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Teenagers and appearance: concerns amongst girls, boys, bullies and victims

Teenagers and appearance: concerns amongst girls, boys, bullies and victims
Description
New blogpost from the Beauty Demands research project
Date:
20/02/2017

Lisa Bortolotti on The Philosopher's Arm

Lisa Bortolotti on The Philosopher's Arm
Description
Podcast of BBC Radio 4's 'The Philosopher's Arms' with Lisa Bortolotti joined Peter Tatchell and David Runciman discussing hypocrisy.
Date:
17/02/2017

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

Article 18: The Importance of FoRB in International Law

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

Qur'anic Manuscript Conference: May 2017

Qur'anic Manuscript Conference: May 2017
Description
A three-day conference on Qur'anic Manuscript Studies: The State of the Field is being held in Budapest in May 2017, with participation from members of ITSEE.
Date:
06/02/2017

Study on the number of Muslims in Germany released

Study on the number of Muslims in Germany released
Description
Researchers from the EuroIslam network have analyzed figures released by the German government about its Muslim population.
Date:
06/02/2017
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