Directory of departments and programs of religious studies in North America

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Council on the Study of Religion, Inc. , Valparaiso, Ind
Religion -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- North America -- Directories., Religion -- Study and teaching (Graduate) -- North America -- Directo
StatementDAvid G. Truemper, editor.
ContributionsTruemper, David G., Council of Societies for the Study of Religion.
LC ClassificationsBL41 .D57 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination679 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21674583M
ISBN 101883135087

Get this from a library. Directory of faculty of departments and programs of religious studies in North America. [Watson E Mills; Council of Societies for the Study of Religion.;].

Global Islamic Studies focuses upon the analysis of the cultural, political and religious influence Muslims have in the globalized world by examining their past and present. You study how Islam became a fast-growing world religion and how perceptions of Muslims and Islam impact policies and conceptions of citizenship in both Muslim-majority and.

Chair, Department of Religious Studies () Executive Committee, IU Consortium for the Study of Religion, Ethics, and Society () Senior Warden, St.

Paul's Episcopal Church, Indianapolis ()Location: Cavanaugh Hall (CA) D University Boulevard, Indianapolis, J. William Paul Rajashekar (born ) (otherwise known as Paul Rajashekar) is a Systematic Theologian who is currently the Luther D. Reed Professor of Systematic Theology at the United Lutheran Seminary, Pennsylvania Rajashekar is best known for his writings on inter-faith dialogue.

He grew up in a setting of religions in India and has oft-spoken at numerous Education: B. (Mysore) -B. (Serampore).

The Department of Religious Studies serves the liberal arts vision of Rhodes College by equipping our students with a critically-informed understanding of global religious traditions as expressions of human experience. From the ancient Mediterranean world, to rural farmlands in South America, to the suburbs of the US Midwest, to the booming metropolises of Asia, religion is and always.

About. Jill DeTemple is Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Religious Studies, and, by courtesy, Associate Professor of research focuses on religiously sponsored development in Latin America and on the uses of dialogue for teaching in higher education.

The Religious Studies Department at William & Mary promotes the idea that the in-depth study of religious traditions, spiritualities, and lived experiences in a variety of historical, cultural, and experiential contexts is integral to our students’ understanding of themselves and our world.

The Department of Religious Studies, among the most prestigious religious studies departments in the country, explores the social organization and impact of religion in ancient and modern cultures through critical theory, literary and visual studies.

Syracuse University, BA IN ENGLISH AND RELIGION. Colgate University, Selected Research and Publications “Affect, Animality, and Islamophobia: Human-Animal Relations in the Production of Muslim Difference in America,” Bulletin for the Study of Relig no. 3–4 (Aug ): 25– CURRICULUM VITAE. Departments and Programs.

Weinberg College’s 62 academic departments and programs, listed in the second and third tabs below, span the range of disciplines in the arts and sciences.

From humanities to social sciences to the natural sciences, our departments and programs foster rigorous interdisciplinary thinking and world-changing scholarship.

Procario-Foley has also published in Assembly, The Proceedings of the Catholic Theological Society of America, and The Proceedings of the International Conference Promoting Business Ethics. She has a variety of book reviews in Theological Studies, Horizons, Augustinian Studies, Dialogue and Alliance, and H-Catholic.

The Religious Studies Department at Iona offers a life-changing spring study abroad experience in Poland. Sponsored by Iona’s endowed professorship in Jewish-Catholic Studies, the program brings faculty and students to Auschwitz for an intensive week of study during spring break.

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Universities in Antarctica. Universities in Asia. Universities in Australia. Universities in Europe. Universities in North America. Universities in South America. Lisa Poirier is a scholar of Native American religions in particular, and religion and colonialism in general.

In her book, Religion, Gender, and Kinship in Colonial New France (Syracuse University Press, ), she investigated the ways in which Native men and women of the Wendat Confederacy and French explorers, missionaries and settlers employed kinship-building.

NEH Visiting Fellow in the Humanities in the Department of Religion “Shakti’s New Voice: Anandmurti Gurumaa and Female Empowerment,” in Women in Asian Religions, ed.

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Zayn Kassam. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger. “A Sufi, Sikh, Hindu, Buddhist, TV Guru,” in Religious Pluralism, State. Chernoh M. Sesay, Jr. is an historian of the Black Atlantic and of colonial North American and antebellum United States history whose research focuses on the intersection of religion, black political thought, identity, and community formation.

