Rehan Sayeed

M.A. (Anthropology) Candidate- Memorial University of Newfoundland

Contact: rsayeed@mun.ca
Education: Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Anthropology, University of Victoria
Honours Thesis: Commodity or Token?: A Para-anthropological Analysis of Money in Islamic Finance

Selected Events: “Commodity or Token?: A Para-anthropological Analysis of Money in Islamic Finance”.

Presentation. AAA/CASCA Conference, Vancouver Convention Centre, Vancouver,
B.C. (2019) (November- Upcoming*)

“On the Representational Capacity of Money in Islamic Finance: To Be Gold or Not to Be.”
Presentation. 11th Middle East and Islamic Consortium of British Columbia (MEICON-BC).
Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies, Simon Fraser University. Harbour Centre-
Vancouver, B.C. (March 2019)

Research Interest: Anthropology of religion, ethics, Islam and religious politics, semiotics, religious education, public policy, secularism, money and religion.

Contact

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