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What Religious People Think About Science (and Scientists)

Elaine Howard Ecklund, PhD Herbert S. Autrey Chair in Social Sciences Director, Religion and Public Life Rice UniversityDr. Gregory Cootsona Comparative Religion and Humanities Department CSU,…

From  Jeff Layne on January 31st, 2019 1 likes 222 plays 0  

What Scientists Think About Religion and Religious People

Elaine Howard Ecklund, PhD Professor of Sociology at Rice University Director, Religion and Public Life Herbert S. Autrey Chair in Social Sciences Dr. Elaine Howard Ecklund’s presentation…

From  Jeff Layne on January 29th, 2019 0 likes 206 plays 0  

Longevity of the Ottoman ‘Imaret'

Rod Thomson Student, California State University, Chico In the Ottoman Empire, social welfare and humanitarian relief was provided by the institution known as Waaf. Rod Thomson examines this…

From  Jeff Layne on October 6th, 2016 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Thinking Outside the Xbox: the play between religion and video games

Gregory Price Grieve Faculty, Department of Religious Studies, University of North Carolina at Greensboro Professor Gregory Price Grieves’ work investigates the role that popular forms of…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 56 plays 0