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Saturday, February 13th, 2010
Levinas Ethics and Inter-religious Dialogue
Levinas Ethics and Inter-religious Dialogue
This presentation is begun with the statement: “Philosophy is not an exact science.” At least that is what the author thought. The presentation itself is divided into four section i.e. Apologia pro philosophia; Bibliography of Emmanuel Levinas; Levinas ethics; and Inter-religious...
Thursday, February 11th, 2010
Discourse Analysis in Religious Studies: A Comparative Analysis of Tazania, Indonesia, and The Netherlands
Discourse Analysis in Religious Studies: A Comparative Analysis of Tazania, Indonesia, and The Netherlands
WEDNESDAY FORUMNovember 4, 2009Discourse Analysis in Religious Studies: A Comparative Analysis of Tazania, Indonesia, and The NetherlandsBy: Prof. Dr. FRANS WIJSENA professor at Faculty of Religious Studies Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands    For the past few decades there has been...
Thursday, February 11th, 2010
Levinasian Ethics and Inter-Religious Dialogue
Levinasian Ethics and Inter-Religious Dialogue
Dear all,We are delighted to invite you to: CRCS-ICRS WEDNESDAY FORUMLevinasian Ethics and Inter-Religious DialogueThe work of Emmanuel Levinas (1906-1995) poses a challenge to traditional ethical systems, in its radical reorientation of subjectivity. This presentation aims to introduce Levinas and...
Monday, February 1st, 2010
Christian-Islamic Dialog in Austria 's Foreign Policy
Christian-Islamic Dialog in Austria 's Foreign Policy
Date: Wednesday, 5 November 2008Time: 12.30 pm – 2.30 pm (free lunch)Venue: Room 306, UGM Graduate School Jln. Teknika Utara Pogung Yogyakarta 55281Speaker: Dr. Elisabeth KaramatAbout the speaker:Dr.Elisabeth Karamat is an Austrian Diplomat currently working in the  Ministry of Foreign Affairs...
Wednesday, November 4th, 2009
Discourse analysis in Religious Studie
Discourse analysis in Religious Studie
Speaker:Prof. Dr. FRANS WIJSEN Topic:Discourse analysis in Religious Studies: A Comparative Analysis of Tanzania, Indonesia, the NetherlandDate:Wednesday, Nov 4, 2009Time:12.30  pm – 2.30 pm Venue:Room 306, Third floor, UGM Graduate SchoolJln. Teknika Utara Pogung YogyakartaAbstract:For the past...
Tuesday, October 27th, 2009
Gender as a Category of Thought in Islam
Gender as a Category of Thought in Islam
Dear CRCS & ICRS students, faculty and guestsWe kindly invite you to participate in the CRCS & ICRS Wednesday Forum of next week: Speaker:Prof. AMINA WADUDTopic:Gender as a Category of Thought in Islam Date:Wednesday, October 28, 2009Time:12.30  pm – 2.30 pmVenue:Room 306, Third floor, UGM...
Tuesday, October 20th, 2009
THE STORY OF RAMA AND SINTA IN INDIAN TRADITION
THE STORY OF RAMA AND SINTA IN INDIAN TRADITION
 MANY VIEWS OF A RELIGIOUS NARRATIVE:THE STORY OF RAMA AND SINTA IN INDIAN TRADITIONAbstract:While some religious texts remain static over time, the Ramayana epic has been retold in a variety of ways over the centuries and across South Asia. In this lecture, I will examine how various oral...
Tuesday, October 6th, 2009
JEWISH SUFISM IN THE MEDIEVAL ISLAM
JEWISH SUFISM IN THE MEDIEVAL ISLAM
BEYOND SYNCRETISM: JEWISH SUFISM IN THE MEDIEVAL ISLAMAbstract:The postmodern era witnessed the rise of hybrid identities and cross-cultural religious phenomenon. Madonna's Qabbalah practice, without a requirement to join Jewish community, is one of numerous examples of such exercises. In this...
Tuesday, September 29th, 2009
ETHICAL RESPONSES TO THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC CRISIS
ETHICAL RESPONSES TO THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC CRISIS
Date:Wednesday, Sept 30, 2009Time:12.30 00 pm – 2.30 pm Venue:Room 306, Third floor, UGM Graduate SchoolJln. Teknika Utara Pogung YogyakartSpeaker:Prof. Dr. Christoph StueckelbergerAbout the SpeakerProf. Dr. Christoph Stückelberger is founder, was president and is now the Executive Director of...
Friday, September 11th, 2009
INTERFAITH DIALOGUE AND MULTIFAITH CURRICULUM
INTERFAITH DIALOGUE AND MULTIFAITH CURRICULUM
AbstractPeople of faith are brothers and sisters in their love of God. Siblings may argue sometimes, but their celebrations of family are always occasions for hearing one another and healing any wounds.Melbourne, Australia, is a centre for interfaith dialogue, multifaith curriculum and...