The IMPAcT team at the 2015 British Association for Islamic Studies Conference


Day 1: Monday, 13 April, 11.30–13.00: SESSION 2

Panel 4: ʿIlm wa-Taʿallum: Madrasas, Dialectics, and Mysticism in the 13th-16th Centuries

Room: Woburn A, Chair: Judith Pfeiffer (University of Oxford)

Talal Al-Azem (University of Oxford), The Education of an Historian of Education: ʿAbd al-Qādir al-Nuʿaymī (d. 927/1521)

Walter Young (University of Oxford), Models for Argument Analysis: Scripting al-Samarqandī’s Risāla fī Ādāb al-Baḥth

Giovanni Martini (University of Oxford), ʿAlāʾ al-Dawla al-Simnānī’s ‘Hybrid-Structure’: Promoting the Preeminence of the Sufi Mode of Knowledge