Record Number : 39442 of 13452

Title : HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Centre of Islamic Studies at the University of Cambridge

Description :
This is the homepage of the HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Centre of Islamic Studies (formerly the Centre of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (CMEIS)) at the University of Cambridge. It was founded in 1960 by the renowned scholar of Arabic, Persian and Islamic Studies - Professor Arthur J. Arberry (1905-1969). The centre aims to "enable the development of a constructive and critical awareness of the role of Islam in wider society, initially through research programmes about Islam in the United Kingdom and Europe". It organises events like Lecture Series and conferences, and is involved in numerous large scale projects.

URL : http://www.cis.cam.ac.uk/

Uncontrolled Keywords : Islamic studies

Controlled Keywords : Islam;

Language : eng;

Period : 20th Century (1946 - 1999); 2000 - present;

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