The historical method and the study of religion, in religion: social religion edited by william b parsons part of the macmillan interdisciplinary handbooks: religion series farmington hills, mi: macmillan reference usa, 2016: 293-313 can philosophy save the study of religion a review essay of kevin. The fruits of the three-year politics of religious freedom research project, the contributions to this volume unsettle the assumption—ubiquitous in policy circles —that the essays clearly delineate the religious and political factors that contribute to the context and causality of conflict at these sites and draw on history and. In order to answer these questions i offer this essay as an overview of the podcasts produced within the field of religious studies, a critique of the they narrate stories from their days at the university of toronto and even tell the history of how the journal method and theory in the study of religion got its. Webb was also the founder of those two programs: comparative religion in 1974 , and european studies in 1994 he retired from the university of washington in 2000, where he now has the title professor emeritus of international studies webb has two books on the novels and plays of samuel beckett, and has authored. 2006-date sixth century chair in religious studies, university of aberdeen 1999-2006 professor of theories of religion, lancaster university 1996-99 ( fall) visiting associate professor of religious studies, university of toronto 1975 -82 assistant professor of religion and humanities, reed college, portland, oregon. Professor, religious studies department, university of colorado, boulder, since 1983 gillcom essay • “salsamigos: teens dancing health and happiness” 2007 essay • “the glory, jest, and riddle: stephen hawking and a brief history of time” vol 11: emotion, depth, and flesh—part i: dancing as pure depth.
In keeping with muir's signature interdisciplinary approach to history, the fifteen essays in this volume include contributions on the ritual dimensions of early modern politics, religion, literature, and art and range from the venetian and florentine capitals of renaissance high culture to germany, spain, the. The religion of the mithras cult in the roman empire by roger beck a brief history of ancient astrology “lucius and the sundial: a hidden chronotopic template in metamorphoses 11,” in m zimmerman and r van der paardt (eds), metamorphosic reflections: essays presented to ben hijmans at his 75th birthday. Press, 1959 the history of religions: essays on the problem of understanding joseph speculations on sacrifice (th p van baaren, 11: 1-12) magic and methodology (islwyn blythin, 17: 8 readers of religious studies review may recall hans penner's equally important historical survey of nearly thirty works.
Alphabetical list / general / ancient world / asian studies / bahai / biblical studies / buddhism / christianity /church of jesus christ of latter day saints/ v1 1977 to volume 14, 1994 hiphil: old testament peer-reviewed academic journal on old testament hebrew bible theology, interpretaiton, poetics, history,. Popular culture in canada, 1860-1937, university of toronto press religion” in e heaman et al, eds, figuring the social: essays in honour of michael banner: the presbyterian church of saint david and presbyterian witness in halifax, by barry cahill, et al, church history: studies in christianity and culture vol. Symposia is an online, peer-reviewed journal for scholars in the humanities and social sciences who identify religion as an important consideration in their research we invite submissions of original research papers on any topic that critically engages the study of religion volume 8 published.
This volume, one in a series of books examining religious rivalries, focuses in detail on the religious dimension of life in two particular roman cities: sardis and smyrna the essays explore the relationships. I've been pleased to discuss my research with media outlets whenever asked, including interviews with: the louisville courier-journal, the toronto star, curbed 2017 the question of cultural change in the social scientific study of religion: notes from the emerging church history & anthropology 28(2): 131- 148.
A native of quebec, i received my graduate degrees from the universities of new brunswick and ottawa, and arrived at sfu in 1976 i most recently taught courses on the history of new france, modern quebec, the environment, and visions of the canadian landscape. From little london to little bengal: religion, print, and modernity in early british india 1793-1835 vol 3 poems from the laureate period, 1813-1823 ed lynda pratt, daniel e white ian packer, tim fulford, and carol bolton london: pickering & chatto, 2012 studies in romanticism 402 (summer 2001): 175- 98. Review essay breaking the silence: law, theology and religion in australia paul babie 'theology and law: partners or protagonists [vol 31 understanding the history of a theological tradition in order to comprehend the contemporary operation of a modern legal system11 the search for.