Tag Archives: religious pluralism

[US]: Religious discrimination against one student harms all of us: Vanita Gupta

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[US]: The Value of Teaching Religious Literacy

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REforREal Report: The Future of Teaching and Learning about Religion and Belief

The RE for REal project, led by Adam Dinham and Martha Shaw, has released a report on “The Future of Teaching and Learning about Religion and Belief” in England.
The report provides a new evidence-base to support and facilitate continuing national discussions on religious education through in depth analysis of the views of students, teachers, parents [...]

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Nov. 30-Dec 1, Conference on Islam: Radicalisation and Islamophobia, Australia

[ November 30, 2015 8:30 am to December 1, 2015 5:20 pm. ] The 2nd Australasian Conference on Islam introduces original and critical research papers addressing the theme “Radicalisation and Islamophobia: Roots, Relationships and Implications in Religiously Diverse Societies.” The conference will be held November 30 to December 1 in Sydney, Australia.

This conference aims to explore how radicalization and Islamophobia feed one another and work hand in hand [...]

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May 18-19, Namibia conference on Religious Freedom and Religious Pluralism in Africa: Prospects and Limitations

[ May 18, 2015 2:00 am to May 19, 2015 2:00 am. ] The local organizing committee of the African Consortium for Law and Religion Studies is pleased to announce the third conference on Law and Religion in Africa, which will be held in Windhoek, Namibia at the University of Namibia from Monday, May 18 to Tuesday, May 19, 2015. This conference will focus on the theme “Religious [...]

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Nov 5-6, US conference on Rudolf Otto’s Legacy

[ November 5, 2014 9:00 am to November 6, 2014 5:30 pm. ] The UW Lubar Institute for the Study of the Abrahamic Religions at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will hold a Conference on “The Holy in a Pluralistic World: Rudolf Otto’s Legacy in the Twenty-First Century.” Rudolf Otto, author of the classic The Idea of the Holy (org. 1917; Eng. trans., 1923), is best known today for [...]

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June 20 Documentary: Buddhism after the Tsunami-The Souls of Zen, Japan

[ June 20, 2014; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture Research Unit on “3.11 as Crisis and Opportunity” presents a screening of a documentary film on

Buddhism after the Tsunami-The Souls of Zen 3/11 Japan Special

June 20, 2014
18:30~20:00
Room 301, Building 10,
Yotsuya Campus, Sophia University

This documentary explores the role of Buddhism in care for the 3/11 bereaved and the dead based [...]

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Mar. 8-9, Conference on Social Justice and Common Good, Canada

[ March 8, 2013 to March 9, 2013. ] St. Thomas More College, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, is pleased to host a conference on social justice and the common good March 8-9, 2013, to mark the 50th anniversary of Vatican II.

The conference is expected to draw an interdisciplinary audience of scholars in areas such as sociology, history, philosophy, religious studies, economics, and political studies whose [...]

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More God on the Quad: Religions on Campus

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CFP Deadline: Nov 30, Panel on “Religion and Politics in Southeast Asia,” Portugal.

[ October 29, 2012 to November 29, 2012. ] CALL FOR PAPERS, 7th EUROSEAS Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, 2nd-5th July 2013
PANEL 84 – RELIGION AND POLITICS IN CONTEMPORARY SOUTHEAST ASIA: NEW APPROACHES AND NEW PERSPECTIVES

Panel organizer(s):
Kikue Hamayotsu (Northern Illinois University), Eunsook Jung (Fairfield University), and Erik Kuhonta (McGill University)

Abstract:
In recent years, expanding scholarship in the sub-field of religion and politics has made considerable contributions to [...]

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