Tag Archives: History

CFP Deadline: Mar. 31, Global Secularisms Conference, USA

[ March 8, 2013 to March 31, 2013. ] The Global Liberal Studies Program at New York University is currently seeking paper submissions for its inaugural conference on the topic of Global Secularisms — to be held on November 15 and 16, 2013 in New York, NY. A detailed call for papers is available here.

The history of secularism — and the word should be [...]

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CFP Deadline: Feb. 28, Call for Manuscripts: “Teaching History,” Academic Exchange Quarterly

[ January 28, 2013 8:00 pm to February 27, 2013 8:00 pm. ] Academic Exchange Quarterly welcomes manuscripts on teaching any historical subject, time period, or region. Here are some questions that may be addressed… other questions as well as proposals from diverse perspectives are encouraged.

1. What pedagogical or andragogical approaches should be used in teaching an
undergraduate or graduate history class?
2. As our understanding of history and historical [...]

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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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CFP Deadline: Jan 31, Conference, “Christian Faith and the University,” Canada

[ December 17, 2012 to January 30, 2013. ] Christian Faith and the University is a three-day conference (Sept. 26-28, 2013) on the historic relationship between Christianity and the academy from the Reformation to the 21st century to be held at McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

Each panel will be composed of three presenters speaking from written texts on related themes, roughly 20-25 minutes in length [...]

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CFP Deadline: Oct. 12, Conference: Spirituality in the 21st Century, Portugal

[ September 11, 2012 7:00 am to October 11, 2012 10:00 pm. ] Abstracts and proposals are invited by October 12, 2012, for the 3rd Global Conference: Spirituality in the 21st Century, Thursday 7th March – Saturday 9th March 2013 to be held in Lisbon, Portugal.

Call for Presentations:
The contemporary study of spirituality encompasses a wide range of interests. These have come not only from the more traditional areas [...]

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“Buddhism & Australia 2013″, Australia

[ January 23, 2013 to January 25, 2013. ] Buddhism & Australia Inc has the pleasure to inform that the International Conference ”Buddhism & Australia 2013” will be held  23 – 25th of January, 2013 in Perth, Western Australia.
The conference acknowledges Buddhism in Austral-Asian region, its’ history and knowledge, involving Buddhism and notable people in its’ religious history.
The first conference „Buddhism & Australia“ took [...]

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Muhlenberg College to start offering Jewish studies major

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Malaysia prime example of multicultural learning

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CFP Deadline: May 15, “The Apostolic See and the World,”

[ May 15, 2012; ] The Max-Planck Institute for European Legal History invites scholars to participate in the debate concerning “The Apostolic See and the World. Challenges and risks facing global history”. The debate will be published in the next issue of the Institute’s journal -Rechtsgeschichte-, set for release at the end of this year.

A detailed call for papers and [...]

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International Institute of Peace Studies and Global Philosophy

The Institute is unique among research centers throughout the world in that it combines training and practical work in conflict resolution with studying the entire range of global philosophical and spiritual traditions, together with the proactive search for global responsibility and justice in our time.
Dr. Thomas C Daffern, Director, is an academic specialist in interfaith [...]

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