The inheritance system according to Shiite Islam

New book by the Impact researcher Mosa Sayed, about differences in the the Shiite and Sunni Muslim inheritance systems.

Read more about Arvsrätt enligt shiaislam: en jämförelse av shia- och sunnimuslimska arvssystem

CRS Publication Series

Go to our series of scientific publications: Studies in Religion and Society, published through Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis.

Welcome to CRS - a Centre of Excellence!

The Uppsala Religion and Society Research Centre (CRS) is a centre for interdisciplinary research at Uppsala University, Department of Theology. Research focuses on processes of religious and social change.

The research programme which currently dominates activity at CRS is The Impact of religion – Challenges for Society, Law and Democracy. It runs over ten years 2008-2018 and involves about 60 researchers at several faculties and departments at Uppsala university.


New guest researchers at CRS during 2017