Assistant Professor of Religion
Office:Hollander Hall, Rm 206
Office Phone: (413) 597-2585
B.A.: American University
M.A.: McGill University
Ph.D.: Duke University
REL 200 – What is Religion? Theories and Methods in the Study of Religion
REL 230 – Who was Muhammad?
REL 234 – What is Islam?
REL 236 – Reading the Qur’an
REL 241 – History of Sexuality
REL 242 – Women, Gender, and Sexuality in Islam
REL 243 – Islamic Law: Past and Present
REL 332 – Islam and Feminism
REL 358 – Religion and Law
REL 401 – Issues in Study of Religion
- Islamic Legal History
- Islamic Law and Gender
- Legal and Scriptural Hermeneutics
- Muslim Feminism
- History of Gender and Sexuality
- Feminist Epistemology
- Legal anthropology
“Tanzimat Legal Reforms Left Changes in Palestinian Society.” Review of Family and Court: Legal Culture and Modernity in Late Ottoman Palestine, by Iris Agmon. al-Jadid Magazine 56/57 (2006).