Seminars, lectures 2012

„Intersections of Religion and Ethnicity“
Institute Colloquium Winter 2011/2012
Helene Basu (Münster): "Transcending Religious and Ethnic Differences: Practical Rationalities of Healing in Western India"
Institute Colloquium “Intersections of Religion and Ethnicity”, 12 January 2012
Thijl Sunier (Amsterdam): "Beyond the Domestication of Islam in Europe"
Institute Colloquium “Intersections of Religion and Ethnicity”, 19 January 2012
Ji Zhe (Paris): "Chinese Buddhism as Social Force: Thirty Years of Revival"
Institute Colloquium “Intersections of Religion and Ethnicity”, 26 January 2012
Olivier Roy (Florenz): "Religion and Culture: the Growing Gap"
Institute Colloquium “Intersections of Religion and Ethnicity”, 2 February 2012
Regulations of Cultural Diversity
Institute Colloquium Spring/Summer 2012
Monika Wohlrab-Sahr (University of Leipzig): "Multiple Secularities: A Cultural Sociological Approach"
Institute Colloquium “Regulations of Cultural Diversity”, 3 May 2012
Markus DRESSLER (Technical University Istanbul): "Secularism and Religion-Making: The Case of Turkey"
Institute Colloquium “Regulations of Cultural Diversity”, 28 June 2012
Günther SCHLEE (MPI for Social Anthropology Halle/Saale): "How Empires Handle Ethnic Diversity"
Institute Colloquium “Regulations of Cultural Diversity”, 12 July 2012
Institute Colloquium Winter 2012/2013
Li Zhang (University of California, Davis): “Refashioning the Self through New Therapeutics in Urban China”, 11 October 2012
Institute Colloquium Winter 2012/2013
David Palmer (University of Hong Kong): “Transnational Daoist Dis-Orientations and the Predicament of Modern Spirituality”, 1 November 2012
Migrant Encounters
15-28 November 2012
Institute Colloquium Winter 2012/2013
Triadafilos Triadafilopoulos (University of Toronto): “Why Canada’s Conservative Party Supports Multiculturalism: How Political Incentives Can Drive Ideological Innovation”, 22 November 2012
Institute Colloquium Winter 2012/2013
Felicitas Hillmann (Freie Universität Berlin): “From Urban Marginality to Marginal Urbanity”, 13 December 2012