 2015

ISJ Professorial Fellow Prof Jennifer Nedeslky has been speaking about Restructuring Work and Care during her stay in Sydney May 2015.

Preventing Torture: From Norms to Reality

30 June 2015

There have been many advances in recent years in the areas of international law prosecuting perpetrators of torture and in …

Dr Kiran Grewal publishes article on torture prevention for STARTTS Refugee Transitions.

30 June 2015

There have been many advances in recent years in the areas of international law prosecuting perpetrators of torture and in …