Events of the Department of Religious Diversity (in descending order)

Location: MPI-MMG, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12, Göttingen

"Social life of Banknotes"

Tuesday Seminar Winter 2012/2013

"Golden Rule Catholicism: Lived Religion and Young People in the Philippines"

Tuesday Seminar Winter 2012/2013
  • Date: Sep 25, 2012
  • Time: 15:30 - 17:00
  • Speaker: Jayeel Serrano Cornelio (MPI-MMG)
  • Jayeel Serrano Cornelio received his MSocSci (2007) and PhD (2011) degrees in sociology from the National University of Singa­pore. He was a recipient of the Asia Research Institute PhD grant, the Graduate Scholarship for ASEAN Nationals, and the Lee Foundation Prize for academic excellence. He was visi­ting research student at the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion at Lancaster University and visiting research associate at the Institute of Philippine Culture. In the Philippines, he has also been research fellow at the East Asian Pastoral Institute and instructor in sociology and development studies at the Ateneo de Manila University.
  • Location: MPI-MMG, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12, Göttingen
  • Room: Conference Room

"Ethnic Diversity, Social Polarization, and Political Representation in Multicultural Taiwan"

Tuesday Seminar Spring/Summer 2012

"Actants Amassing: What’s Wrong with Durkheim and Mauss?"

Tuesday Seminar Spring/Summer 2012
  • Date: May 25, 2012
  • Time: 10:30 - 12:00
  • Speaker: Adam Chau (University of Cambridge)
  • Adam Chau was born in Beijing and grew up in Beijing and Hong Kong (hence the Anglicised Cantonese romanisation of my Chinese name). His undergraduate and graduate training in sociocultural anthropology was done in the US. His doctoral fieldwork was conducted in Shaanbei (northern Shaanxi Province) in the Yulin and Yan’an prefectures, on the cultural, social and political aspects of the revival of popular religion in rural China during the reform period. The results of that research have been published in a monograph (Miraculous Response: Doing Popular Religion in Contemporary China; 2006, Stanford University Press) and a series of journal articles. After having lived in the US for more than a dozen years, Adam chau came to the UK in 2005, and has taught at Oxford and SOAS respectively before coming to Cambridge.
  • Location: MPI-MMG, Hermann-Föge-Weg 12, Göttingen
  • Room: Conference Room

"Indian Religiosities"

Workshops, conferences 2012
20 minutes for each presentation [more]

"Sacred missions and national identities: Modernist teleology in Siberian religious revivalism "

Tuesday Seminar Spring/Summer 2012

"Multiculturalism in South Korea"

Workshops, conferences 2012
Two Korean scholars will visit our institute and present their papers on Korean multiculturalism. Taking on one hand a developmental perspective and on the other an exploration into civilizational ethics, these papers open a dialogue into the state project of multiculturalism. Please join us for what promises to be invigorating discussion!! [more]

"Urban Aspirations in Seoul (The Seoul Lab)"

Workshops, conferences 2012
The 1st Lab Meeting Program. [more]
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