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Women and radicalisation II: gendering radicalisation theory

Women and radicalisation II: gendering radicalisation theory
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Katherine Brown writes a follow-up article for The Cadbury Centre Blog on Religion in Politics and Public Life
Date:
24/05/2018

Lisa Bortolotti on the optimism bias and overconfidence

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Robin Powell has interviewed Lisa Bortolotti on the optimism bias and overconfidence for the Evidence-Based Investor programme.
Date:
23/05/2018

'Europe's New Migrants: Marriage Practices and Policies' conference report

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Dr Yafa Shanneik reflects on the recent conference which provided an interactive platform to explore from legal, religious and social perspectives the many issues related to marriage practices of Muslim migrants in Europe and was an opportunity to hear about and discuss the research findings of academics and legal practitioners from the UK, Ireland, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and Finland.
Date:
23/05/2018

CIFoRB launch Forced Conversions and forced marriages in Sindh report

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The Commonwealth Initiative for Freedom of Religion and Belief report into the reality of forced conversions and marriages in Pakistan and how UK and Commonwealth Parliamentarians can help.
Date:
23/05/2018

Moved by the Spirit: the phenomenal rise of Pentecostalism

Moved by the Spirit: the phenomenal rise of Pentecostalism
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Pentecostalism accounts for around 650 million Christian worshippers worldwide, so what's it appeal? Dr Andrew Davies writes for UnHerd on Pentecostalism's phenomenal rise.
Date:
23/05/2018

When does a foetus have moral status?

When does a foetus have moral status?
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Jonathan Parry and Jeremy Williams write for the Conversation
Date:
21/05/2018

'One size fits all' approach to mental health doesn't work for BAME communities

'One size fits all' approach to mental health doesn't work for BAME communities
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There have been massive strides in recent years as to how mental health is viewed within society. People from across the social spectrum appear to be far more willing to publicly discuss their mental ill health, something previously considered best kept 'behind closed doors'. However, despite such societal developments, the subject of mental health remains a taboo within many communities in the UK.
Date:
17/05/2018

Global Ethics Interviews: Dr Agomoni Ganguli-Mitra

Global Ethics Interviews: Dr Agomoni Ganguli-Mitra
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Watch a short interview with Dr Agomoni Ganguli-Mitra on vulnerability and justice in global health emergencies.
Date:
16/05/2018

Can you be a Christian without God? Dr Rhiannon Grant appears on BBC One's The Big Questions

Can you be a Christian without God? Dr Rhiannon Grant appears on BBC One's The Big Questions
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On Sunday 13 May, Dr Rhiannon Grant participated in BBC One's The Big Questions, discussing 'Can you be a Christian without believing in God?'
Date:
15/05/2018

The Quakers are right. We don't need God.

The Quakers are right. We don't need God.
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Professor Ben Pink Dandelion, Honorary Professor of Quaker Studies, has his research on Quaker beliefs referred to in The Guardian.
Date:
14/05/2018
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