On 19 February 2016, the organisation Inner Wheel organised a briefing in Pisa to discuss about “Islam and radicalisation”. EFD Researcher Tommaso Virgili was the guest speaker.
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Analysis & Events
Federalismi (Italy)January 27, 2016
EFD Researcher Tommaso Virgili writes about the issue of democracy and individual freedoms in Islam. According to Virgili, while certain concepts of the Islamic doctrine, as interpreted by Islamists and orthodox scholars, are incompatible with the tenets of a liberal democracy, the view offered by liberal Muslims may untie the Gordian knot.
The Parliament Magazine (Belgium)July 16, 2015
EFD Researcher Tommaso Virgili summarises the findings of an EFD publication on secularism in Azerbaijan and the threat of radicalisation in the region.
Perspectives on Federalism (Italy)January 8, 2015
EFD researcher Tommaso Virgili reviews the European partnership with Egypt under the European Neighbourhood Policy, in order to assess the effectiveness of the EU policy in the promotion of democratisation and human rights, hinged on the use of positive and negative conditionality.
Sant'Anna Legal Studies STALS (Italy)January 1, 2015
EFD Researcher Tommaso Virgili writes about the sensitive issue of apostasy in Islamic law.