PhD ceremony: Mr. J.W. Boekhoven, 11.00 uur, Academiegebouw, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Dissertation: Genealogies of shamanism. Struggles for power, charisma and authority
Promotor(s): prof. Y.B. Kuiper, prof. J.N. Bremmer
Faculty: Theology and Religious Studies
Read press release: http://www.rug.nl/corporate/nieuws/archief/archief2011/nieuwsberichten/084_Boekhoven
How is it possible that an albatross doesn’t crash and die when it lands? And how come its large wings don’t break due to air resistance? That is what you would expect, according to the laws of aerodynamics. However, Professor Eize Stamhuis has discovered...
Religious Heritage in a Diverse Europe
On 18 April 2019, Marije Coster will be awarded a PhD in the Faculty of Theology and Religious Studies for her thesis titled The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Allegiance and Authority in the Poetical Discourse of Muḥammad’s Lifetime.