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Transformations of Religion and Culture in Contemporary India: Studentenconferentie

Wanneer:za 23-08-2014 09:15 - 17:00
Waar:Zittingzaal, Faculteit Godgeleerdheid en Godsdienstwetenschap, Oude Boteringestraat 38 Groningen

De studenten van de summerschool Transformations of Religion and Culture in Contemporary India presenteren hun onderzoek tijdens de afsluitende dag op 23 augustus in de vorm van een studentenconferentie. Alle geïnteresseerden zijn welkom!


9:15 – 9:30



10:00 – 10:40

Welcome and Introduction

Contemporary Islamic Evangelism in the Light of Science and Modernity: The Case of Dr. Zakir Naik - Shireen Azam, Manipal University

10:40 – 11:20

Voices from the Muslim ‘periphery’: Doing fieldwork in tribal Middle India - Eva Reichel, Free University, Berlin

11:20 – 12:00

Locating the ‘Marwari Entrepreneur-Community' in Max Weber's Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism - Swati Mantri, Department of Humanities & Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch Break

13:00 – 13:40

Transformation of Religious Life of the Sikkimese Tribes - Pooja Thapa, Institute for Social and Economic Change, Bangalore

13:40 – 14:20

Conflict, Gender & Kinship in Meghalaya: Women's Voice and Agency in Conflict-Ridden Lifeworlds in Meghalaya - Nikolaus M. Gerold, LMU Munich

14:20 – 15:00

Labour, Religion and Power in Kolkata's Construction Industry - Manvi Agarwal, Presidency University, Kolkata

15:00 – 15:30


15:30 – 16:10

Descriptions and Denunciation: Analysing Academic Discourse on the Hindutva Movement - Garima Raghuvanshy, University of Groningen

16:10 – 16:50

Liberating Knowledge in Early Modern and Modern Advaita Vedānta - Pawel Odyniec, Uppsala University

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