TB06-1: IR and Islam: Geopolitics of Iran and Iraq, Israeli-Iranian Nuclear Problem, and Velayate-e Faqih

Theme: One International Relations or Many? Multiple Worlds, Multiple Crises
Wednesday 18 – Saturday 21 September 2013
Warsaw, Poland
Organised by the ECPR Standing Group on International Relations and EISA in cooperation with the Institute of International Relations, University of Warsaw and the Polish Association for International Studies.

Critical Relations between International Relations and Islam
Section Chair: Nassef Manabilang Adiong

TB06-1: IR and Islam: Geopolitics of Iran and Iraq, Israeli-Iranian Nuclear Problem, and Velayate-e Faqih


Thursday, 19/Sep/2013:

11:15am – 1:00pm

Chair: Naveed Sheikh, Keele University
Discussant: Rolin G. Mainuddin, North Carolina Central University

Location: 211 (Old Library of University of Warsaw)
Capacity of 50 people


Geography, Shi‘ism, and Islam in the Geopolitics and International Relations of Iran and Iraq: Frameworks and Layers of Understandings
Raffaele Mauriello
Sapienza, University of Rome, Italy; raffaele.mauriello@mac.com
A Constructivist study on the Israeli-Iranian Nuclear Problem
Seyedhossein Zarhani
Heidelberg Uiversity, Germany; zarhani@gmail.com
velayate-e faqih and the nuclear issue
Rania Mohamed Taher Abdul-Wahab
Ain Shams University, Egypt; raniataher2010@hotmail.com

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Nassef Manabilang Adiong

Nassef is the founder of Co-IRIS (International Relations and Islamic Studies Research Cohort), PHISO (Philippine International Studies Organization), and DSRN (Decolonial Studies Research Network). He works on theoretical research between Islam and International Relations (particularly, comparing Islamic governance with the nation-state system), and explores Muslim polities in Southeast Asia. Visit https://nassef.info/ for more details.