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AMERICAN ACADEMY OF RELIGION WESTERN REGION (AARWR): Religion and Resistance

2019 ANNUAL CONFERENCE | CALL FOR PAPERS
Arizona State University | March 2-3, 2019
2019 Annual Conference Theme:
Religion and Resistance

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The overall focus of the 2019 conference is Religion and Resistance. In several senses, all religion and religious expression contain forms of resistance, whether having to do with faith and particular beliefs (e.g., the very claim of revelation, or the transcendent) or their prescriptions for conduct. Beyond the theological and ethical, however, while simultaneously being artifacts of culture, religious material expression is also countercultural.

We invite our colleagues to consider how might resistance best be understood within religious traditions. Where might underexplored figures, movements, and ideas be found for better understanding how resistance has worked historically and in the contemporary moment? Resistance may relate to particular acts (e.g., resistance to particular sins via violent/non-violent action), or resistance to other operative powers and principalities, or to other normative orders in relation to dominant social structures.

Religion has also expressed alternative public and private forms of political resistance. Calvin explained to the King of France that “we must not only resist, but boldly attack prevailing evils.” Buddhism came about through a realization of the need to oppose and remove suffering from the world’s normal order. Judaism and Islam were birthed amid cultural decadence and … read more

American Asian Religious Studies 
Buddhist Studies
Catholic Studies
Ecology and Religion 
Ethics
Education and Pedagogy
Goddess Studies:
Graduate Student Professional Development
History of Christianity
Indigenous Religions
Islamic Studies
Jewish Studies
Latina, Latino, and Latin American Religion
Nineteenth Century
Pagan Studies
Philosophy of Religion
Psychology, Culture, and Religion
Queer Studies in Religion
Religion and the Arts
Religion, Science, and Technology 
Religion and Social Sciences
Religion in America
Religion, Literature, and Film
Religions of Asia
Womanist/Pan-African
Women and Religion

מפרסם ההודעה
מערכת רמה - רשת מדעי הרוח והחברה
כתובת מלאה
Arizona State University, Tempe Campus, טמפה, אריזונה, ארצות הברית
מפה
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