Tag Archives: pluralism

May 11-15, NGG-EASR Conference, “Religion and Pluralities of Knowledge,” Netherlands

[ May 11, 2014 to May 15, 2014. ] The joint conference of the Dutch Association for the Study of Religion (NGG) and the European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) — also ranked as special conference of the International Association for the History of Religions (IAHR) — on the theme of “Religion and Pluralities of Knowledge,” will be held 11-15 May, 2014 [...]

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Teacher Training in NYC for Teaching about Religious Diversity

[ July 14, 2014 to August 1, 2014. ] This summer, the Religious Worlds of New York summer institute will bring twenty-five primary and secondary teachers from throughout the United States to New York City for a teacher training session. The teachers will work with leading scholars of religion, meet with diverse re­lig­ious leaders, visit local houses of worship, and conduct original field research. [...]

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CFP Deadline: Oct 7, Al-Jami’ah Forum On Plurality and Minority, Indonesia

[ September 12, 2013 to October 7, 2013. ] Al-Jami’ah is pleased to announce the call for papers to be presented at the Al-Jami’ah Forum, “On Plurality and Minority,” 6-8 December 2013, UIN Sunan Kalijaga, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The Forum aims at gathering scholars, researches, and observers of Islam and Muslim society studies who devote their studies on various current issues related to plurality and [...]

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May 16-18, Symposium, Religious Studies and Global Peace, Turkey

[ May 16, 2013 to May 18, 2013. ] Necmettin Erbakan University Faculty of Theology, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of its Faculty of Theology, will hold an International symposium on “Religious Studies and Global Peace”, to be held in Konya, the city of the great mystic thinker, Mawlana Jalal al-Din Rumi, 16-18 May 2013.

The symposium will focus, among [...]

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CFA Deadline: April 18 ,UCSIA Summer School “Culture, Religion and Society”, Belgium

[ March 25, 2013 to April 19, 2013. ] The UCSIA Summer School “Culture, Religion and Society,” to be held 25 August – 1 September 2013, in Antwerp, Belgium) focuses on the topic of Religion, Reform and the Challenge of Plurality. The school will research processes of change that arise in the interaction between religions and societies in contexts of plurality – especially and [...]

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CFP Deadline: 28 February,Conference on collaborative partnerships between universities and Muslim institutions, Britain

[ February 25, 2013 7:00 am to February 28, 2013 12:00 pm. ] This is a call for papers for two conferences being organised as part of an ESRC funded follow-on project exploring Collaborative Partnerships between universities and Muslim institutions on 23rd May 2013, Senate House, London and 27th June 2013, Birmingham University, Birmingham. Proposal abstracts must be submitted by 5pm on Thursday 28th February, 2013

This project builds [...]

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CFA Deadline: Feb. 8, Symposium on ““Religious Studies and Global Peace”, Turkey

[ February 4, 2013 to February 8, 2013. ] Necmettin Erbakan University Faculty of Thelogy, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of its Faculty of Theology, will organize an International symposium on “Religious Studies and Global Peace”, to be held in Konya, the city of the great mystic thinker, Mawlana Jalal al-Din Rumi.

Submission deadline for abstracts is 08 February, 2013.

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Conference Jan 24-25, on Visions Of (In)Tolerance In Europe Today, France

[ January 11, 2013 to January 25, 2013. ] A conference on Visions Of (In)Tolerance In Europe Today,  will be held – 24-25 January 2013 – Maison des Passages, Lyon, France

This European conference is organised within the framework of the project – ACCEPT PLURALISM – Tolerance, Pluralism and Social Cohesion: Responding to the Challenges of the 21st Century in Europe gathering 15 universities, research [...]

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London’s thriving ‘Limmud’ high school shows pluralism gaining ground among UK Jews

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Workshop: May 30-31, “Religion, Legal Pluralism, and Human Rights,” Paris, France

[ May 30, 2012 9:00 am to May 31, 2012 5:00 pm. ] Columbia University’s workshop on “Religion, Legal Pluralism, and Human Rights: European and Transatlantic Perspectives” will be held Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 to Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at the Columbia Global Center, Paris Reid Hall, 4, rue de Chevreuse.
The workshop will explore questions such as: What is the proper place and role of religion in a [...]

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