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Islam Awareness Week at the University of Birmingham

Islam Awareness Week at the University of Birmingham

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Muslim students at the University of Birmingham welcomed all to go and learn more about their faith, at Islam Awareness week. They want to quash misconceptions people have of their religion
Date:
24/02/2017
An Exhibition that celebrates women at the University of Birmingham launches on March 8, 2017

An Exhibition that celebrates women at the University of Birmingham launches on March 8, 2017

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'Making Space: Celebrating Women at the University of Birmingham', New project by Liz Hingley (Honorary Fellow, CPUR), launches on International Women's Day.
Date:
24/02/2017
Dr. Alison Gray will be speaking at the Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group Conference

Dr. Alison Gray will be speaking at the Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group Conference

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Dr. Alison Gray, Consultant Psychiatrist, Priest and Honorary Fellow of The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion, will be speaking at the Silent Prejudice: Stigma, spirituality and mental health' conference in London.
Date:
24/02/2017
A new book by Imam Monawar Hussain explores how different religious traditions envisage individual spiritual journeys to God

A new book by Imam Monawar Hussain explores how different religious traditions envisage individual spiritual journeys to God

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Imam Hussain Monawar, who is a Honorary Fellow of The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion, explores how different religious traditions envisage individual spiritual journeys to God.
Date:
24/02/2017
Dr. Iqtidar Cheema publishes a report on challenges faced by religious minorities in India

Dr. Iqtidar Cheema publishes a report on challenges faced by religious minorities in India

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Dr. Cheema Iqtidar, Honorary Fellow at The Edward Cadbury Centre for the Public Understanding of Religion, has written a report about the constitutional and legal challenges that religious minorities face in India. The report has been published by the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom.
Date:
16/02/2017
How to take religion seriously in world politics: can Religious Studies help?

How to take religion seriously in world politics: can Religious Studies help?

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At this event in Washington, Katherine Brown, Jocelyne Cesari, Andrew Davies, and Francis Davis will explore ways religious studies can be relevant to international policymaking.
Date:
16/02/2017
Islam as a political force: more than belief

Islam as a political force: more than belief

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The politicization of religion cannot be explained by the ideas of religious doctrines but by the interactions between religious and political actors, institutions and ideas argues Jocelyne Cesari.
Date:
13/02/2017
Holocaust Memorial Day and denial: Auschwitz in a post-truth age?

Holocaust Memorial Day and denial: Auschwitz in a post-truth age?

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The latest Birmingham Brief, presented by Dr Isabel Wollaston.
Date:
10/02/2017

Article 18: The Importance of FoRB in International Law

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Article 18: CIFoRB outlines the importance of Freedom of Religion or Belief in International Law.
Date:
09/02/2017
Reflecting on Holocaust Memorial Day

Reflecting on Holocaust Memorial Day

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Professor Francis Davis reflects on Holocaust Memorial Day
Date:
09/02/2017
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