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NOW OPEN – Call for Papers/Abstracts: ISA Research Committee on the Sociology of Religion (RC22) http://www.isa-sociology.org/en/conferences/world-congress/toronto-2018/call-for-abstracts/ XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology Power, Violence and Justice: Reflections, Responses and Responsibilities Toronto, Canada, July 15-21, 2018   RESEARCH COMMITTEE 22: SOCIOLOGY OF RELIGION Religion, Power, and Resistance: New Ideas for a...

All are welcome for a lively public discussion in Leeds city centre on ‘Religion and the Civic Good’.  This event is being planned by Dr Daniel Nilsson De Hanas, Dr Robin-Griffith Jones and Professor Maleiha Malik (Kings College London), as part of a broader project supported by Kings College London.  ...

by Dr Tasia Scrutton Last Tuesday was the first day of Lent, the forty days in which Christians observe the temptation and testing of Jesus in the desert by the devil, interpreted by some Christians in literal and others in metaphorical, usually psychological, terms. On the same day, newspapers reported...

All welcome to the next Sadler Seminar: Religions and Public Health – Sharing and Learning Across Diverse Geographical Settings   Speaker: Professor Jim Cochrane (Cape Town)   Date: Tuesday 21st February Time: 2 – 4pm Venue: Leeds Humanities Research Institute, 29 – 31 Clarendon Place, seminar room 1 http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/info/20045/leeds_humanities_research_institute/2567/contact_us   This...