Conference (EASR) contribution: 'A critical assessment of recent theories of religious evolution'

Jakob De Roover will present a paper and Sarah Claerhout will chair 2 sessions at the annual conference of the European Association for the study of Religion in Stockholm.
Conference team 'Ends and Beginnings'.

For more information on the contribution of Jakob De Roover, see presentations.

organisation(s):

Research Centre Vergelijkende Cultuurwetenschap, European Association for the Study of Religion

location

Sweden

type (discipline):

Conference / Congres / Symposium | Collaborations of UGent Faculty (Religious Studies | Comparative Science of Cultures)

Contacts:

Dr. Jakob De Roover
jakob.deroover@gmail.com
phone: 0032 9 264 93 72

Fri, August 24th 2012

9:00 till 11:00 Panel: From the beginning of axial religion to the end of disenchantment: A critical assessment of recent theories of religious evolution read more

From the beginning of axial religion to the end of disenchantment: A critical assessment of recent theories of religious evolution
Chair: Sarah Claerhout
Contributors
- Vanheeswijck, Guido: The Future of the Christian Past: Marcel Gauchet and Charles Taylor on the Essence of Religion and its Evolution
- Latré, Stijn: Religion in Human Evolution: Comparing Bellah to Taylor and Gauchet
- De Roover, Jakob: Has there been an evolution of religion from the axial age to the secular age?
Recent theories assessed in the light of Asian cultures
- Open discussion

Venue

Södertörn University
room: Room 652
Alfred Nobels allé 7
141 89 Huddinge Stockholm
Sweden
http://webappl.web.sh.se/p3/ext/content.nsf/aget?openagent&site=om_sodertorn_engelsk

Sat, August 25th 2012

16:00 till 18:00 Adapting tradition in the West read more

Chair: Sarah Claerhout

Venue

Södertörn University
room: Room 652
Alfred Nobels allé 7
141 89 Huddinge Stockholm
Sweden
http://webappl.web.sh.se/p3/ext/content.nsf/aget?openagent&site=om_sodertorn_engelsk

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