Tag Archives: religion and politics

CFP Deadline: May 6, The 2015 Education for Peace and Interfaith Conference in Asia, Japan

[ April 30, 2015 to May 5, 2015. ] Hiroshima, Japan, the City of Peace is proud to serve as the venue for the Second Education for Peace and Interfaith Conference in Asia. With the theme of “Interfaith Dialogue: The Road to Peace,”  the three-day international, peer-reviewed event will bring together a diverse cross-section of religions, cultures, communities and nations around the world.

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Jan 23-24, Germany DORISEA conference on “Kaleidoscopes of Religion: Southeast Asia and Beyond.”

[ January 23, 2015 9:00 am to January 24, 2015 6:30 pm. ] “Dynamics of religion in Southeast Asia” (DORISEA) is a research network funded by the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) and coordinated by the Departement of Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Göttingen. Scientists from the Universities of Göttingen, Hamburg, Münster, Heidelberg and Berlin (Humboldt University) are involved in several projects [...]

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CFP Deadline: June 5, Workshop on Religious Groups and Their Activities in Kyrgyzstan

[ May 30, 2014 1:00 am to June 5, 2014 1:00 am. ] The Central Asian Research Center (ORASAM) at Kyrgyzstan-Turkey “Manas” University will hold a workshop on “Religious Groups and Their Activities in Kyrgyzstan,” June 25-27

National, religious, ethnic, communal and gender identities have been re-conceptualized in Central Asia since the collapse of the Soviet Union. With the collapse of old political, economic, societal and even belief systems, [...]

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January 13 Conference, “Religion and Politics: Power and Empowerment,” Hong Kong

[ January 13, 2014; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] The January 13 Hong Kong Conference on “Religion & Politics: Power and Empowerment,” is organized by the Centre for Comparative and Public Law, the Faith and Global Engagement initiative, and Bridging Gaps.

This interfaith conference will explore the relationship between spiritual ethos and power in a number of world religions – Buddhism, Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. In [...]

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Conference, June 22-24: “Religion and Politics in the Globalization Era,” Romania

[ June 22, 2012 8:00 am to June 24, 2012 5:00 pm. ] An International Conference: “Religion and Politics in the Globalization Era,” will be held  June 22-24, 2012, Babes-Bolyai University in Cluj, Romania.
Conference organizers are the Centre for Political Analysis and Institute for Global Studies of Babes-Bolyai University.

Keynote speakers:
Prof. Dr. Grace Davie, Professor of Sociology, University of Exeter Prof. Dr. Bassam Tibi, Professor Emeritus for International Relations, [...]

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NGOs laud benefits of cross-cultural education

 

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