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INSCT Co-Hosts International Workshop on Islam and Conflict Norms

Representatives from the Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism (INSCT) traveled to the Arab Gulf recently to co-host a preparatory workshop toward a future international conference on Islam and the Laws of War, to be held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in 2015.

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INSCT Working Group on Islamic Law and Postconflict Justice at the Brookings US-Islamic World Forum, 2014

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Aziz Rana spoke at INSCT on “Constitutionalism and the Foundations of the Security State.”

Aziz Rana is a Professor of Law at Cornell University.On April 16,2014, he spoke at INSCT on how discourses of security and constitutional commitment historically emerged in tandem and have had the primary effect of reinforcing rather than checking one another. This effect raises real questions about the political function of constitutionalism in American life […]

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Karima Bennoune Speaks at INSCT on “Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here”

Karima Bennoune is a professor of international law at the University of California-Davis School of Law. In her book, she has chronicled stories of people from the around the world who have spoken against Muslim religious fundamentalism. She spoke on April 10 at the Maxwell School under the Carol Becker Middle East Security Speaker Series.

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Corri Zoli and Courtney Schuster discuss Egypt’s New Constitution on The Fletcher Forum

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INSCT Invited to Join Brookings’ 2014 US-Islamic World Forum

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Corri Zoli and Emily Schneider write on Sharia Strategy and Rule of Law in “Syria in Crisis”

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Corri Zoli and Emily Schneider’s piece published in the Harvard National Security Journal

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Corri Zoli and Emily Schneider’s piece on Privacy in Muslim Constitutions published on The Monkey Cage

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Cherif Bassiouni’s Book on Shari’a and Postconflict Justice Published

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