Invitation: 22nd Nordic Conference for Sociology of Religion 2014


Change and Continuity – Religion, State, Civil Society

We are delighted to invite you to submit proposals for sessions and papers on this theme

Date: 20 – 22 August 2014
Place: University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Humanities, Njalsgade 122, 2300 Copenhagen
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Keynote Speakers:

  • Martin Baumann, Professor at the Study of Religions, University of Lucerne
  • Lori G. Beaman, Professor at Department for Classics and Religious Studies, University of Ottawa
  • Peter Gundelach, Professor of Sociology, University of Copenhagen
  • Viktor Yelensky, Professor at Department for the Study of Religion, The Ukrainian National Academy of Sciences

The 22nd Nordic Conference for Sociology of Religion seeks a more thorough understanding – theoretically as well as empirically – of the dynamic interrelations of religion, state and civil society. In short, we would like to find out how this interrelation is part of processes of change and continuity in society today. In line with the traditions of the Nordic conferences, contributions addressing this scope as well as other topics within the sociology of religion are welcome!

Call for Sessions: Deadline 1 November 2013
Call for Papers: Deadline 1 March 2014
Registration: Deadline 31 May 2014

Organisers: Professor, dr. phil. Margit Warburg, Assistant Professor, PhD, Brian Arly Jacobsen and Astrid Krabbe Trolle, Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies