Webpages tagged with «religion»

fin whale skeleton, display, temple,
Published Feb. 4, 2020 7:50 PM

How can the environmental humanities engage more critically with topics of religion? Associate professor in Japan Studies and project leader Aike Rots presents Whales of Power and the research project's main objectives.

Published Oct. 3, 2018 11:03 AM
Published Nov. 24, 2017 11:56 AM
Munks with weapons and some people showing anger to them. The devil is there. Many colours. Painting.
Published Nov. 2, 2012 9:24 AM

Value Politics is an interdisciplinary research group studying the various ways that religion features in day to day international politics. The team has co-written a book on religion in international politics (Religion, State and the United Nations, Routledge 2017).

Whereas religious violence and terrorism have attracted much scholarly interest, religious actors involved in ordinary political processes have largely gone unnoticed. Similarly, the impact of religious values and ideas in ordinary political processes is a much neglected topic in the study of religion as well as political science.