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Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Church, Elections and Democratization in Colombia, 1830–1930

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Location: Hesburgh Center, Room C103

Eduardo Posada-Carbó (D.Phil., University of Oxford); research fellow and lecturer, Latin American Centre, St. Antony’s College, Oxford University; Kellogg Institute a visiting fellow

Posada-Carbó studies the comparative history and politics of Latin America with a special focus on Colombia.

Sponsored by the Kellogg Institute for International Studies…

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Friday, February 17, 2012

Friday, March 2, 2012

CISR presents Loren Lybarger, Ohio University

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Location: 3130 Eck Law Building

The Contingency of the Religious Return among Palestinians in Chicago — A Meditation on the Dialectics of Loss and Hope in Exile

Colloquium on the Interdisciplinary Study of Religion
a speaker series funded by the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts and co-sponsered by the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, the Program of Law and Human Development, and Sociology.…

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Friday, April 20, 2012

CISR presents Jon Shields, Claremont McKenna College

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Location: 119 O'Shaughnessy Hall

Colloquium on the Interdisciplinary Study of Religion

a speaker series funded by the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, the Center for the Study of Religion and Society, and the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy.

On April 20th CISR and the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy present:

Read More about CISR presents Jon Shields, Claremont McKenna College

Monday, October 8, 2012

Katharine Wilkinson's new book: “Between God & Green: How Evangelicals Are Cultivating a Middle Ground on Climate Change”

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Location: TBA

Monday, October 8.  Katharine Wilkinson just published a book with Oxford entitled “Between God & Green: How Evangelicals Are Cultivating a Middle Ground on Climate Change.”  It’s a book that builds on lots of interviews that she did both with evangelical leaders and lay evangelicals.  …

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Friday, October 26, 2012

CISR presents Steven Monsma, Calvin College, "Do We Truly Believe in Diversity? Religious Pluralism and Democratic Freedom"

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Location: Remmick Commons

Colloquium on the Interdisciplinary Study of Religion

a speaker series funded by the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, the Center for the Study of Religion and Society, and co-sponsored by the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy and the Tocqueville Program.

On October 26th CISR and the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy present:

Read More about CISR presents Steven Monsma, Calvin College, "Do We Truly Believe in Diversity? Religious Pluralism and Democratic Freedom"

Friday, November 16, 2012

CISR presents Omar McRoberts, University of Chicago, "Black Public Religion and Social Welfare Policy: Key Developments in the New Deal Era."

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Location: Geddes Hall, B034

Colloquium on the Interdisciplinary Study of Religion

a speaker series funded by the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, the Center for the Study of Religion and Society, and the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy.

On November 16th CISR presents:

Omar McRoberts. University of Chicago 

Read More about CISR presents Omar McRoberts, University of Chicago, "Black Public Religion and Social Welfare Policy: Key Developments in the New Deal Era."

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Does Religion Matter? Muslim Jihadists, Christian Warriors & Religious Legitimacy during the Maluku Mayhem

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Location: C103 Hesburgh Center

Featuring

Sumanto Al Qurtuby

Visiting Research Fellow, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

Following Indonesian President Suharto’s resignation in May 1998, the archipelago experienced a series of sectarian conflicts, ethno-religious violence, and riots. Of all the communal conflicts that exploded in post-Suharto Indonesia, the Maluku upheavals in eastern Indonesia were the most disastrous, resulting in tens of thousands of deaths and thousands of injuries. About a third to half of the population was displaced, and countless properties were burnt down.…

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