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Fundamentalism

Fundamentalism means the literal and dogmatic interpretation of holy texts (but these may also be secular texts), the prescriptive indications of which are considered the foundations of all action.

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Secularisation and Post-Secularisation

“Secularisation” means the process that has above all characterised western countries during the contemporary era and led to the progressive abandonment of religious rules and sacral kinds of behaviour..

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Islamism

Islamism is a highly militant mobilizing ideology selectively developed out of Islam’s scriptures, texts, legends, historical precedents, organizational experiences and present-day grievances, all as a defensive reaction against the long-term erosion of Islam’s primacy over the public...

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Christianity

Generally speaking, “Christianity” means the ensemble of churches, communities, sects, groups, but also the ideas and concepts following the preaching of he who is generally considered the founder of this religion, Jesus of Nazareth, a travelling preacher from Galilee, born between 4 B.

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The Diaspora

Literally a diaspora is the “dispersion of a people leaving their homeland and migrating in various directions”.

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Istanbul Seminars 2016

Istanbul Seminars 2016

Speakers and participants

Speakers participating in the Istanbul Seminars 2016


About

Purpose and History


Students and Scholars

Information and introductory readings for students and young scholars. Applications  are closed.


NEW: The Summer School (22-28 May 2016)

The Summer School will be held at Istanbul Bilgi University on 22-28 May 2016 (including the Seminars). Participants will receive 5 ECTS. APPLICATIONS CLOSED.


Visitors | Where and when

The Seminars are free and open to All. However space is limited.


Program

Religion, Rights and the Public Sphere


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