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[ 10.02.2011 ] - “Globalization and Localization: Theory, problems and practices of religious conversion in Europe. Historical and contemporary examples”

International conference will be held in Latvia University, Riga (Latvia) on February 10 – 11. 2011.

 
 
February 10, Latvia University, Riga, Raiņa bulvāris 19
 
Round table about actual problems of religious conversion.
Researchers as well as representatives of different religious organizations, governmental and non-governmental institutions and mass media will be participating.
 
February 11, Latvia University, Rīga, Raiņa bulvāris 19­
 
Papers of foreign experts and scholars will be presented.
 
We are fortunate to have as visiting conference:
 
Maria Baghramian (Irland, UCD)
Religious diversity and relativistic approaches to the question of faith
 
Gloria Durka (USA)
Inter-religious Education and Conversion in a Divided World: Perspectives from the United States
 
Massimo Leone (Italy)
The semiotics of religious conversion
 
Mikhail Odincov (Russia)
The Feedom of Conscience in Russia: between the soviet past and European present
 
Leon Moosavi (Great Britain)
Conversion to Islam in Britain
 
Cezare Poppi (Italy)
‘All Shades of Gray’. The Interface of Christianity and Islam in the Early Modern Mediterranean: Anthropological Perspectives.
 

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