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Religions - Philosophy - 11.10.2018
Exploring the rise of religious violence in society
Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, left, and the Rev'd Canon Professor Richard Burridge, right, at the book launch of their new book, 'Confronting Religious Violence'.

Religions - Astronomy / Space Science - 10.10.2018

Social Sciences - Religions - 01.10.2018

Religions - Social Sciences - 14.09.2018
Former Secretary of State for International Development named honorary professor
Research led by a senior academic from the University of Birmingham has found that the media and popular culture frequently depict Orthodox Jewish women as powerless, silent individuals who are at best naive to live a religious lifestyle, and at worst coerced into it.

Religions - Social Sciences - 29.08.2018
Burning Man’s influence in Silicon Valley
Communication Professor Fred Turner has been studying the role of art and countercultural movements - including the communal, participatory lifestyle celebrated at the annual Burning Man festival - that have had far-reaching influence in the workplace of tech firms.

Religions - 20.08.2018
Stanford scholar discusses Buddhism and its origins
Stanford religious studies Professor Paul Harrison talks about the latest research on the origin of Buddhism and the rise of Mahayana Buddhism, which has influenced most of today's Buddhist practices around the world.

Religions - Administration - 16.08.2018
Trump's assertiveness vs Rouhani's resistance
Trump’s assertiveness vs Rouhani’s resistance
President Donald Trump has acted to diminish the Iranian Islamic regime over its nuclear program, missile industry and regional influence.

Social Sciences - Religions - 15.08.2018
Muslims leaving prison talk about the layers of their lives
Muslims leaving prison talk about the layers of their lives
The Lammy Review in 2017 drew attention to inequalities among black, Asian and minority ethnic people in the criminal justice system.

Law - Religions - 10.08.2018
Boris comments legitimises Islamophobic sentiment says "burqa ban" challenge legal advisor
An expert in international human rights at the University of Sussex has criticised former foreign secretary Boris Johnson claiming his comments on women who wear burqas “legitimise Islamophobic sentiment”.

Religions - Business / Economics - 30.07.2018

Religions - 18.07.2018
"The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Nag Hammadi Codices"
International Conference from July 20 to 22 in Berlin on Ancient Jewish and Early Christian Writing No 194/2018 from Jul 18, 2018 An international conference in Berlin between July 20 and 22, 2018, w

Social Sciences - Religions - 09.07.2018
The Only Way Forward on Immigration is Through Our Stories
I recently spent two days in Laredo with a group eager to learn more about what is happening on our southern border.

Religions - Social Sciences - 28.06.2018
Separating Kids at Border Belies Our Christian Values
GOP leaders seem to be looking the other way as children are separated from their asylum-seeking parents at the U.S.-Mexico border - Mitch McConnell, Jeff Sessions, Mike Pence and, until recently, Pa

Politics - Religions - 25.06.2018

Religions - Life Sciences - 21.06.2018
How a neuroscientist balances science and faith
William Newsome is a world-class neurobiologist and a Christian man of faith. He spoke to Stanford News about how he became a scientist and the tensions, real and imagined, between science and religion.

Religions - History / Archeology - 20.06.2018

Religions - History / Archeology - 16.06.2018
Text of the 2018 Stanford Baccalaureate address by Elizabeth Alexander
Poet Elizabeth Alexander delivers the Baccalaureate address,  "In the Noise and Whip of the Whirlwind.

Administration - Religions - 07.06.2018

History / Archeology - Religions - 18.05.2018
Seventeenth Century Scottish soldiers reburied in Durham
Seventeenth Century Scottish soldiers reburied in Durham
The remains of Seventeenth Century Scottish soldiers, discovered during construction work at the University's Palace Green Library in 2013, have been reburied in Durham City.

Physics - Religions - 27.04.2018
3Q: Alan Lightman on science, religion, and our yearning for absolute knowledge
3Q: Alan Lightman on science, religion, and our yearning for absolute knowledge
A few years ago MIT scholar Alan Lightman was lying in a boat off the coast of Maine, staring at the stars, when he felt as if he were "becoming a part of something far larger than himself." This moment, which he calls a "transcendent experience," gave him a greater appreciation for the allure of the ethereal and the permanent.

Religions - Administration - 25.04.2018
Stanford scholar talks about the crisis in Syria - and how to resolve it
Removing President Bashar al-Assad, establishing effective governance structures and ensuring freedom for the Syrian people are critical for peace in Syria, says Stanford Professor Russell Berman.

Religions - History / Archeology - 17.04.2018
What To Do About Blacks Leaving White Churches
In America, it is easy to forget. At a political moment when black evangelicals leaving white controlled churches is headline news, it is important to remember this.

Religions - Linguistics / Literature - 27.02.2018
'Black Panther' success amplifies findings of UCLA's Hollywood Diversity Report
’Black Panther’ success amplifies findings of UCLA’s Hollywood Diversity Report
Modern Judeo-Christian rhetoric and imagery purports that Satan is an evil opponent to all that is good and godly — a literal opponent of God.

Religions - History / Archeology - 22.02.2018
Billy Graham’s missed opportunities
As one of world Christianity's most admired leaders, the Rev. Billy Graham, who died on Wednesday at 99, had extraordinary opportunities to affect the character of the Christian religion and to pronounce on its implications for personal conduct.

Religions - Linguistics / Literature - 16.02.2018
Give the devil his due
Give the devil his due
In new book, UCLA professor says poor translations led to mischaracterization of Satan as embodiment of evil Jessica Wolf Modern Judeo-Christian rhetoric and imagery purports that Satan is an evil opponent to all that is good and godly — a literal opponent of God.

Health - Religions - 24.01.2018

Religions - Art and Design - 18.01.2018

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