The Younger Scholars in the Sociology of Religion Conference on April 26, 2019 will bring advanced graduate students and early assistant professors to Notre Dame to present their research and receive comments from leading scholars in the field.
Catholic and Evangelical high schools in the United States produce graduates who tend to volunteer and donate more to charity as adults.
In this first round of competition, the GRRI received over 150 research proposals from scholars at 100 colleges and universities around the world. The submissions were reviewed by leading social science scholars and 48 of the proposals were awarded funding this 2017 round.
Private Catholic or non-religious private school? Public school or homeschooled? With a variety of schooling options available, how do parents decide where to send their children for high school, and what is the most influential factor in this decision?
While universality—and unity amid diversity—is a fundamental characteristic of Roman Catholicism, all-too-familiar issues related to gender, sexuality, race, and authority have wrought the church with internal conflict and no clear path to finding middle ground.
A new book co-edited by Mary Ellen Konieczny, Ph.D…
The initiative will fund more than 150 research proposals by distributing $3.1 million to scholars of global religion through three rounds of applications over the next three years.