School of Religion, Philosophy & Classics

Suleman Essop Dangor

Suleman Essop Dangor

Position

Emeritus Professor

Discipline

Religion

Email

dangors@ukzn.ac.za

Contact Number

083-788-7112

Campus

Howard College Campus

Office Address

External Research Profile

Degrees Held

  • BA Hons, MA, PhD (University of Durban-Westville)
  • Higher Diploma in Arabic (University of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)

Research Interests

  • Islam in South Africa: history, language, education, politics, women.
  • Sufism
  • Islamization
Selected

Publications

Community Involvement

  • Commissioner : Commission for the Promotion & Protection of the Rights of Cultural, Religious & Linguistic Communities 2004- 2008
  • Member : Religious Broadcasting Panel, South African Broadcasting Corporation – 1995-2005

Teaching Expertise

  • Islamic History
  • Muslim Revivalist Movements
  • Islamic Theology & Mysticism
  • Religion & Development
  • Religion & Human Rights
  • Religion & Environment
  • Islamic Ethics
Selected

Publications