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CFP: Tenth International Conference on Religion and Spirituality in Society

Tuesday, May 28, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Rosalind V. Rini Larson
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The Tenth International Conference on Religion and Spirituality in Society will be held April 30–May 1, 2020 at UBC Robson Square in Vancouver, Canada.

Proposals are invited for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, colloquia, focused discussions, innovation showcases, virtual posters, or virtual lightning talks. The conference features research addressing the annual themes and the 2020 Special Focus: "Conservation, Environmentalism, and Stewardship—Ecological Spirituality as Common Ground."

 

Themes:

  • Religious values and aspirations
  • Sacred sources: sites, narratives, texts
  • Religious philosophies and philosophies of religion
  • Theological sources and resources
  • World sources: religious and secular cosmologies
  • Creation accounts in science and religion
  • World destinies: religious and secular eschatologies
  • Reason and faith: congruencies and conflicts
  • Traditional, modern, and postmodern orientations to religion
  • Science and religion: congruencies and conflicts on the sources of design in the natural world
  • Religious counterpoints: agnosticism, atheism, materialism, and secularism
  • Religious prophets: their messages and their meanings
  • Religiosity: measures, forms, and levels of religious commitment
  • Religion and law
  • Religion and commerce
  • The natural, the human, and the supernatural
  • Rites and sites of passage: birth, adulthood, marriage, death
  • Medical ethics and bioethics
  • Anthropologies, psychologies, and sociologies of religion

 

Keywords:

  • Values
  • Sacred Texts Theology
  • Cosmology
  • Eschatology
  • Science
  • Atheism
  • Rites
  • Ethics

 

Submit your proposal by June 24, 2019.

 

For more information, visit the conference webpage



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