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International Conference on “Orientalism Revisited: Beyond the Politics of East and West”

May 10, 2015

Date: May 23 – 24, 2015 Venue: University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, Level 2, Chulan Tower, No. 3 Jalan Conlay, Kuala Lumpur Registration: “Orientalism” is a term that has been widely used by scholars to refer to the Western ways […]

GBM Summit On Civil Society: Post NEP – Towards A National Consensus

April 18, 2015

  Date: Saturday, 9 May 2015 – 9am – 6pm Venue: KL & Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall, Jalan Maharajalela, Kuala Lumpur. Registration: Registration fees: RM30.00 (including meals and papers) Payment to: The KL & Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall Account No: […]

Roundtable Discussion on: The Future of Religious Freedom

March 7, 2015

Date: Sunday, 22nd March 2015 Time: 11AM – 130PM Venue: Conference Room, The University of Nottingham, Level 2 Chulan Tower, Jalan Conlay, Kuala Lumpur Registration: Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change […]

Roundtable Discussion on: Religion and Geopolitics: Conflict Resolution

March 5, 2015

Date: Saturday, 21st March 2015 Time: 230PM – 530PM Venue: Conference Room, Faculty of Law, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur Registration: The importance of religious terrorism in contemporary geopolitics has forced policymakers and academics to rethink the taken-for-granted understanding of geopolitics […]

Reading Session: John Rawls dan Teori Keadilan Liberal (Bhg. III)

February 4, 2015

Date: Sunday, 15 Feb 2015 Time: 11PM – 1PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas Registration: John Rawls merupakan salah seorang filasuf kontemporari dalam tradisi Barat yang telah mencetuskan revolusi dalam falsafah politik kontemporari. Menerusi penerbitan A Theory of Justice (TJ) […]

Roundtable discussion on: The Politics of Civil Society

January 1, 2015

Date: Saturday, 10 January 2014 Time: 230PM – 530PM Venue: Conference Room, The University of Nottingham, Level 2 Chulan Tower, Jalan Conlay, KL Registration: John Locke (1632-1704) proposed in his Second Treatise of Government a social contract theory of government […]

Roundtable Discussion on: Rethinking Political Islam

December 11, 2014

Date: Saturday, 13 December 2014 Time: 230PM-530PM Venue: Conference Room, The University of Nottingham, Level 2 Chulan Tower, Jalan Conlay, Kuala Lumpur Registration: Political Islam is generally linked to Islamism. Although the definition is sometimes blurred, it generally refers to […]

Roundtable Discussion on “Is Islam A Religion of Peace?”

November 28, 2014

Date: Sunday, 7 December 2014 Time: 11AM – 1PM Venue: Nottingham University, Level 2, Chulan Tower, Kuala Lumpur Registration: The insurgence of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) or simply the Islamic State (IS) group in the Middle […]

Public Intellectual Talk: Developing A Philosophy of Pluralism

November 28, 2014

Date: Tuesday, 9 December 2014 Time: 2-5PM Venue: Wawasan Open University, Georgetown, Penang Registration: Click here to register Philosophy of pluralism to be a norm in the society requires a favorable environment for its members to work on certain personal qualities. […]

Reading Session on “Has Political Islam Failed?”

November 28, 2014

Date: Sunday 7 December Time: 4PM – 6PM Venue: Graha Pemuda, Sri Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur Registration: The “Arab Spring’ that opened a door for Islamists to come to power through ballot boxes posed a serious challenge to the ideology behind those […]