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Health - Religions - 08.11.2012
Body, soul and gold: quests for perfection in English alchemy
Body, soul and gold: quests for perfection in English alchemy
"A lot of the alchemists' rhetoric is about protecting the secret: knowledge that is too dangerous to fall into the hands of the ignorant or rapacious."" —Jennifer Rampling We are often told that 'balance' is the key to life - work/family balance, a balanced diet, and so on.

Religions - Linguistics / Literature - 05.11.2012
Stanford University Libraries acquires large Bahá'í collection
Stanford University Libraries acquires large Bahá’í collection
Stanford Report, November 6, 2012 The donation of one of the most extensive Bahá'í libraries in private hands preserves a history that might otherwise be lost.

Religions - History / Archeology - 05.11.2012
The unspoken problem of the unmanned drone, from a Stanford humanities perspective
The unspoken problem of the unmanned drone, from a Stanford humanities perspective
Stanford Report, November 6, 2012 As the ongoing use of unmanned drones in the Middle East prompts protests in Pakistan, Stanford scholars urge politicians and citizens to reconsider the detrimental impact of these eyes in the sky.

Religions - Economics / Business - 20.09.2012
Columbia Ink
Stretching from ancient times to the late medieval period, this abridged volume presents key examples of Japanese poetry, drama, fiction and essays.

Religions - 21.12.2011
UT Austin Professors Discover Copy of Jesus’ Secret Teaching
Geoffrey Smith (left) and Brent Landau take a closer look at the Greek fragment identified as the First Apocalypse of James.

Politics - Religions - 25.01.2010
Befürworter wollten ein symbolisches Zeichen setzen
Bern - Universität Bern Mit dem Ja zur Minarettverbots-Initiative wollten die Stimmbürger ein symbolisches Zeichen gegen die Verbreitung des Islams in der Schweiz setzen.

Economics / Business - Religions - 08.01.2010
Banken ohne moralischen Kompass
Zurich - University of Zurich Das moderne Finanzwesen hat sich von religiösen und moralischen Grundsätzen gelöst. Nicht so das «Islamic Banking».

Economics / Business - Religions - 08.01.2010
Muhammad als formidabler Risikomanager
Zurich - University of Zurich «Islamic Banking» ist kein Nischenprodukt mehr. Auch Schweizer Banken wie UBS und CS verfügen heute über Scharia-konforme Anlagemöglichkeiten.

Religions - Social Sciences - 21.07.2009
Wenn der Imam Deutsch spricht
Zurich - University of Zurich Sollen Imame und islamische Religionslehrer künftig in der Schweiz ausgebildet werden können? Ja, sagen viele Muslime und Schweizer Institutionen in einer neuen Studie der Universität Zürich.

Religions - Social Sciences - 21.07.2009
Broad consensus in favour of imam training in Switzerland
21.07.2009 / Bern - SNF Should imams and Muslim religious teachers be allowed to train at Swiss universities in future? The majority of Muslims living in Switzerland advocate the idea, as do Swiss authorities, universities and legal experts.
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