About the Program. The joint PhD program in Religious Diversity in North America, in partnership with the University of Waterloo Religious Studies department, is an innovative program which has three facets. North American Focus. The program concentrates on the diverse nature of, and interactions among, the religious traditions and movements of Canada, the United States, and.

King is an Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies. She holds a Ph.D. in Religious Studies from the University of Toronto.

She teaches courses on global Christianity, Judaism and Islam, comparative religions, religion and film, the figure of Jesus, and the academic discipline of religious : () Pre Law is one of three tracks for majors in Philosophy and Religious Studies.

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Joe Pettit is the pre law advisor, and Dr. Seth Vannatta is the faculty representative to the Pre Law Association. This page details helpful information for pre law students about law school applications, the LSAT, and pre law events. Annie Blazer is an associate professor of religious studies.

Her courses cover religion in America from the colonial to contemporary period. In particular, Professor Blazer's courses investigate the relationships between religions and American culture, paying attention to.

Departments/programs: Medical Humanities and Health Studies Philosophy He was named the Outstanding Educator by the Radiological Society of North America, the American Roentgen Ray Society Berlin Scholar in Professionalism, and the Distinguished Educator of the American Roentgen Ray Society.

IU School of Liberal Arts. Location: Cavanaugh Hall (CA) B; RI University Boulevard, Indianapolis, Professor of National Security Affairs and the Director of the Asia-Pacific Studies Group.

He has been a Research Fellow at the Kennedy School at Harvard University in the International Security Program and the Project on Managing the Atom and a past President of the Association of Korean Political Studies.

This is an intensive reading, research, and discussion course that will address selected topics in Native-American History, including their background in North America, Native-American slavery, Colonial Wars with Europeans, the Reconstruction era, Early 20th Century, Red Power and the Civil Rights Movement, and Native-American intellectual.

The course may explore key subjects and theories in Buddhist studies, including philosophy, history, sociology, anthropology, literature, and art history intended to introduce students to the diversity of Buddhist traditions throughout Asia, Europe, and North America and to help them develop critical skills necessary for evaluating a variety of.

Monica L. Mercado is Assistant Professor of History, affiliated with Colgate's programs in Women's Studies and Museum Studies. She will spend the academic year as Visiting Assistant Professor of Women's Studies and North American Religions at Harvard Divinity School and Research Associate in the Women's Studies in Religion Program.

Rita D. Sherma is founding Director and Associate Professor at the Mira & Ajay Shingal Center for Dharma Studies; Core Doctoral Faculty; and Co-Chair of Sustainability Initiative at GTU, Berkeley, CA.

Formerly, she was the Swami Vivekananda Visiting Professor in Hindu Studies at USC, Los Angeles. She holds an MA in Women’s Studies in Religion, and a PhD in Theology &. Our department is pleased to announce the following undergraduate awards for Alexandra Barnes has been chosen as the recipient of the Bernard Boyd Memorial Prize in Religious Studies, which is a $ award given annually for academic achievement by a senior religious studies major or double dra is a double major in Religious Studies and History.

Region & Culture Cross-cultural study of religious phenomena including cults in North America, health, healing and religion, death and dying. Western Religious Traditions Courses cover Christian thought from all historical periods, Jewish history and philosophy and Islam, the encounter between religious thought and modernity.

He is the co-editor “Children of Immigrants in the Age of Deportation”, a Special issue of Ethnic and Racial Studies (Jan. (to be published as a book by Routledge in ); and co-authored “Class and Ambition in the Status Attainment Process: A Spanish Replication"", British Journal of Sociol and "Emerging Global Cities.

The graduate programs in the Department of History at the University of North Texas help you shape the future in higher education, public service and research. We offer course work leading to a Master of Arts, Master of Science or Doctor of Philosophy degree.

On. By Eboo Patel Scholars from a range of fields have long taken an interest in how people who orient around religion differently interact with one another.

As the activity in this area increases, one crucial role for the academy is to give some definition to what is clearly an emerging field of research, study, and practice.Schools and Centers The Graduate Theological Union, created inis a consortium of interdependent theological schools, centers, and affiliates committed to collaboration with one another in order to offer a stronger graduate degree program than any .Bethany Moreton is a series editor for Columbia University Press’s Studies in the History of U.S.

Capitalism and the Spring Heilbroner Fellow in Capitalism Studies at the New School for Social Research in New York. Since receiving her doctorate in history at Yale inshe has been a Visiting Scholar at the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in Cambridge and a .