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CFP Deadline: Oct. 15, Symposium on Sacred and Secular: Faith and Formation, UK

[ October 7, 2014 to October 15, 2014. ] FaithXChange will hold a free one-day January 16, 2015 symposium on ‘How do religion and belief inform how we do politics, policy and practice?’

The last twenty years has seen a vast array of research invested in understanding and measuring the resources provided by religion and belief in the public sphere: people, networks, buildings. The implication [...]

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Apr. 23-25, UK Conference on “Exploring the Global History of American Evangelicalism, 1840-2010.”

[ April 23, 2014 9:00 am to April 25, 2014 5:00 pm. ] A Conference on “Towards the Ends of the Earth: Exploring the Global History of American Evangelicalism, 1840-2010,” will be held at the University of Southampton, 23-25 April 2014. The conference is organized by the Centre for Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies, University of Southampton, in co-operation with the David Bruce Centre for American Studies, Keele University, [...]

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Jan 8 UK Symposium: Sacred or Secular: Politics, Policy, Practice.

[ January 8, 2014; 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. ] Religion and belief are now widely recognized in the public sphere, but not fully comprehended in terms of politics, policy and practice. These spheres are still framed by an older, secular context, which now seems unsuitable.

Exploring these issues will be the Symposium on “Sacred or Secular: Politics, Policy, Practice,” which will take place at Goldsmiths, [...]

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Fellowships for Europe and North American scholars, 2014-2015, Religion and the Liberal Order, USA

[ September 2, 2013 to October 1, 2013. ] Call for Proposals
The Transatlantic Academy is seeking candidates to serve as resident Fellows from September 2014-June 2015 to examine the research theme, Religion and the Liberal Order. A joint project of the German Marshall Fund of the United States, ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius, the Robert Bosch Stiftung, and the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung, the Transatlantic [...]

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CFP Deadline: Aug. 16, Conference & Workshop, Religion, Political Identities and Sacred Symbols in East Asia,” USA

[ July 24, 2013 to August 16, 2013. ] The UCLA Asia Institute and the USC East Asian Studies Center invite graduate student and faculty participation as both paper presenters and commentators for the 4th annual JEASC conference and graduate student professional development workshop on the topic, “Religion, Political Identities and Sacred Symbols,” to be held Friday, November 15, 2013 on the UCLA campus.

The [...]

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CFA Deadline: Aug. 16, UK Conference on “Exploring the Global History of American Evangelicalism, 1840-2010.”

[ July 22, 2013 to August 16, 2013. ] Call for Papers:

Conference on “Towards the Ends of the Earth: Exploring the Global History of American Evangelicalism, 1840-2010,” University of Southampton, 23-25 April 2014. The conference is organized by the Centre for Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies, University of Southampton, in co-operation with the David Bruce Centre for American Studies, Keele University, the Institute of North [...]

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CFP Deadline: June 15: Religion, Politics and Secularism (Essays in Honour of Asghar Ali Engineer), India

[ June 11, 2013 to June 15, 2013. ] Abstracts are invited for a volume on RELIGION, POLITICS AND SECULARISM (Essays in Honour of Asghar Ali Engineer) (with ISBN No).

Themes of focus may include but are not restricted to:
a) India and secularism: Issues, challenges and theoretical stances
b) Postsecular perspectives
c) Secularism in art and literature
d) Critique on the interplay of religion and politics in post-independent [...]

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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: March 15, APSA Workshop on “Religion and Politics in Comparative Perspective,” Burkina Faso

[ February 20, 2013 to March 15, 2013. ] The American Political Science Association is seeking applications from political scientists interested in attending a workshop on “Religion and Politics in Comparative Perspective” from July 1-12, 2013 at the Center for Democratic Governance (CDG) in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Led by a joint team of US and African scholars, the 2013 Africa Workshop is a unique [...]

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Feb. 22-24, UNAOC Partner Graduate Student Symposium on “Politics of Religion,” USA

[ February 22, 2013 3:30 pm to February 24, 2013 1:00 pm. ] UNAOC Research Network Partner Florida State University’s Graduate Student symposium, February 22 2013 – February 24 2013 , will be centered on the theme “Politics of Religion.”

A program is available.

 

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