Announcements

THE PHILOSOPHIC ROOTS OF MODERN IDEOLOGY: LIBERALISM, CONSERVATISM, MARXISM, FASCISM, NAZISM, ISLAMISM, AND FEMINISM

Rick Matthews has just published the 5th, update edition, of his co-authored text THE PHILOSOPHIC ROOTS OF MODERN IDEOLOGY: LIBERALISM, CONSERV

is an edited collection on Religion, Gender, and Politics. It explores the contested relationship
between feminism and secularism through a series of case studies, featuring perspectives from
the global North and South. It offers insights beyond those of the Abrahamic traditions, and
includes multiple examples from South Asia. By decentering the European

The Immanent Frame is a website sponsored by the Social Sciences Research Council (SSRC) which publishes research on religion, secularism and the public sphere.  Contributions are by invitation usually.

https://tif.ssrc.org/2018/09/20/teaching-with-the-immanent-frame/#Deo

 

Recent publication

Deo, Nandini (ed). 2018. Postsecular Feminisms: Religion and Gender in Transnational Context

New York: Bloomsbury Academic.
Vera Fennell

Associate Professor Vera Fennell presented at the 5th Conference of the "Chinese in Africa/Africans in China Research Network" Conference

University Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium; June 28-30, 2018

Breena Holland

Associate Professor Breena Holland gave an invited talk on "Spending too much: The ecological limits of wealth appropriation"

 

 

Nandini Deo

Congratulations to Professor Deo for being one of four co-applicants from India, the Netherlands, and the USA to be awarded 499,000 Euros from the Dutch Foriegn Ministry to investigate civil society organization partnerships in India. 

https://www.nwo.nl/en/research-and-results/programmes/assumptions

They will be hiring six postdocs to conduct research over the next 18 months.