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December 9, 2016

Professor Fabrizio Ferrari to present his work at the national symposium ‘On Healing: Anthropology, Drugs and Neurosciences’

Professor Fabrizio Ferrari has been invited to present his work on ‘Indian Materia Medica.

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November 9, 2016

The Dead Sea Copper Scroll

A Public Event in Honour of the Appointment of   Professor George J. Brooke  as Visiting Professor in Biblical Studies in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies.

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October 20, 2016

Spaces of Hope Symposium

The purpose of the event is to bring together thought leaders and practitioners to engage with the Spaces of Hope framework for purposes of partnership generation.  The focus is to explore the conn

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September 16, 2016

New volume explores how religion both confronts and obscures inequalities

The collection of essays explores the ways religion confronts and obscures social inequalities in everyday life, and argues that when religion is left out of social scientific analyses it can resul

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August 15, 2016

Three volumes on Nature in South Asian Traditions for Professors Ferrari and Dänhardt

On 15 August 2016 the third and last part of a three-volume set on Nature in South Asian Traditions edited by Professor Fabrizio Ferrari and Professor Thomas Dähnhardt (Università Ca’ Foscari di Ve

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June 11, 2016

Teachers go back to university for a day

On June 11th 19 A level teachers gave up their Saturday to come to the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, in order to engage in some serious and focused study of Christianity in the run-

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May 20, 2016

Shi‘a Minorities in the Contemporary World: Migration, Transnationalism and Multilocality: International Conference at the Chester Centre for Islamic Studies, 20-21 May 2016

The Chester Centre for Islamic Studies (CCIS) at the University of Chester held its first international conference examining the global presence of Shi‘a minorities outside of the so-called Muslim

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April 29, 2016

House of Lords Meeting on Religion and Public Policy

On the 12th of April the Reimagining Religion project met with key voices and practitioners at the House of Lords to discuss public policy with respect to the role of religious identity, practice a

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February 2, 2016

Research on Anglican and Beothuk relations in Newfoundland

Dr Suzanne Owen (Chester) with Rev. Dr Joanne Mercer (Newfoundland) are doing a collaborative research project on Anglican and Beothuk relations in Newfoundland.

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January 29, 2016

TRS Chester rated equal 1st in the UK for student satisfaction

Scoring 100% in the 2015 National Student Survey for overall student satisfaction, TRS at Chester is now ranked equal first out of all TRS departments in the UK for student satisfa

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