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Studying Islam, Muslim Societies, and Cultures

Supporting Research and Teaching in Islamic Studies at Stanford

To enrich Stanford students’ exposure to the study of Islam at all levels, we promote coursework, administer grants, and coordinate an undergraduate specialization as part of Global Studies minor.

Featured Courses

  • Al-Saber, S.
Tuesday Thursday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
What is Arab Studies? Who are Arabs? Where do they live? How can we better understand this area and…
  • Izzo, J.
Tuesday Thursday 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

This course explores the historical problem of how authority and community (in both the…

  • Bigelow, A.
Monday 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

The marking off of sacred space is often posited as central to the production of the sacred as a…

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Islamic Studies Minor

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Research and Travel Grants