Events:

Buddhism workshop with Professor Jay Garfield

Updates:

Research Fellow on transnational Twelver Shiism - University of Birmingham

Deadline extension: The Bloomsbury Handbook of Religion and Migration

A New Issue of the Sociology of Islam: Leading the Faithful: Religious Authority in the Contemporary Middle East (Volume 6, Issue 2, 2018)

PhD Scholarships at Macquarie University, Australia

Call for Papers: [Khoja Studies] Following ‘The Way’- Historicizing the Interspace among Indic Religions

Conferences / call for papers:

AASR and NZASR Conference 2018

APTO 2018 Conference in Suva Fiji, The closing date for paper proposals is Friday 15 June. Enquiries, please email: Bob Dixon r.dixon@pro.catholic.org.au

Australasian Association of Buddhist Studies Conference 2018

Religious History Association of Aotearoa New Zealand and the School of Humanities, Massey University, Conference: ‘Religion Matters’: Celebrating the Work of Professor Peter Lineham; Dates: Monday 3 and Tuesday 4 December 2018; Location: Massey University (Albany Campus)

Workshop Religious Contact in Scandinavia 1500-1750

Summer School "Islam in Russia"

Special Issue -Worldviews in creating meaning and purpose for learning

CfP: “the twenty-first century state in Catholic social teaching” for Solidarity: The Journal of Catholic Social Thought and Secular Ethics

9th International Conference on Religion & Spirituality in Society, University of Granada, Granada, Spain 25–26 April 2019

Academic Publications

Journal of Beliefs and Values - special issue on Religious Literacy

Nordisk judaistik/Scandinavian Jewish Studies has been published

PEW Research Centre: Being Christian in Western Europe

Hashas, Mohammed, Jan Jaap de Ruiter, and Niels Valdemar Vinding (eds), Imams in Western Europe: Developments, Transformations, and Institutional Challenges. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2018 doi: 10.5117/9789462983830/ch01

Sociology of Islam Volume 6, Issue 1, 2018

Approaching Religion (Vol. 8/1) published: The history of modern Western esotericism