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Call for papers: “Politics of Values in the 21th Century” (ECPR Joint Sessions, Nicosia, 10-14 April, 2018)

Call for papers: “Politics of Values in the 21th Century” (ECPR Joint Sessions, Nicosia, 10-14 April, 2018)

Dear all, We are delighted to invite you to submit a paper proposal to our ECPR Joint Session Workshop on the Politics of Values in the 21th Century. University of Nicosia, 10-14 April, 2018 Please feel free to disseminate the CFP through your networks! Submissions shall be made online on the ECPR website: https://ecpr.eu/Events/PanelDetails.aspx?PanelID=6857&EventID=112 Deadline for submission: December 6, 2017 Isabelle Engeli (University of Bath) on behalf of the standing group gender and politics and Eva-Maria Euchner on behalf of…

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CFP: European Academy of Religion First Annual Conference

CFP: European Academy of Religion First Annual Conference

CFP: European Academy of Religion First Annual Conference Bologna, March 5-8, 2018 The European Academy of Religion (EuARe) is a research initiative launched under the High Patronage of the European Parliament which offers an exchange platform to academies and scientific societies, associations, research centres and institutions, university labs, clusters and departments, journals, publishers, the media and scholars in Europe and the surrounding regions. The 2018 Conference will be held in Bologna from Monday 5th to Thursday 8th March. The program…

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Call for papers: Nonreligion and Secularity Research Network 5th International Conference

Call for papers: Nonreligion and Secularity Research Network 5th International Conference

Call for Papers| 5-6 July 2018, King’s College London Nonreligion and Secularity Research Network 5th International Conference Worldviews in World View: Particularizing Secularism, Secularity and Nonreligion Convener: Dr Stacey Gutkowski, King’s College London Conference Assistants: Yosr Ben Slima and Sam Jeffery In his Formations of the Secular, Talal Asad called on researchers to attend to the nuanced, case-specific, historical processes whereby conceptual binaries are established and mobilized towards the formation of the ‘secular’ as a modern epistemic category and ‘secularism’…

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Call for papers: “It’s the Economy, Unbeliever! Alternative Spiritualities and Economic Practices” – International Conference, Turin, 5-6 December 2017

Call for papers: “It’s the Economy, Unbeliever! Alternative Spiritualities and Economic Practices” – International Conference, Turin, 5-6 December 2017

Call for papers It’s the Economy, Unbeliever! Alternative Spiritualities and Economic Practices – International Conference University of Turin, Luigi Einaudi Campus, 5-6 December 2017 In recent decades, the relationship between religion and economy has been a topic of interest for economics, on the one hand, and social sciences, on the other; but interdisciplinary approaches has been openly promoted only rarely. The relevance of the relationship between these two spheres lies in the plurality of economic and business models developed by…

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Cfp: conference on “Religion in a Global World: interfaith relations and political processes”

Cfp: conference on “Religion in a Global World: interfaith relations and political processes”

Call for papers for the International scientific conference “Religion in a Global World: interfaith relations and political processes”. The conference is organized by the Russian State University for the Humanities (RSUH) together with The Politics and Religion Journal (Serbia) and the Working Group 01 of the International Sociological Association (ISA) This Conference also celebrates and expands upon the special edition of the Politics and Religion Journal published in 2016. The Conference will provide roundtables, thematic discussions and meetings with authors….

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Call for papers: Religion, economy, and welfare (ECPR General Conference, Olso 6-9 September 2017)

Call for papers: Religion, economy, and welfare (ECPR General Conference, Olso 6-9 September 2017)

Religion, economy, and welfare: universal values, plural interpretations, and local politics Convenor: Xabier Itçaina (CNRS, Centre Emile Durkheim, Sciences po Bordeaux) x.itcaina@sciencespobordeaux.fr While contemporary religious campaigns on issues related to family policy, educational policy and civilizational issues enjoy high visibility in the media and the public sphere, this is not the case for socio-economic campaigns led by religious actors. Yet religious social thought continues to inspire conceptions of economic and welfare linkages and of local and regional socio-economic configurations. These…

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Call for papers: Religion and morality policy implementation (ECPR General Conference, Oslo 6-9 September 2017)

Call for papers: Religion and morality policy implementation (ECPR General Conference, Oslo 6-9 September 2017)

CALL FOR PAPERS Religion and morality policy implementation In the research on morality politics, scholars examine intensively how religion determines policy outputs and dynamics of policy change. This focus is primarily motivated by the relevance of religious doctrines. They shape individual and collective belief systems, including certain practices, norms, and values and hence, challenge liberal principles such as autonomy, freedom and equality. If these religious values prevail, they are able to determine the political process and outputs of morally charged…

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Call for papers: Religious diversity, gender and citizenship (ECPR General Conference, Oslo 6-9 september 2017)

Call for papers: Religious diversity, gender and citizenship (ECPR General Conference, Oslo 6-9 september 2017)

Religious diversity, gender and citizenship Claude Proeschel (Fondation Nationale de Sciences Politiques-GSRL, claude.proeschel@wanadoo.fr) and Luca Ozzano (University of Turin, luca.ozzano@unito.it) ECPR General Conference, Oslo 6-9 september 2017 Please send paper proposals of up to 200 words to the convenors by email by 5 February 2017. DO NOT submit the proposals electronically at this stage: the papers accepted for the panel will be included in the panel proposal by the convenors themselves. You just need to have an active MyECPR account…

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Cfp: Religion and the Rise of Populism

Cfp: Religion and the Rise of Populism

http://explore.tandfonline.com/cfp/pgas/crss-call-for-papers-religion-rise-populism The editors of the journal Religion, State and Society are pleased to invite contributions to a special issue, slated for publication in early 2018. The special issue will investigate the roles of religion in recent trends towards populist politics, in particular as manifested in public reactions to migration, the rise of new nationalisms, and the increasing prominence of radicalism. Growing evidence suggests that these developments are taking centre stage throughout the world, set in a wider context of global…

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Cfp: Religion and Gender in Migration to and from Central and Eastern Europe

Cfp: Religion and Gender in Migration to and from Central and Eastern Europe

The ‘Central and Eastern European Migration Review’ invites researchers, scholars and authors to submit their articles to Special Issue: Religion and Gender in Migration to and from Central and Eastern Europe. Guest editors: Katarzyna Leszczyńska, Faculty of Humanities, AGH University of Science and Technology Sylwia Urbańska, Institute of Sociology, University of Warsaw Katarzyna Zielińska, Institute of Sociology, Jagiellonian University Despite the dynamic development of migration studies in recent decades, the interplay between gender and religion in their impact on migratory…

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