Carl

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Name: Carl Morris
Date registered: January 26, 2012

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  1. Book: Materiality and the Study of Religion — January 26, 2017
  2. Book: Religion, Equalities, and Inequalities — January 26, 2017
  3. Sociology of Religion Study Group (SocRel) Annual Conference 2017 — September 28, 2016
  4. British Sociological Association Annual Conference 2017 Recovering the Social: Personal Troubles and Public Issues — September 27, 2016
  5. PETER B. CLARKE Memorial Essay Prize 2017 – Call for Essay Submissions — September 19, 2016

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Jan 26

Book: Materiality and the Study of Religion

Materiality and the Study of Religion Edited by Tim Hutchings and Joanne McKenzie Routledge, 2017     Material culture has emerged in recent decades as a significant theoretical concern for the study of religion. This book contributes to and evaluates this material turn, presenting thirteen chapters of new empirical research and theoretical reflection from some …

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Jan 26

Book: Religion, Equalities, and Inequalities

Religion, Equalities and Inequalities Edited by Dawn Llewellyn and Sonya Sharma Routledge, 2016     Presenting cutting edge research on how religion can confront and obscure social inequalities in everyday life, Religion, Equalities and Inequalities argues that when religion is left out of social scientific analyses, it can result in incomplete analyses that conceal pathways …

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Sep 28

Sociology of Religion Study Group (SocRel) Annual Conference 2017

On the Edge? Centres and Margins in the Sociology of Religion Wednesday 12th July – Friday 14th July 2017 University of Leeds Click HERE to register Keynote Speakers Professor Bryan Turner (City University of New York) Professor Kim Knott (University of Lancaster) Professor Philip Mellor (University of Leeds) Professor Sarah Bracke (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) Professor …

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Sep 27

British Sociological Association Annual Conference 2017 Recovering the Social: Personal Troubles and Public Issues

Manchester University April 4-6, 2017 Call for Papers: The last few decades have seen the rise of a culture of hyper-individualism in the UK, USA and elsewhere, reversing a tentative trend towards greater social cohesion and solidarity that began to emerge in the first half of the 20th century. The current scenario has largely been driven …

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Sep 19

PETER B. CLARKE Memorial Essay Prize 2017 – Call for Essay Submissions

The Winner of the Essay Prize will receive: a Free Full Pass for the Annual Socrel Conference 12-14 July 2017, Leeds University a cheque for £100 (sponsored by Taylor & Francis) a £50 voucher for books from Taylor & Francis (sponsored by Routledge) a year’s subscription to the Journal of Contemporary Religion an opportunity to …

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Aug 03

Socrel Annual Bursary Scheme

These bursaries have been created to help postgraduate students (PGs), Early Career Scholars (ECS) and low income or unwaged Socrel members with the costs associated with attending the Socrel annual conference (University of Leeds, 12-14 July 2017). They are exclusively to support attending and presenting a paper at the annual conference. Please consult the information …

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Jul 15

Religion and the Media: A postgraduate and early careers training day

Following a recent sociological interest in religion and the media, coupled with the need for academic public engagement, this year’s training workshop theme is: ‘Religion and the Media’. Professor Reina Lewis & Michael Wakelin BSA Meeting Room, Imperial Wharf, London Wednesday 2nd November 2016, 10am – 5pm In our morning session, you will have a …

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Jul 04

SocRel Chair’s Response Day 2016: Connecting for Change: emerging research and policy on religion and belief in the public sphere

Friday 21st October, 10 a.m. -4 p.m. BSA Meeting Room, Imperial Wharf, London Keynote speaker: Professor Tariq Modood (University of Bristol) Please book here. Programme 10.00               Welcome 10.05               Keynote – Prof Tariq Modood 10.50               Coffee 11.00               Dr Erica Howard: Offending religious feelings? Political rhetoric, freedom of expression and religious hate speech 11.40               Sandra …

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Jun 30

Socrel Seed Corn Funding Competition Call for Applications

As part of its ongoing effort to invest in its membership, Socrel invites applications for seed corn funding to support the development of significant and innovative work in the sociology of religion. This competition is open to Socrel members at any stage of their careers who are also members of the British Sociological Association (BSA) …

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Oct 19

Socrel Annual Conference – Construction and disruption: The power of religion in the public sphere

Sociology of Religion Study Group (SocRel) Annual Conference Tuesday 12th – Thursday 14th July 2016 Lancaster University FINAL CONFERENCE PROGRAMME AVAILABLE HERE. Keynote speakers Professor Lori Beaman (University of Ottowa) Professor Gordon Lynch (Kent University) Professor Robert Beckford (Canterbury Christ Church University) Dr Abby Day (Goldsmiths and Kent University) Dr Shuruq Naguib (Lancaster University) The …

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