Tag Archives: war

CFP Deadline: Oct. 30 , Workshop, “Christian-Islamic Interactions: Mobility, Connection, Transformation (1450-1800),” Italy.

[ October 14, 2013 to October 31, 2013. ] The FIRB research project “Beyond the Holy War” is inviting scholars to submit papers for a three-session international workshop titled “Christian-Islamic Interactions: Mobility, Connection, Transformation (1450-1800)”, which will take place at the Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa (Italy), on 10-11 February 2014.

The workshop is devoted to the topic of interactions. In particular, the aim is to [...]

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Talk, Dec. 5, “Religion in American War and Diplomacy: A History,” USA

[ December 5, 2012; 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] The Institute for Religion, Culture & Public Life at Columbia University is pleased to announce a talk by Andrew Preston, Professor of History at the University of Cambridge on the role played by religion in American war and diplomacy. Professor Preston is the author of Sword of the Spirit, Shield of Faith: Religion in American War [...]

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National Qualifications Curriculum Support: Religious, Moral, and Philosophical Studies – Morality in the Modern World: Buddhism

 “This pack provides an introduction to Buddhist moral principles and viewpoints and can be studied as part of the Morality in the Modern World units (Intermediate 2 and Higher). There is a brief overview of ethical principles from Buddhism with reference to scripture and tradition. The five main sections of the pack cover moral principles [...]

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