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Worship and the Megachurch: Report

Worship and the Megachurch: Report

Description
Across three days (15 October – 17 October) and multiple time zones, the University of Birmingham hosted its inaugural conference on "Worship and the Megachurch." Read the full report of the event.
Date:
25/02/2021
What do Turkey and Israel have in Common? A Different Take on Religious Nationalism

What do Turkey and Israel have in Common? A Different Take on Religious Nationalism

Description
In this post of February 25 2021, for the LSE blog, Professor Jocelyne Cesari writes about religious nationalism in Israel and Turkey.
Date:
25/02/2021
Religious tolerance and secularism: learning from history and revisiting the concepts

Religious tolerance and secularism: learning from history and revisiting the concepts

Description
Jocelyne Cesari's key note lecture at the University of Utrecht on 2 December 2020 is now available to download.
Date:
13/01/2021
France and Islam: Identity, Politics, and Geopolitics

France and Islam: Identity, Politics, and Geopolitics

Description
Jocelyne Cesari discusses the specificity of laicite and its consequences on the relationships of France with the Muslim world.
Date:
07/12/2020
Jocelyn Cesari interviewed about Macron's policies on Al Araby TV

Jocelyn Cesari interviewed about Macron's policies on Al Araby TV

Description
Professor Cesari was interviewed on 19 November about French President Macron's policies toward Islam and the particularities of French laicite. The segment starts at 34:32
Date:
24/11/2020
Jocelyn Cesari discusses the French response to recent attacks in America: the Jesuit Review

Jocelyn Cesari discusses the French response to recent attacks in America: the Jesuit Review

Description
Professor Cesari argues that the excess of French laicite on the visibility of Religion in France has a boomerang effect on violent extremism
Date:
10/11/2020
France: Debates over free speech and secularism

France: Debates over free speech and secularism

Description
Professor Jocelyne Cesari speaks to Aljazeera on the context of French laicite to the killing of Samuel Paty.
Date:
29/10/2020
New Masters of Public Administration launched for faith leaders

New Masters of Public Administration launched for faith leaders

Description
Introducing the new postgraduate degree at the University of Birmingham - the MPA Faith Based Leadership, available to study part-time by distance learning in December 2020 within the Department of Theology and Religion
Date:
23/10/2020
Secularism and Multiculturalism - A Conversation with Tariq Modood

Secularism and Multiculturalism - A Conversation with Tariq Modood

Description
In October, Jocelyne Cesari and Jose Casanova hosted Tariq Modood to discuss multicultural citizenship and how minority identities can be incorporated into national identities.
Date:
07/10/2020
Jocelyn Cesari on Securitization of Religion

Jocelyn Cesari on Securitization of Religion

Description
Recording of Birmingham's Professor of Religion and Politics speaking at a webinar organised by Human Rights Media
Date:
01/09/2020
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