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Scientology in a scholarly perspective

Proceedings of the International Conference – Scientology in a scholarly perspective 24-25th January 2014

Welcome and introduction / Bienvenue et introduction
Régis Dericquebourg, Bernadette Rigal-Cellard, Chris Vonck

J. Gordon Melton, On doing research on Scientology. Prospects and pitfalls

Germana Carobene, The research of a juridical identity for Scientology, according to recent European case law. Considérations relatives au […]

Regards croisés sur l’Eglise adventisme du septième jour

Fabrice Desplan, Regards croisés sur l’Eglise adventisme du septième jour, Éditions Vie et Santé, 2016

Peu connue du grand public en France, l’Église adventiste sort de plus en plus de l’ombre. Elle interroge par le contenu de ses croyances, le mode de vie de ses membres ou son organisation.

Ce livre […]

The Jehovah’s Witnesses in scholarly perspective: What is new in the scientific study of the movement?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Swaminarayan Hinduism Book Release.

The new volume, Swaminarayan Hinduism: Tradition, Adaptation, Identity (Oxford University Press), edited by Raymond Brady Williams and Yogi Trivedi, will be released at an event at Columbia University in New York on Friday, March 4. Colleagues are invited. Containing twenty chapters, this volume shares recent research on the Swaminarayan Sampradaya by contributors from a range […]

Le religieux sur Internet / Religion on the web.

Book Announcement:

Conference proceeding: Le religieux sur Internet / Religion on the web
English and French versions

English version:
Heidelberg Journal of Religions on the Internet. Vol. 8. 2015
http://journals.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/index.php/religions/issue/view/2132…
Le religieux sur Internet / Religion on the Web
Proceedings of the Conference by the French Association for the Social Sciences of Religion

Table of Contents
Introduction
Fabienne Duteil-Ogata, Isabelle Jonveaux, Liliane Kuczynski, Sophie Nizard

New […]

Rebranding Islam: Piety, Prosperity, and a Self-Help Guru Rebranding Islam.

Book Announcement – Rebranding Islam: Piety, Prosperity, and a Self-Help Guru
Rebranding Islam

Piety, Prosperity, and a Self-Help Guru

James Hoesterey

“This work is quite simply one of the best written, theoretically well-informed, and downright interesting works in both anthropology and religious studies that I have read in the past four years. It speaks engagingly across a variety of […]

The Role of Religion in Conflict and Peacebuilding.

30 Sep 2015

The Role of Religion in Conflict and Peacebuilding report coverThe British Academy’s latest international policy report explores how the role of religion in conflict and peacebuilding has all too often been depicted in binary terms, which have obscured the complexity of the subject.

The report argues that religion is never a static or isolated […]

Contemporary Pagan and Native Faith Movements in Europe Colonialist and Nationalist Impulses.

Edited by Kathryn Rountree
326 pages, 22 illus., bibliog., index

ISBN 978-1-78238-646-9 $95.00/£60.00 Hb Published (June 2015)

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“…the volume does a fine job of employing descriptive and ethnographic material to highlight the complex interworkings of the analytically-distinguishable but practically-interacting traditionalism and […]

Une minorité protestante millénariste et sioniste : le Mouvement Missionnaire Intérieur Laïque

Une minorité protestante millénariste et sioniste : le Mouvement Missionnaire Intérieur Laïque

Liberté religieuse et cohésion sociale : la diversité française

GROUPES RELIGIEUX MINORITAIRES ET OUTRE-MER FRANÇAIS
Régis DERICQUEBOURG,
Professeur à la Faculté d’Étude comparative des religions et de l’humanisme de Wilrijk-Anvers,
membre du Groupe Sociétés, Religions, Laïcités (GSRL, UMR 8582, EPHE-CNRS),
Président de l’Observatoire européen des religions et de la laïcité

Christian EUVRARD,
Docteur en sciences des religions de l’École pratique des hautes études
(EPHE, Paris-Sorbonne), post-doctorant au […]