Religious Studies Project Opportunities Digest – 6 May 2014

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Calls for papers

IAHR panel: “Anatolian Religion(s) in the first millennium B.C.E.: Continuity, interaction and innovation in Lycia, Lydia and Phrygia”

Calls for: interested contributors

Chair: Manfred Hutter

Deadline: May 20, 2014

More information (pdf)

Journal of International Relations Research 

Issue theme: Religion in International Relations

Calls for: papers

Deadline: October 1, 2014

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Social Compass

Issue theme: Being Muslim in North America and Europe: Belonging, Adaptations, and Comparisons

Calls for: articles

Deadline: August 1, 2014

More information (pdf)

Conferences and events

Christianity and the Limits of Materiality

September 25-26, 2014

University of Turku, Finland

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Ripensare Max Weber

“Rethinking Max Weber”

May 7–8, 2014

Palazzo Corsini, Roma, Italy

More information (pdf, Italian)

IALRW Interfaith Conference for Peace

August 20–23, 2014

Birmingham, UK

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Isis, Sarapis, Mithras

May 20, 2014

Universität Erfurt, Germany

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Etica sociale e responsabilità personale nella Cina (XV-XVIII sec.)

Lecture: “Social ethics and personal responsibility in Chinese society (15th-18th centuries)”

May 7, 2014 — 10:30 AM

Sapienza, Università di Roma, Italy

More information (pdf, Italian, Chinese)


Elphinstone PhD studentship: Islamic Studies

University of Aberdeen, UK

Deadline: June 6, 2014

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MA Jameel Scholarships: Islam in Britain

Cardiff University

Deadline: July 1, 2014

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