Tag Archives: Asia

CFP Deadline: Aug. 31, Conference on Migration, Religion and Asia, Czech Republic

[ August 26, 2014 to August 31, 2014. ] Abstracts are invited for a conference on Migration, Religion and Asia, November 27-29, 2014, to be held at Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic

The organizers seek papers engaged in empirical, theoretical and methodological research in the study of religions, migration and Asian studies that address the following themes:
•    Religion and Migration Processes
•    Religion in the Globalized [...]

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CFP Deadline: Oct 30, Book on Religious Diversity in Africa and Asia: Discourses and Realities

[ October 3, 2012 6:00 pm to October 29, 2012 6:00 pm. ] Following the 55 BANDUNG 55 Seminars of the 55th Anniversary of 1955 Bandung Asian-African Conference held in Indonesia in October/November 2010, a series of books under the label of Bandung Spirit Book Series is in the course of publication. The coming book is dealing with “RELIGIOUS DIVERSITY IN AFRICA AND ASIA: Discourses and Realities” under [...]

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Lingua Comica Fuse

This new publication by the Asia-Europe Foundation is the third edition of the Lingua Comica programme. 14 emerging artists from Europe and Asia were put together two and two and developed cartoons under the theme “East meets West”.

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Teaching for Tolerance

The Oslo Coalition on Freedom of Religion or Belief has developed these tools that promote reflection around attitudes and tolerance. The tools are created with the purpose to prepare students to have an open mind in the dialogs that they will have with the people around them.

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Religion and Belief Systems in Asia

This website has a detailed lesson plan to teach about the different religions and belief systems in Asia. The website also includes links to worksheets students can use during this lesson. The worksheets include a blank map of Asia and a sheet of questions. The lesson plan is centered on the idea that students will [...]

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The role of religious education in the pursuit of tolerance and non-discrimination

Study prepared under the guidance of Prof. Abdelfattah Amor, Special Rapporteur of the Commission on Human Rights on the question of religious intolerance. It is written on the basis of results from a questionnaire completed by 77 states on the contents of school curricula and manuals in the field of education in religion and conviction.
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