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June 20-21, Conference on “Jews and Muslims in the Czarist Empire,” Germany

[ June 20, 2013 to June 21, 2013. ] This conference deals with the Muslim and Jewish experiences in the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union from the 1860s until the 1920s. Numerous excellent studies in recent years have enhanced our understanding of the Jewish-Russian as well as the Muslim-Russian historical encounter. The conference intends to bring together specialists from both fields to allow [...]

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CFP Deadline: Jan 31, Conference on “Jews and Muslims in the Czarist Empire,” Germany

[ December 19, 2012 10:00 pm to January 30, 2013 10:00 pm. ] This conference deals with the Muslim and Jewish experiences in the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union from the 1860s until the 1920s. Numerous excellent studies in recent years have enhanced our understanding of the Jewish-Russian as well as the Muslim-Russian historical encounter. The conference intends to bring together specialists from both fields to allow [...]

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Mutual Vulnerability: a key issue in humanising pedagogy in post-conflict societies

This article published in 2009 argues about the needs that face the education programmes in post-conflict societies, focusing as well in the intercultural, ethnic and religious perspective. The authors introduce the principle of mutual vulnerability.

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Nelson Mandela Institute for Education and Rural Development

The role of the Nelson Mandela Institute (NMI) is to help develop a sustainable future for South Africa by investing in the country’s youth and creating viable and sustainable communities. To achieve this, the Institute aims to transform the education system by focusing on foundation-phase learning as well as on further education and mantaining traditional [...]

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