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« Evolving through Context: The Transformation of Buddhism(s) and their Legitimation(s),“

The Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies is pleased to announce a call for papers for the international workshop

« Evolving through Context: The Transformation of Buddhism(s) and their Legitimation(s),“
to be held on March 24-25, 2017 in Munich, Germany with keynote addresses by Prof. Peter Schwieger (Bonn) and Prof. Stefano Zacchetti (Oxford).

We invite applications from early career researchers. […]

First International Congress of the Chilean Society for the Sciences of Religions : Dialogue, Education and Religious Tolerance.

Concepción – Chile
May 23 to 26, 2017
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Freedom of/for/from/within Religion: Differing Dimensions of a Common Right?

Fourth Conference of the

International Consortium of Law and Religion Studies

Oxford, United Kingdom

September 8-11, 2016

Freedom of religion or belief (FoRB), once considered to be the “first” freedom, has become a controversial right. In particular, the practical possibility of implementing FoRB in impartial ways are increasingly questioned. Critics argue that FoRB cannot deliver what it promises: an […]

International Scientific Conference on Cultural Group Behaviour Historical Re-Enactment, Contemporary Paganism and Fantasy-Based Movements.

Vytautas Magnus University / Faculty of Humanities / Center for Cultural Studies
International Scientific Conference
on Cultural Group Behaviour
Historical Re-Enactment, Contemporary Paganism
and Fantasy-Based Movements
20–21 May, 2016. Kaunas, Lithuania
Call for Papers
Modern times are marked by rapid advances in technology, urbanization and globalization. The second half of the 20th century witnessed fragmentation of culture, ethnicity and religion as a […]

Nordic Conference for the Sociology of Religion.

– deadline March 15th
NCSR Abstract submission opened!

We invite you to submit your paper abstract to the 23rd Nordic Conference for the Sociology of Religion. The conference will be held on the 17th–19th of August in 2016 at the University of Helsinki, Finland.

You can access the abstract submission form directly via this link
or at the […]

5th European Conference on Religion, Spirituality and Health ECRSH16 in Gdansk, May 12-14, 2016.

Deadline Extended:
5th European Conference on Religion, Spirituality and Health ECRSH16 in Gdansk, May 12-14, 2016

ECRSH16 focusing on “Religion & Spirituality in Health Care – Risk or Benefit for the patient” takes place at the University of Gdansk and will be another great gathering.

The Gdansk Lecture will be held by Prof. Dr. Halina Grzymała-Moszczynska on the […]

Christianity in diaspora – ethnographic case studies of religious practice and identity construction.

CFP: EASR Christianity in diaspora – ethnographic case studies of religious practice and identity construction
Dear colleagues,
please consider the opportunity to present your ethnographic research on Christianity in diaspora and if possible, distribute in your networks:

European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) 2016 Conference ‘Relocating Religion’

28 June – 1 July 2016, Helsinki

CALL FOR INDIVIDUAL PAPERS […]

European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) 2016 Conference ‘Relocating Religion’.

fP: European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) 2016 Conference ‘Relocating Religion’
28 June – 1 July 2016, Helsinki

Relocating Sacrifice in the History of Religions: Rethinking the Relationship between Theory and Practice (Part II)

Sacrifice is a keyword in the study of religious practices. Its centrality has been noticed by J.Z. Smith when he […]

International conference “Religions and Human Rights”, Padua (Italy), April 14-15, 2016.

Call for Papers: International conference “Religions and Human Rights”, Padua (Italy), April 14-15, 2016

Call for Papers

International conference
Religions and Human Rights

Padua (Italy), April 14-15, 2016

The relationship between religion and human rights is controversial and debated. The aim of the international conference is to take stock of the complex connections between religion and human rights, emphasizing that […]

IS TRANSRELIGIOUS THEOLOGY POSSIBLE?

Call for Submissions: Is Transreligious Theology Possible?
CALL FOR PAPERS

for the topical issue of Open Theology journal

IS TRANSRELIGIOUS THEOLOGY POSSIBLE?

Open Theology invites submissions for the topical issue ‘Is Transreligious Theology Possible?’ under the general editorship of Dr. Jerry L. Martin, University of Colorado at Boulder and the National Endowment for the Humanities (retired).

Theology has been understood […]