A sampling from media accounts that reference Ithaca College or quote members of the college community.
Tagged as “Islam”
Monday, June 20, 2011
Asma Barlas, professor and program director, Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity
A blogger who comments on issues relating to Islam and the media, Kamran Pasha, cited Asma Barlas as a groundbreaking scholar of Islam. “This work, of rediscovering the progressive jewel at the heart of Islam, is being led by courageous Muslim scholars today,...
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Asma Barlas, professor of politics and program director for the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity
With a new revolution in Egypt comes the hope that women’s rights will finally make some headway in that patriarchal society, reports the Associated Press. Yet the assault on CBS News correspondent Lara Logan, who was covering the uprising, shows...
Saturday, January 1, 2011
Raquib Zaman, professor of finance and international business
An Islamic financing institutions have been expanding into African and Asian emerging markets, Global Finance asked Zaman if Latin American markets could be next. Zaman says that’s up to the potential customers. “The only way that Islamic finance would be supportable in any particular Latin...